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LE RENDEZ VOUS BIARRITZ : Roch Bozino and Donatien Pierda will be attending from the 6th to 10th of September. Get in touch for a meeting by sending an email to contact@javafilms.fr

JAVA IS 10! : We will be celebrating our 10 year anniversary with a big party in Paris on September the 23rd. Details to follow...

TIFF : Kathryn Bonnici will be attending from the 10th to the 17th of September. Get in touch for a meeting by sending an email to contact@javafilms.fr

MIPCOM : The Java team will be attending from the 4th to the 8th of October. Get in touch for a meeting by sending an email to contact@javafilms.fr

DOK LEIPZIG : Kathryn Bonnici will be attending from the 26th to 29th of October. Get in touch for a meeting by sending an email to contact@javafilms.fr

MIRADASDOC : Kathryn Bonnici will be attending from the 4th to 5th of November. Get in touch for a meeting by sending an email to contact@javafilms.fr

 

Recent Awards

7 DAYS IN KIGALI Prize of the Youth Jury for Creative Documentaries (FIFDH Geneva 2014)

BIDDER 70 Best Documentary Feature at Filmambiente Rio 2014

CAPITAL C: THE CROWDFUNDING REVOLUTION Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature - World Cinema (Maui Film Festival)

CHECHNYA, WAR WITHOUT TRACE: Grand Prize of the World Organization Against Torture (OMCT) at FIFDH Geneva 2015; FIGRA 2015 Grand Prize (Official Selection - International Competition of Documentaries lasting more than 40 min); Best Film at One World Brussels 2015

EMPTYING THE SKIES 2013 Zelda Penzel Giving Voice To The Voiceless Award; 2014 Laurissilva Ambassador Award (Madeira Film Festival) 2015 Wild & Scenic Award "Best in Theme"

EREBUS: OPERATION OVERDUE Youth Jury Prize at Spotkania Zakopane Mountain Film Festival 2014; Best New zealand Feature, Best Directing, Best Editing & Best Cinematography at NZ Documentary Edge festival 2014 (Auckland & Wellington, NEW ZEALAND)

GAMBLING ON EXTINCTION German Conservation and Sustainability Film Award 2015 (Naturvision Festival, Germany) Prize of the President of the Festival Commitee (International Film Festival Ekotopfilm – Envirofilm 2015, Slovakia)

GLOBAL GAY Grand Prize of the World Organisation against Torture (FIFDH Geneva 2014); Jury’s Special Mention for long feature (Florence Queer Festival)

GMO OMG Best Film at Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival 2014; Best Documentary Film Award at EMA "Environmental Media Association" Awards 2014 (USA); Best Documentary Feature (Premio Aguere) at Cine Escena 2014 (Tenerife, Spain).

I WILL BE MURDERED Special mention by the international jury of the New Filmmakers Competition section at Sao Paulo International Film Festival; Premio Coral (Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano) for best documentary about Latin America by a non latin-american director; Best Director at FICCI in Colombia

IN SEARCH OF BIGFOOT: Best Documentary Prize at Rencontres du Cinéma Européen de Vannes (2015)

LIFE IN FLAMES Named Best Pitched Project at Sunnyside 2014

MURGE, THE COLD WAR FRONT Mediterranean Memory Prize sponsored by INA at Primed 2014

SIERRA LEONE: A CULTURE OF SILENCE: Best Documentary Feature Film (NYC International Film Festival 2014)

SINCE I WAS BORN Primera Mención, Competencia Oficial Internacional de Mediometrajes (FICIP Argentina 2014)

SWEATSHOP: DEADLY FASHION Golden Screen for Best Reality (Gullruten 2015, Norway).

THE COCAINE ROUTE Best Documentary Film Director for Thierry Gaytán (NYC International Film Festival 2014)

THE HARDER THEY FALL Best Foreign Film at International Sport Film Festival Palermo 2015 (Italy)

THE HIGH COST OF CHEAP GAS Main Prize of the Category E Current Affairs. Prize of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Slovak Republic (International Film Festival Ekotopfilm – Envirofilm 2015)

THE POLIO WAR Albert Londres Prize 2014

TRANSGENIC WARS FIGRA Investigation Prize & FIGRA Youth Jury prize

Forthcoming Festivals

AMERICAN JESUS Message2Man (28 Sept to 3 Oct 2015, St Petersburg, RUSSIA)

BANKING NATURE FILMAMBIENTE (27 Aug to 3 Sept 2015, Rio, BRAZIL) DREFF / Dominican Republic Environmental Film Festival (8-13 Sept 2015, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC) GlobaLE Leipzig Film Festival (6. Aug-15. Oct., Leipzig, GERMANY) Filmambiente (27. Aug-3 Sept., Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL)

BORN IN GAZA Toronto Palestine Film festival ( 24-27 Sept 2015, Toronto, CANADA)

CAPITAL C A Design Film Festival (18-26 July, 2015 BANGKOK) A Design Film Festival (5-13 September, 2015 SINGAPORE) A Design Film Festival (8-9 October, 2015 NEW-YORK)

GABO, THE MAGIC OF REALITY Docs DF (15-24 Oct, Mexico DF)

GAMBLING ON EXTINCTION DREFF / Dominican Republic Environmental Film Festival (8-13 Sept 2015, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)

KIDNAPPED FOR CHRIST Message2Man (28 Sept to 3 Oct 2015, St Petersburg, RUSSIA)

STOLEN WARRIORS 26th Internationall Festival of Archaeological Film (6-10 Oct 2015, Rovereto /Trento,Italy)

THE HOMESTRETCH CNEX Documentary Film festival (18-27 Sept. 2015, TAIWAN)

TRANSGENIC WARS FICA 2015 (International Festival of Environmental Film and Video) (11-16th August 2015, Goias, Brazil)

 

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