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The winners of Cannes 2017

The winners of Cannes 2017

By admin | Jun 5, 2017

“The winners of Cannes 2017 are listed below. We saw most of the premieres and met many old friends and some new ones. We also do feel as winners because despite many obstacles we accomplished what SIFA intended to accomplish in Cannes: a successful press conference and screening of our SIFA documentary at British pavilion.…

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Press Conference of SIFA at Cannes Film Festival

By admin | May 24, 2017

PRESS CONFERENCE OF SIFA – SOCHI INTERNATIONAL FILM AWARDS (December 10-17, 2017) AT THE 70TH CANNES FILM FESTIVAL   The presentation of the new Russian-British Sochi International Film Awards festival (SIFA) at the Marché du Film will take place 24th May (Wednesday) from 15:30 to 16:15 at the United Kingdom Pavilion No. 119 in the…

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SIFA team at Cannes Marché Du Film

By admin | May 20, 2017

SIFA team is waiting for you at Palais 1, booth 24.07 SIFA President Lubov Balagova with Evgeniy Gerasimov, Chairman of the Commission on Culture and Mass Communications of the Moscow City Duma and People’s Artist of Russia

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Invitation SIFA

Press release – SIFA presentation in London

By admin | Feb 27, 2017

Sochi International Film Awards (SIFA) hosted a presentation at two of London’s most prestigious venues – British Academy of Film and Television Arts, at 195 Piccadilly, in the heart of the West End, and at the EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development), in the City – on February 23rd, 2017. The events were held…

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Like great music and cinema, Irish bars know no borders

By admin | Jan 11, 2017

Source: MY WEEK: MAEVE MURPHY The film director enjoys a prize-winning trip to the first Sochi film festival — and its local pub O’Sullivan’s, where the paranoia between east and west dissolves Maeve Murphy is a screenwriter and director TO RUSSIA WITH LOVE On a Thursday in December, I am at the inaugural Sochi International…

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SIFA. Dreams come true

By admin | Dec 26, 2016

Source:   The First Sochi International Film Awards (SIFA) happened! Moreover, its participants, guests, and press even gave it a new non-official name – Irida – after the award statue. And! It went on with a grandiose success, having achieved all its goals. The main purpose, which the Founder and President of SIFA Lubov Balagova set before her…

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Elliot Grove is addressing to the Attendees of SIFA

By admin | Dec 25, 2016

This video has been sent to Sochi International Film Awards by the Founder of Raindance Film Festival Elliot Grove – co-president of the jury of the First Sochi International Film Awards Festival – 2016 in Sochi. Elliot Grove is addressing to the Attendees of SIFA. This was shown on the big screen at the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi…

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First Sochi International Film Awards Results

By admin | Dec 18, 2016

The first Irida Sochi International Film Awards (SIFA) was a successful event supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Sochi City Administration and Senator Arsen Kanokov. The names of the winners were announced on December 15th at the Radisson Blu Paradise Resort & Spa Conference Hall. The Sochi International Film Festival…

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Rush SIFA 2016

SIFA & Jane Clements present an incredible project RUSH!

By admin | Nov 25, 2016

SIFA & Jane Clements present an incredible project RUSH at a special cocktail evening for the cinema authorities and the Press. Entries are only by SIFA Invitations or VIP PASS!  

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