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Breadmakers Jury Duty


Breadmakers Director Yasmin Fedda has been asked to sit on the film jury at the Ofensiva International Film Festival, Wroclaw, Poland from 6th-9th December 2007.

The main part of the Festival will be the International Competition organised in four categories: plot, document, animation and video-clip. The competing movies will be judged by a professional jury. Moreover, during this year's edition in the cycle "World's Festivals", the festival will present images that were rewarded and appreciated from other festivals abroad; whereas in the cycle "New National Cinema" they will show the most interesting and the most important films from selected national cinematographers.

Audiences will have an opportunity to watch many films from all over the world that haven't yet been screened in Poland. In previous years the film festival has shown movies produced in distant and exotic countries such as; Georgia, Azerbaijan, Pakistan, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Argentina, Brazil, China, Taiwan, Singapore and India.


Breadmakers: From BAFTA to Beirut


Breadmakers has been accepted to DocuDays: Beirut International Documentary Festival. Director Yasmin Fedda was suitably delighted. “I’ve always wanted to show my work in Lebanon and now I have my chance. It’s very exciting”.

DocuDays was founded in 1999 with the aim of raising public awareness for the non-fiction genre as an entertaining and informative tool. The DocuDays program includes both competition and non-competition sections. The competition section will recognise Arab and international films in the following categories: Best Feature Documentary, Best Short Documentary, and Jury Special Mention.

The 9th edition of DocuDays: Beirut International Documentary Festival takes place in Lebanon from 3rd–9th December 2007.


London Screening for Breadmakers


Breadmakers will be screened in London at the 8th London International Disability Film Festival.

The festival takes place from 14th-19th February 2008 at the British Film Institute.

The Disability Film Festival is a unique and internationally acclaimed showcase of drama, documentary, animation and experimental films made by disabled filmmakers. It is the largest and most inclusive disability cultural Festival in Europe.

The Festival works in collaboration with many organisations and media partners, such as the Big Issue magazine. Film London’s Audience Development Fund supports this project.

More details of the festival programme will be published nearer the time.


Breadmakers at Cinema Vérité Festival, Tehran


Breadmakers has been selected for the first International Documentary Film Festival of Iran, Cinema Vérité in Tehran in October 2007.

DEFC (Documentary and Experimental Film Center) is the main centre for production, distribution and promotion of fiction, documentary, animation and experimental films in Iran, as well as in the Middle East.

About 80 feature and 2500 professional and amateur short films are produced annually in Iran.



Breadmakers wins Short Documentary Award at Edinburgh


Yasmin Fedda, the director of Breadmakers, has won the Short Scottish Documentary Award (funded by a donation from Baillie Gifford) at the 2007 Edinburgh International Film Festival.


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