Actualités du FIFO

The second international pitching event for oceanian films during next years FIFO, will take place from the 24th to the 30th january 2011. This market place, initiated at the FIFO 2010, was created for you to present your oceanian projects and find interested  film professionals...

Le 2ème Pitch International du film Océanien se tiendra à l’occasion de la prochaine édition du FIFO à Papeete du 24 au 30 janvier 2011. Cet espace de rencontres initié lors du FIFO 2010 est renforcé cette année pour permettre aux professionnels de la région...

[singlepic id=523 w=320 h=240 float=] Or the story of Jack Charles, addicted to heroin, who has swung between life as a criminal and a successful acting career for 40 years, missed the FIFO 2010 jury grand prix by one single vote. It merits a closer look. Interview...

Yesterday the fourth and last FIFO Digital Encounters debate tackled the theme of new inferred relations between the general public and administration with the advent of digital. Philippe Machenaud, Government Secretary-General, Patricia Lincoln, Cabinet Director of the Ministry for the Development of the Louis Frébault...

[singlepic id=521 w=320 h=240 float=left] This morning the last 2010 digital encounters forum took place. Considering the new capabilities that digital resources offer, the means of artistic expression are exploding and the creations demand constant updating. Today Polynesia must find itself a means of existing on...

[singlepic id=519 w=320 h=240 float=left] She produced ‘Te Henua E Hono,’ ‘There Once was an Island,’ the FIFO 2010 jury grand prix laureate. An interview was squeezed in between two glasses of champagne. Once upon a time there was Takuu, a small island off Papua New Guinea, lost...

[singlepic id=516 w=320 h=240 float=left] A large and full theatre, a smiling, moved and proud jury, a Maison de la Culture in full bloom, cheerful chants, dances full of grace and energy, extracts from winning films inciting people to see them…The FIFO 2010 prize-giving ceremony evening...

[singlepic id=515 w=320 h=240 float=left] The last professional meeting in the heart of FIFO’s 7th edition about the question of digital: is it going to kill print, the radio, writing and photography? How do editors, writers and journalists…perceive digital’s advance and what equilibrium is forming between these...

Since the beginning of the week, for the fourth consecutive year, the Pacific Television Conference has gathered approximately twenty Pacific television broadcasters with the creation of a network as objective, in which production companies and television channels share their experiences and identify problems, to try...

[singlepic id=510 w=320 h=240 float=left] E-health at the service of healthcare in the French Polynesia Islands. This is the theme tackled yesterday at the third Digital Encounters debate in the presence of Louis Rolland, Director of CHPF, Tuterai Tumahai, Director of Health, Jean Sarda, inspector doctor...

[singlepic id=508 w=320 h=240 float=left] Professionals, politicians, members of the jury and festival goers, interested from the start, were all gathered at 8am this morning in front of the paepae (bench) at Hiro de Te Fare Tauhiti Nui (Maison de la culture) for the opening ceremony...

This morning the press conference presenting the 4th Pacific Television Conference gathered together Wallès Kotra, Chairman of the Pacific International Documentary Film Festival Association, Heremoana Maamaatuaiahutapu, Vice Chairman of AFIFO, Pierre Ollivier, Managing Director of FIFO, as well as Reynald Temarii, Chairman of the Oceania...

[singlepic id=501 w=320 h=240 float=left] Yesterday evening the seventh edition of FIFO created something novel by opening the Maison de la Culture’s grand théâtre doors for ‘Fiction Night.’ A taste of what the festival has in store with a short film fiction section, this projection put...

[singlepic id=496 w=320 h=240 float=left] Is it ready? How is it preparing for it? What will the consequences of this entry into the digital world be on an economic level? Such questions were raised this morning during the 1st forum which opened FIFO’s 2nd Digital Encounters....

[singlepic id=493 w=320 h=240 float=left] For three years, the FIFO video workshop has allowed budding directors to take their first steps with the latest generation Mac and the most recent version of iMovie software, provided by Ivea. This morning we met with the participants to find out...

[singlepic id=489 w=320 h=240 float=left] The very first international pitching session took place this afternoon in the confines of the Maison de la Culture. Based on Eliane Koller’s original idea, a member of the ATPA (Tahitian Association of Audiovisual Professionals - which organises the event) -...

[singlepic id=485 w=320 h=240 float=left] There was a studious atmosphere this morning for the twenty (+) participants at the script writing workshop led by Franck Philippon. This session which focussed in particular on ‘short films,’ began by watching a short film and a dissection of its...

Participants : BOUIT Yohann - OFC - New Zealand CLARK Kenneth - Fiji TV/EMTV - Fiji GREEN Murray – ABC Australia – Australia HUC Olivier – TNTV/OFC – French Polynesia MAAMAATUAIAHUTAPU Mateata - TNTV – French Polynesia Marango Tom Lorry - SRTV - Vanuatu MATENGA Jeane - CITV - Cook Islands MAXWELL...

[singlepic id=513 w=320 h=240 float=left] Ou l’histoire de Jack Charles, dépendant de l’héroïne, qui oscille depuis 40 ans entre une vie criminelle et une carrière réussie d’acteur, a manqué d’une seule voix le grand prix du jury de ce FIFO 2010. Ça méritait que l’on en...

[singlepic id=514 w=320 h=240 float=left] Elle a produit « Te Henua E Hono », « There Once was an Island », le lauréat du grand prix du jury du FIFO 2010. Interview volée entre deux coupes de champagne. Il était une fois Takuu, une petite île de Papouasie Nouvelle-Guinée, perdue dans...

Ce matin s’est tenu le dernier forum des rencontres numériques 2010. [singlepic id=511 w=320 h=240 float=left] Au vu des nouvelles capacités qu’offrent les outils numériques, les formes d’expression artistique explosent et les créations sont sans cesse appelées à se renouveler. La Polynésie doit aujourd’hui se donner...