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News 2012

May 2012

Another meeting of EDEN network took place in Cannes.

April 2012

A brief but good syntesis of the intense Cinemalab workshop in Toulouse : here

April 4th 2012

A newcomer in the distribution sector in Spain through Cinémalab : Paseo Films.
You can read the article here.

Tess Renaudo and Yolanda Viñals, two former CSF trainees have launched their own distribution company. The first release is Marimbas del Infierno.
They explore diferent strategy of showing art house movies through inovative ways, for example with a release on a Festival de cine inedito, Atlantida film, on a VOD platform.

March 28th 2012

The multi awarded MARIMBAS FROM HELL (Marimbas del Infierno) is released in Croatia 

KINO VALLI signed with FIGA FILM for the distribution of Julio Hernandez Cordon MARIMBAS DEL INFIERNO a feature film from Guatemala.

You can check some links where the film has been listed below.
Specialized film sites:

Culture sites:

March 9th -18th - 29th 2012

Sofia Film Festival has organized a tribute to Cinéma en Construction for his 10th anniversary with the screenings of BONSAI by Cristian Jimenez (Chile, Cinéma en Construction Award) and HISTORIAS by Julia Murat (Brasil, special Cinéma en Construction Award).


News 2011

November 18th 2011

The multi awarded MARIMBAS FROM HELL (Marimbas del Infierno) is released in Lituania

KINO PASAKA signed with FIGA FILM for the distribution of Julio Hernandez Cordon MARIMBAS DEL INFIERNO, a feature film from Guatemala.

See the trailer here

September 2011

A new meeting for Cinemalab European trainees:

former trainees will be participating in the 20th Cinema en Construction session which will take place on Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st of September in the course of the San Sebastian Festival (Spain).

June 19th 2011

Two former CSF trainees unite themselves for an event! French Gregory LePerff from Dieppe Scène Nationale hosted the premiere of BRIGHTON ROCK by Rowan Joffe on Sunday the 19th. This screening was introduced by Jon Barrenechea, manager of the Duke of York's, Brighton arthouse cinema:

June 17th 2011

Nomad Film Distribution, Lydia Genchi's distribution company from Italy, releases the Chilean film DAWSON ISLA 10 by Miguel Littin. Lydia participated in the last Toulouse Cinemalab workshop (March 2011).

To get more information, please follow the link:

May 2011

The Cinemalab European trainees will have the opportunity to meet their Latin American counterparts and  some representatives of Latin American institutions during the Cannes Film Festival.

March 26th 2011

A first acquisition by The Red de Distribución Latinoamericana (Latin-American Distribution Network). This network was created last October following the Cine Sin Fronteras workshop which took place in the mark of the International Festival of Valdivia.

Their first action, done during the Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente, was to buy the Guatemalan film MARIMBAS FROM HELL directed by Julio Hernandez Cordon.

More information following this link:

March 26th 2011

Closure of the 3rd Toulouse workshop.

March 21st - 26th 2011

The Toulouse Cinemalab workshop will take place in the framework of the 23rd Rencontres Cinémas d'Amérique Latine de Toulouse

January 17, 2011

Cine Sin Fronteras name's has changed !
Now we call it Cinemalab and it will include training and participation to Cinéma en Construction in Toulouse.


News 2010

October 12th 2010

Opening of the 2d part of the 2010 CSF training in Valdivia with the 6 european participants and the 6 Latin-American participants.

Download the press release (in english) here.

May 16th 2010

Cine Sin Fronteras press conference in Cannes
The CSF team held a press conference to present the training at the Pavillon des Cinémas du Monde in the framework of the 63rd Cannes International Film Festival.

You can dowload the press release here : in English or in French

March 25th 2010

Closure of the Toulouse training: please download the press release here.



News 2009