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With Andres Wood in Oslo

Films from the South Festival - OsloMamoun has just returned from the FILMS FROM THE SOUTH festival in OSLO
where he accompanied his close friend, co-writer and producer colleague
the leading South American director ANDRES WOOD to showings of his three
latest works:

Machuca 2004 CHILE Dir. Andres Wood,(co-writer and co-producer Mamoun
La Buena Vida 2008 CHILE Dir. Andres Wood (co-writer and co-producer
Mamoun Hassan)
Violeta Went to Heaven 2011  CHILE Dir. Andres Wood

Andres’ latest work VIOLETA WENT TO HEAVEN  took the World Cinema Jury
Prize at SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL 2012 and is appearing at this week’s BFI
LONDON FILM FESTIVAL and will be on theatrical release in North America
from November.

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Masterclasses at The European Film College 10th-11th October

European Film CollegeMamoun will be at The European Film College, Ebeltoft, Denmark to give Masterclasses – 1oth & 11th October.

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Films of the South Festival, Oslo 6th – 8th October

Films from the South Festival - OsloMamoun will be attending the Films of the South Festival with Andres Wood in Oslo, 6th -8th October, for the screenings of Machuca, La Buena Vida and Violeta is alive in Heaven.

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The Conversation continues at the European Film College in Ebeltoft, Denmark

Mamoun Hassan will be at the European Film College in Ebeltoft, Denmark on the 2nd  and 3rd of May, where he is providing his services as an assessor.
Mamoun will be evaluating the students’ final projects.  They will also have a chance to enjoy one of his top-rated Movie Master Classes – on Francis Ford Coppola’s The Conversation. The thrice Academy-nominated 1974 thriller starring Gene Hackman will be discussed by Mamoun, with help from the students. The event will be recorded by the European Film College.

See here for more about Mamoun at the European Film College.

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Archive articles from Sight and Sound Magazine

We have just posted interviews with Mamoun that were published in Sight and Sound in 1979 & 1981.

Both interviews were by Penelope Houston the editor of Sight and Sound.

The interview in 1979 was conducted after Mamouns appointment to the NFFC (National Film Finance Corporation) and in 1981, revisiting what had happened after a change of government and huge changes in the industry.

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