BRASOV, ROMANIA — Brasov Film Center announced today that the 3rd Annual Brasov International Film Festival & Market, will be held from September 4 to September 14, 2014 in Brasov.
The Festival, presented by Nissa and sponsored by Hiperdia and Klopman International, will take place at the Reduta Cultural Center that houses a 350 seat state-of-the-art theatre and it is situated a few steps from the old city center.
Brasov is located in the central part of the country, about 166 km north of Bucharest. It is surrounded by the Southern Carpathian Mountains and it is part of the Transylvania region. The city is situated 20 minutes from the infamous Dracula Castle and 12 km from the Olympic winter resort town of Poiana Brasov.
A total of eleven films are presented each year; of these, nine films are screened in competition and two are screened out of competition on the opening and closing gala nights.
The deadline for submission of nonviolent feature films with a minimum running time of 85 minutes (no documentaries, cartoons or short films) is May 30, 2014.
The Festival is partner with FilmFreeway and it is accepting film submissions via: FilmFreeway (BRIFF 2014)
For more information on submissions, visit: www.brasovfilmfestival.com (Films)
Starting on August 8, tickets to attend the Festival can be purchased from Eventbrite via: Eventbrite (BRIFF 2014)
For more information on attending the Festival, visit: www.brasovfilmfestival.com (Attendance)
For more information on becoming a Sponsor of the Festival, visit: www.brasovfilmfestival.com(Sponsors)
Films that have participated to the previous editions of the Festival have included ONE DAY (starring Anne Hathaway, directed by Lone Scherfig), ARBITRAGE (starring Richard Gere), SEVEN POUNDS (starring Will Smith, Woody Harrelson), BEING FLYNN (starring Robert De Niro), RABBIT HOLE (starring Nicole Kidman), etc.
Brasov Film Center is the sole owner and organizer of Brasov International Film Festival & Market. Daria Trifu is the Founder and Festival Director, Bruno Pischiutta is the Artistic Consultant, Elio Dell’Unto and Ana-Maria Cioflec are the Programming Coordinators and Nubia Buitrago is the Secretary.
Global Film Studio Inc. is the financier of Brasov International Film Festival & Market. The company is currently running three campaigns on Indiegogo:
FILMING AFRICA, a feature documentary about women slavery and genital mutilation
THE BAD JOKE, a dramatic feature film that illustrates the unhappy circumstances in which many kids between the ages of 14 and 18 are living in many European countries
Brasov International Film Festival & Market, the most important and renowned nonviolent film festival in the world.