Film websites, a list

Film websites, an alphabetical list

European cinema

Cineuropa is a European portal dedicated to cinema and audiovisual in 4 languages. With daily news, interviews, data bases, in-depth investigations into the audiovisual industry, Cineuropa aims at promoting the European film industry throughout the world. Welcome to a platform where professionals can meet and exchange information and ideas.

The European Federation of Cinematographers

Experimental films, short films, internet film

Ezines, film blogs, journals and magazines.


Festivals  See: Film festivals

Film festivals around the world,
with news, festival listings, articles, film festival reviews.

Inside Film
Directory of film festivals worldwide. Monthly updates, with a global film festival map.

Film History, a list of websites.

Film makers/top film directors by name, a list of websites.

Film noir *

Film Noir
A web index of Film Noir.

A portal with reviews, articles, resources, posters, stills and trailers.

Film Noir Studies
Film noir essays, glossary, timeline and links.

Film scores See: Film scores

Film studies, theory  See: Film Studies, Film Theory

Film theory  See: Theory  Criticism  Film Journals

Association Française de Recherche sur l’Histoire du Cinéma

CinemaSpace, Berkeley University.

Culture Court
Film reviews.

Gilles Deleuze Bergsonian Film Project

A bilingual internet forum for film and philosophy located at the University of Vienna (Austria) addressing students, researchers, scholars, and anyone with an interest in the thoughtful exploration of cinema, film, and television.

Glossary of film terms

A glossary of film terms.

Film & TV Connection,
an established entertainment industry school where students train for careers in the film,TV and video fields. DoYou Want to Work in the Film and Television Industry? Film & TV Connection provides on-the-job training in major film/video studios and television stations.

Film Unlimited (Guardian, UK Reviews)

Finnish Film Archive, with journal.

Online news, film-maker biographies, based in the US.

French cinema  See: French cinema 

Film funding  See: Film Funding

Movie reviews, movie news and future cinema releases, including review archive section and film-making area where budding directors, scriptwriters and producers can gain invaluable insights into the film industry.


Genres / film genres  See: Film Genres

German film  See: German Film

Glossaries of film terms

Deutsches Filmmuseum (Frankfurt/Main)
Glossary of film terms

A glossary of film terms.


Greatest Films. 100 / 200 Greatest Movies. A directory.


The Harvard Film Archive
The Harvard Film Archive (HFA) provides the faculty and students of Harvard University and the greater scholarly community with academic research services and a public film program that offers audiences the opportunity to view international and independent films and to interact with filmmakers and artists.

History of cinema See: History of Film

Pre Cinema History
The complete history of the discovery of cinematography. An illustrated chronology.

Hollywood *

Audtions. Hollywood Auditions

The Hollywood News,
a movie news website based in the UK.

Hollywood Reporter
‘Insider’ Hollywood news.

Horror film See: Horror Film

Hungarian cinema *

Filmkultúra. An online cinema magazine.

Kinoeye web resources on Hungarian cinema.

Film in Hungary
A portal for cinema in Hungary.

List of Hungarian film directors.

Hungarian Film
Hungarian film industry website.

htHungarian films, a list from Wikipedia.

Wikipedia entry on the cinema of Hungary.

Bela Tarr

Béla Tarr, Hungarian film director. Wikipedia.

Béla Tarr. The Internet Movie Database


Icelandic cinema *


Films from Iceland (IMDB)


Independent film  See: Independent film   Short films  Internet films

Indian film  See: Bollywood

Actors, superstars image gallery.

Indonesian cinema *

Indonesian cinema, Wikipedia entry.

Indonesian films.
Internet Movie Database

Jakarta International Film Festival

21 Cineplex
Indonesian cinema chain.

Indonesian film notes.

Indonesian film, a web resource in Indonesian. Rumah Film

Inside Film
A film magazine. Film festivals directory, articles, pictures. 

Iranian cinema *

Wikipedia entry on the cinema of Iran.

IMDb: Best Iranian movies, a list by Seyed Milad Abolghasemi

15 Essential Films For An Introduction To Iranian Cinema

Best films from Iran.

The 10 Films You Need to See to Understand Iran

Irish cinema *

Cork Film Festival

Dubliner Martin Duffy, based in Berlin, has directed three award-winning, family-oriented feature films, The Boy from Mercury, The Bumblebee Flies Anyway and The Testimony of Taliesin Jones.  His new website,, offers a unique view into the process of filmmaking, containing original screenplays, shooting journals, storyboards, soundtrack mp3’s, related articles and photo’s.  Soon we shall be offering trailers and clips for downloading. It is intended for to be of use for young filmmakers and students of film.

Films from Ireland (IMDB)

Irish Film and Television Network

Jordan, Neil

Northern Ireland Screen Film and Television development.

Northern Ireland Film and Television Commission Archive. Digital Film

Young Irish Film Makers