‘Tom of Finland’ has been selected as Finland’s official Oscar entry for Best Foreign Language Film

// 4th of September, 2017
‘Tom of Finland’ has been selected as Finland’s official Oscar entry for Best Foreign Language Film

After three European Film Awards nods for last year's slate, Film and Music Entertainment is delighted to have played a part in Dome Karukoski’s biopic ‘Tom of Finland’ which has just been selected as Finland’s official Oscar entry for Best Foreign Film.

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Dede wins Grand Prix at Avvantura Film Festival

// 31st of August, 2017
Dede wins Grand Prix at Avvantura Film Festival

Dede has won the main Award, Grand Prix, as the Best European Coproduction at the 8th edition of Avvantura Film Festival that was held on the Island of Vis, jury composed of: Christian Jeune (chief film selector of the Cannes Film Festival), Nicholas Martin (screenwriter), Ozana Ramljak (VERN) and Nevio Marasović (director).

 

Three FAME co-productions selected for the European Film Awards

// 22nd of August, 2017
Three FAME co-productions selected for the European Film Awards

The European Film Academy has announced today its selection of 51 features films for the upcoming European Film Awards. Three of which have been co-produced by Film and Music Entertainment. Volker Schlöndorff’s ‘Return to Montauk’, starring Nina Hoss and Stellan Skarsgard, which premiered at the Berlinale as part of the Official Selection; Finnish biopic ‘Tom of Finland’, directed by Dome Karukoski, which opened the Goteborg Film Festival; and Rajko Grlić’s ‘The Constituion’ which won Le Grand Prix des Ameriques at the 41st Montreal Film Festival.

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‘Elvis Walks Home’ to compete in World Competition at the 41st Montreal World Film Festival

// 20th of August, 2017
‘Elvis Walks Home’ to compete in World Competition at the 41st Montreal World Film Festival

Fatmir Koci’s ‘Elvis Walks Home’ has been selected as part of the World Competition along 17 other films at the 41st Montreal World Film Festival, which will take place from August 24th to September 4th 2017. Recently completed, the film is an Albanian/Irish co-production between Kkoci Productions and Film and Music Entertainment (IRE). FAME was already part of the winning team that won the Grand Prix des Amériques for Best Film and the $100,000 prize at Montreal Film Festival last year for ‘The Constitution’.
‘Elvis Walks Home’ tells the story of Mickey, an Elvis Presley impersonator forced to flee Albania during the Balkan wars.

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Irish Co-Production 'Dede' takes top Prize at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

// 11th of July, 2017

‘Tom of Finland’ Biopic Lands at Kino Lorber Ahead of Tribeca Premiere

// 13th of April, 2017

The Constitution wins Best Screenplay, Best Actor, and the Audience Award at the 18th European Film Festival

// 8th of April, 2017

The Award for Best Screenplay was attributed to Rajko Grlić and Ante Tomic for The Constitution (Croatia, Czech Republic, Slovenia, 2016) directed by Rajko Grlić, for the following reason: "a wonderful example of a complex story that plays with various kinds of prejudices. A heavy topic that becomes accessible through irony and light tones."

Press release: The Constitution (Ustav Republike Hrvatske) directed by Rajko Grlic, picked up for US Distribution by Synergetic. Plans to release theatrically later in 2017.

// 9th of March, 2017

The Constitution has been picked up by Synergetic for release in all media in the USA beginning with a theatrical release later this year. The deal was closed by Antonio Saura’s Latido Films World Sales at this years’s Berlinale.

Latido inks US deal for Rajko Grlic's 'The Constitution'

// 9th of March, 2017

Film and Music Entertainment (F&ME) boosts 2016/2017 Production Slate to 12 features looking to complete by the end of 2017

// 24th of February, 2017

London-based production house Film and Music Entertainment (F&ME) has consolidated its position as one of the key players on the European independent production scene, expanding its 2016/2017 active production slate to 12 pictures including debuts from such major international talents as German documentarist and author Rudolph Herzog, Gomorrah scribe Maurizio Braucci and writer of the Academy Award winning feature IDA, Rebecca Lenkiewicz.

F&ME Continue Producing with CEE Countries

// 24th of February, 2017

Film and Music Entertainment reveals 12-feature production slate

// 24th of February, 2017