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09. - 26.10.2014
Luxembourg, Luxembourg


CinEast festival brings Central and Eastern Europe to Luxembourg:

In 2012, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia have been joined by six new countries - three Baltic States (EstoniaLatvia and Lithuania) as well as CroatiaSerbia and Slovenia. This means that the Luxembourg public can see some of the best cinematographic work from a total of 12 countries from the former Communist bloc. With over 50 feature films and 40 short films on offer, the festival provides a fine, varied and in-depth look at the film production of the region.

Around 20 guests (directors, actors, producers etc.) are coming from all over Europe to meet you in the cinemas. The screenings are complemented by many special events: a large photography exhibition at the Abbaye de Neumünster, a big closing concert/party at Tramsschapp Cultural Centre (Limpertsberg), special Balkan and Baltic nights at Melusina, a VJ/DJ evening at d:qliq, and a lot more besides. As in previous years, you will have the opportunity to taste typical snacks and drinks after many of the screenings and enjoy a wide selection of Central and Eastern European dishes at our gastronomic evenings.




Year founded 2008
FocusShort films, Documentary films, Animated films, International festival
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Industry eventCINEAST PRO
Deadline  The 7th edition of CinEast will take place from 9 to 26 October 2014; Both full-length and short films (feature, animated and documentary) can be submitted. Only feature films (running time >60 mins.) will be considered for the official competition; Entry Form by directors from these countries: Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Serbia (works by directors from Bosnia &Herzegovina, FYROM, Montenegro and Kosovo will also be considered). Exceptionally other films having a strong connection to the mentioned countries can be considered; Films must be produced in 2013, 2012, and, exceptionally, in 2011; with English and/or French subtitles (or in English/French). Entry form must be sent by e-mail to DVD screeners (labelled with the titles used on the Entry Form) must be sent to the following address: CinEast Film Festival 1 Rue Paul Medinger L-2142 Luxembourg, Luxembourg. There is no entry fee, but the DVD screener and any other material submitted will be archived by CinEast festival and will not be returned.   (30.06.2014)



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