II Dominican Republic Global Film Festival - 2008

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II Dominican Republic Global Film Festival - 2008
DRGFF at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival
Washington, DC, May 30, 2009
DRGFF Participates in 2009 Tribeca Film Festival
New York, April 22 - May 3, 2009
Dominican Republic Global Film Festival Website Honored by The Webby Awards in the Category of Events & Live Webcasts
New York, April 16, 2009
Download Your Own Version of the II Dominican Republic Global Film Festival Magazine
New York, April 15, 2009
Exclusive: The Makers of Sugar
March 30, 2009
DRGFF Supports Celebration of First Dominican Film Screening in Nagua
Santo Domingo, January 28, 2009
DRGFF Begins Its Journey to Visit World’s Most Renowned Film Festivals
Park City, Utah, January 26,
Iron Road and Emmanuel Jal: War Child Win Audience Awards
New York, December 18,
Dominican Republic Global Film Festival Participates in International Film Festival Summit
Santo Domingo, December 15, 2008
The Path to 2009
New York, December 1, 2008.
Baseball and film find perfect mix
Santo Domingo, December 2, 2008.
Music to Cure Your Soul at the Closure of the II Dominican Global Film Festival
Santo Domingo, November 24, 2008.
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DRGFF at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival
Washington, DC, May 30, 2009

Omar de la Cruz, DRGFF Technical Director, and Asunción Sanz, DRGFF Promotion and Marketing Director, attended the 62nd Cannes Film Festival, which took place May 13-24, 2009 in Cannes, France.

Filmmakers, actors, agents, distribution companies and other industry professionals came from all over the globe to showcase their latest productions in hopes of gaining worldwide acclaim.

Firmly established film industries in the USA, France, Brazil, Mexico and Spain and their promotion agencies competed with new and upcoming contenders in Singapore, Abu Dhabi, Belgium, Iran, Serbia, Lebanon and Hungary, amongst others.

The rich tapestry presented by the Festival illustrated the relentless search for new cinematographic languages that depict stories from different angles and view points., During Cannes, DRGFF representatives identified quality films to feature during the 2009 Festival, while establishing an institutional presence amongst cinematic greats the world over, , Exposure to new trends and styles is fundamental to preparing a world-class program that corresponds to the Festival’s theme, “Global Issues, Personal Stories.”

During this world-class setting, DRGFF also had the opportunity to meet with new partners such as the Spanish Cinematheque, the Spanish Office of Film Promotion and the Program Ibermedia that will provide support in the development of content and side events during the 2009 edition of the Festival scheduled to take place November 18-22 in the Dominican Republic.

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II Dominican Republic Global Film Festival - 2008