Author: Mareva

A miniature camera that leaves you hands-free, withstands all climates and all situations, with an incredible image quality and that is very easy to use. The success of the “GoPro shooting” workshop is understandable and growing each year.  Here, we learn to handle and fully...

Like every year, FIFO offers several workshops. Jeff Benhamza, the director of Bobby, the Revival of Polynesian Culture, also leads the shooting and editing workshop for iPads. Popular with the public. ‘We are going to spend three hours together, so I hope that you are ready!’...

Invited by FIFO, on Tuesday 3rd February, the DGEN (Economy and Digital Directorate-General) presented festival attendees with its new aid structure for audiovisual and digital creation: the SCAN, Support for Audiovisual and Digital Creation. This aid, that remplaces APAC, is aimed as much at amateurs...

The SCAM (Civil Society of Multimedia Authors), has over 35,000 members, directors, writers, journalists, video makers, photographers, translators and illustrators who, through their creations, fuel the audiovisual, radiotelephony and new media sector. The SCAM is there to represent them, to collect ownership rights and then...

Testing for some, exciting for others, Pitch Dating is the new activity proposed by the ATPA (Tahitian Association for Audiovisual Professionals) at FIFO. You have 8 minutes to defend your project, to seduce and convince a producer, a buyer, a broadcaster, etc. Starting now…! ‘You have...

Pupils from different schools in Tahiti and Moorea had Monday devoted to them, screenings and workshops were offered providing a great opportunity to get a taste of the audiovisual world. 800 pupils from almost 15 French Polynesian schools came to FIFO on Monday by foot or...

For his first documentary, Jeff Benhamza focused on Bobby Holcomb, an all-round artist who became a prominent cultural figure in French Polynesia. For FIFO, the director talks about this film that shows the true image of Bobby. What incited you to make a film about Bobby,...

The Carte blanche day at Doc Edge, a novelty at the 12th FIFO, met with huge success. It was organised for the opening of the festival at the Maison de la culture Grand Theatre, on Saturday 31st January.   Tears, laughter and ovations… From the first to...

Funny, off-the-wall, kitsch, sombre, fantasy, mystical and social…there was something for everyone on Saturday evening at the 6th Oceanian Short Film Night.   A long queue began to form at 6.30pm in front of the Maison de la culture Grand Theatre on Saturday 31st January. For the...

FIFO officially opened its doors on Tuesday 3rd February. At 8am, officials, jury members, professionals and other guests shared this very convivial time. “Fifo, fifo, fifo, fifo!” the FIFO anthem permeated the Maison de la culture paepae, a persistent, joyful, determined and dynamic anthem reflecting the...