First CIFEJ International Media Conference; CIFEJ Days in China and Ukraine
Published on 22/10/2013 at 21:05
CIFEJ Press Release
“CIFEJ Days” was held in Kharkov, Ukraine from September 22 to 28, 2013 with the close collaboration of the CIFEJ Headquarters in Tehran and the International Children Television Festival “Dytiatko” which was opened officially on September 25th.
This event was held few days after the very successful CIFEJ presence in China during 12th China International Children's Film Festival-CICFF which was organized by the Respectful CIFEJ member of the board Dr. Hou Keming, Professor of Beijing Film Academy, Chairperson of China Children's Film Association, and President of China International Children's Film Festival [To see the picture report of the CIFEJ Animation workshop, you are invited to visit Gallery on the CIFEJ website. Other photos pictures will be added in few days, as well].
During the “CIFEJ Days” in Kharkov- the peak of success among all the programmes of CIFEJ in the new term- the First CIFEJ International Media Conference“Global Village, Children, Television and Cinema” was held.
Filmscript workshop “From Idea to Film scriptwriting” conducted by the eminent Iranian filmmaker “Rasoul Sadr Ameli” and animation and documentary film workshop conducted by the CIFEJ member of the Board “ Maikki Kantola”for children and young adults were among other programmes of the CIFEJ day in Kharkov.
The prize of CIFEJ was awarded tothe film “All for one”,Television and Radio Company Sigma, programme Teenager (city of Lozova, Ukraine) and the director Daryna Liubshyna.
CIFEJ PRIZE Winner films in previously held festivals in different parts of the world: A Flame in the Wind, director: Farhad Mehranfar; Harun- Arun, director: Vinod Ganatra; Red like the Sky, director: Cristiano Bortone; Themba, A boy called Hope, director: Stefanie Sycholt; were screened during the festival at children’s schools.
The board of CIFEJ met on September 26thand 27that the Hotel Kharkov conference room to discuss about the future of CIFEJ and its programmes. Organisation of the next CIFEJ General Assembly, initiation of a CIFEJ Club specialized for Children to be familiar with the art of filmmaking suggested and followed up by the Secretary General of CIFEJ, and considering new requests for membership were among the main issues discussed.
President of CIFEJ in Chinese Children's Film Festival
Published on 19/09/2013 at 06:21
Mrs. Firdoze Bulbulia, the President of CIFEJ and the International Jury Member of the 12th China International Children’s Film Festival together with other CIFEJ members and international guests involed in Children's film industry from various parts of the world actively participated in the 2- day " Int'l Children's Film Forum" held during the festival (12/13 Sep., 2014).
CIFEJ Film Workshop in China
Published on 18/09/2013 at 07:31
CIFEJ Film workshops were held successfully during the 12th China International Children’s Film Festival (September 10th to 14th, 2013) in Jilin Province by the CIFEJ Board member, Maikki Kantola from 8 a.m. for children and 9 a.m. for the adults till about 5 p.m.
During these workshops which were full of fun and at the same time educative, children and young people made several animations and documentary films.
Cool Kids Don’t Cry-CIFEJ Prize Winner in China
Published on 17/09/2013 at 06:51
The CIFEJ Jury members at the 12th China International Children’s Film Festival, Maryam Bafekrpour-CIFEJ Executive Director (Iran), Pouran Derakhshandeh-CIFEJ Member and well-known Iranian filmmaker and producer(Iran), Faith Isiakpere- CIFEJ member and expert filmmaker and producer from Nigeria announced "Cool Kids Don’t Cry", directed by Dennis Bots, as the winner of CIFEJ Prize in this festival.
Call for Papers - First CIFEJ International Conference on “Global Village, Children, TV and Cinema”
Published on 21/04/2013 at 05:27
CIFEJ in collaboration with “Dytiatko” Festival will organize the International Conference on “Global Village, Children, TV and Cinema”.
The Conference is held during the International Children’s Television Festival “Dytiatko” on September 25 to 28, 2013 in Kharkov.
Abstract Submission (of approximately 300-word): Friday, 28th June, 2013
Notification of acceptance: 24th July, 2013
Final papers/condensed papers due: 12th August, 2013