Created last year, the event will broadcast 100 works from the streaming platform from May 31st to June 3rd.
This is one of many new audiovisual events in Côte d’Azur. As the Cannes Film Festival nears its end, the Monaco Streaming Film Festival, created last year, will be held at the Grimaldi Forum from May 31st to June 3rd.
An event that introduces the streaming platform and its contents. And the opportunity to give a unique award: Leg Grandy Innovation Awards. The award is given to those who have revolutionized the film industry and is named after Australian entrepreneur and television producer Reg Grundy. “He was one of the largest, if not the best, independent television producers in the world,” explains Jo-Cullen Cronshaw, director of the Reg Grundy Innovation Awards. “He produced video games and shows, including many years of soap opera. neighbor (…) He was very innovative. He came up with the idea of creating a program that could be exported internationally. “
Last year, the award was given to actor, producer and director Jon Favreau, who is well known in the Marvel film genre. Filmmakers have found a way to replace the traditional green screen. This allows the actor to see the special effects in real time, allowing them to be even more immersed during the shoot.
James Cameron, 2022 Winner
This year, the prestigious award will be given to Canadian director James Cameron, who created the masterpiece. Titanic When Avatar. Filmmakers have won this award (scheduled for the end of 2022) because a second Avatar movie will be released. “Avatar used a new film technique. James Cameron showed a lot of creativity in his film.“Jo-Cullen Cronshaw says. “”He wasn’t very well known and had a small budget, but he managed to do something extraordinarily innovative. “
“It’s great that James Cameron won this award. His wife, Suzy Amis Cameron, will attend to receive it on his behalf. James Cameron is now in Avatar 2 in New Zealand. I can’t be here because I’m working on it, but he sends a video message during the festival, “adds Tony Davis, festival director and creator.
From May 31st to June 2nd, about 20 feature films and about 80 short films will be screened at the Grimaldi Forum.Visitors Book your ticket online It is priced at 65 euros on the dates of your choice. You can also choose a “3 day” pass at a cost of € 125. VIP passes with cocktails, awards ceremonies, and June 3rd Galivening are also on sale.
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