TALLINN, ESTONIA. For the first time, the Semiramis Award for Excellence in Casting was announced as part of Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event and Black Nights Film Festival subprogramme Black Nights Stars. The Award was handed out to researcher and BAFTA-winning casting director Lucy Pardee for Rocks by Sarah Gavron (2020). Lucy Pardee had already won a BAFTA, a BIFA Continue reading
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French casting director Élodie Demey, along with co-casting directors Marie-France Michel and Justine Léocadie, will be the first to take home a newly-minted figurine in honor of their work on the 2019 feature Hors Normes (The Specials), directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano. Continue reading
The world’s first international prize for casting will be presented on October 16, 2020. (Barcelona) For the past few years, sunny Sarajevo has played host to the International Casting Directors Network’s Best Casting Award ceremony each August. This year, due to travel restrictions and safety measures under COVID-19, accolades will be handed out instead in Continue reading
UPDATE: The 2020 Award Ceremony will now take place in collaboration with Sitges Film Festival on Friday, October 16, 2020. Please see this post for details. (Sarajevo) For the past few years, Sarajevo Film Festival, one of Europe’s most prestigious yearly film events, has played host to the International Casting Directors Network’s annual award ceremony. This year, due Continue reading
The ICDN proudly commends its many members whose excellence has been recognised across the globe this past year, through the following awards and nominations: The 2019 Subtitle Festival in Kilkenny, Ireland, honoured Patricia Vasconcelos (Portugal) with its Angela Award. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts introduced a Best Casting category for the first time in Continue reading