Venezia 81 Unveils Star-Studded Jury Including Isabelle Huppert and Zhang Ziyi for 2024 Venice Film Festival

Venice, Italy – The anticipation mounts as the Venice International Film Festival gears up for its 81st edition, slated to run from August 28 through September 7, 2024. An assembly of distinguished cinema personalities shall form the International Jury for the Venezia 81 Competition, as announced by festival director Alberto Barbera. This prestigious panel, chaired by celebrated French actress Isabelle Huppert, will be responsible for dispensing the revered Golden Lion for Best Film among other awards. Under Barbara’s guidance, the festival continues to uphold its esteemed reputation by attracting a spectrum of global talent to … Read more

Indiana Unveils New Laws Boosting Work-Based Learning and Protecting Farmland as Summer Begins

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — As the balmy months of summer usher in fresh beginnings, Indiana residents are introduced to a slew of new laws that commenced this week. The legislature has passed a range of measures poised to touch on everything from education to agricultural security. One of the standout initiatives includes the expansion of work-based learning opportunities for Indiana high school students. Todd Huston, House Speaker (R-Fishers), revealed that more students will now have access to a Career Scholarship Account, armed with $5,000 to support internships, apprenticeships, and related expenses. Huston emphasized the value of … Read more

Raindance Film Festival 2024 Unveils Award Winners and New Rainmaker Honoree in a Celebration of Emerging Talent and Independent Cinema

London, UK — The Raindance Film Festival, long celebrated for its spotlight on up-and-coming filmmakers, concluded its 32nd season with a glamorous awards ceremony at Wonderville in Haymarket. This year marked a significant evolution for the festival, with a revamped awards system designed to more fully honor the innovative work of debut and second-time filmmakers across five distinct categories. Among the most anticipated awards, the Discovery Award for Best Deif the awards ceremony pagabut Feature, was presented to “SLEEP,” directed by Jason Yu. The film, featuring the late acclaimed Korean actor Lee Sun-kyun in his … Read more

New York Festivals Unveils Elite Panel for First-Ever AME Greater China Awards, Spotlighting Top Creative Minds

New York, USA — In a significant nod to its 30th anniversary, the AME Awards, known for recognizing worldwide marketing and advertising effectiveness, has introduced an elite panel of judges for its newly established AME Greater China Awards. This decision underscores an expanding geographic focus, aiming to highlight and reward creative marketing strategies that have made a marked impact in the Greater China region. This year, the AME Greater China Awards Executive Jury will gather a distinguished group of Chinese agency and brand executives, each with a proven track record in the industry. These professionals … Read more