“Defamation” – International Festivals

Yoav Shamir’s film “Defamation” International competition Cinéma du Réel 2009 is selected at the Festival dei Popoli, Florence, Italy, November 2009 and at the London Film Festival, Great-Britain, October 2009.

It was programmed at the following film festivals : Documentary film festival “Images of the 21st Century”, Thessaloniki, Greece, March 2009, Eurodok, European Documentary Film Festival, Oslo, Norway, March 2009, Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente, Buenos Aires, Argentina, March-April 2009, 27th International Film Festival, Minneapolis-St Paul, USA, April 2009, 8th Tribeca Film Festival, New York, USA, April-May 2009, Dokumentarfilmwoche, Hambourg, Germany, April 2009, Hot Docs, Canadian International Documentary Festival, Toronto, Canada, April-May 2009, Documenta Madrid International Documentary Festival, Madrid, Spain, May 2009, DOK.FEST Internationales Dokumentarfilmfestival, Munich, Germany, May 2009, International Documentary Film Festival – DocAviv, Tel Aviv, Israel, May 2009, “Stranger Than Fiction” Dokumentarfilmfest, Cologne, Bochum, Munich, Germany, May 2009, Seattle International Film Festival, Seattle, USA, May-June 2009, Festival Internacional de Documentales FIDOCS, Santiago de Chile, Chile, June 2009, 11th Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, Silver Spring, Cape Town and Johannesburg, June-July 2009, San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, San Francisco, USA, July-August 2009, Melbourne International Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia, July-August 2009, Perspektive – Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Nuremberg, Germany, September-October 2009.

The film will also be released in the United States by First Run Features