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Lady Time (Neiti Aika, Elina Talvensaari)
08.03.2020
Director Elina Talvensaari received the Church Media Foundation Award for her documentary "Lady Time" at the 50th Tampere Film Festival.
10.11.2015
Ylva Liljeholms report focusses on two issues, the Mexican films in the international competition and the representation of women by and in the festival selection.
16.10.2015
Burton Buller writes about the film which won a Commendation of the Ecumenical Jury in Montreal 2015.
16.10.2015
Burton Buller, member of the Ecumenical Jury in Montreal 2015, tells about his impressions of the festival and the jury experience.
20.08.2015
Ola Sigurdson, member of the Ecumenical Jury Locarno 2015, reports about his experiences as film juror.
16.08.2015
In his essay about the Festival de Cannes 2015 jury member Jolyon Mitchell reflects on the use and the meaning of faces in media communication
21.06.2015
Zlin is a true international film festival with this year’s Official Competition films originating from 15 countries. The overall theme apparent from this year’s competitive slate of films seemed to be that of a young protagonist from a broken home that is forced into adulthood a bit too quickly, leaving innocence and childhood behind, in order to care for or teach an adult an important life lesson, jury member Douglas Fahleson reports.
20.04.2015
Jury member Bo Torp Pedersen reflects on films rarely shown beyond the festival circuit
15.03.2015
At the International Children's and Young People's Film Festival in Malmö 2015 the Church of Sweden Youth Film Award was conferred to "X+Y" by British film director Morgan Matthews.
04.02.2015
Today, people are more likely to visit the cinema than the church in their search for enlightenment. Cinema and church have a lot in common - they are both "storytelling organisations" as the president of the Protestant film organisation, INTERFILM, puts it.