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10 Ways to Make Distributors Totally Hate Your Guts
by Elliot Grove
Here are 10 ways to really annoy distributors.
1) Make it nearly impossible for a distributor to see your film
Let’s say a potential film buyer misses the one and only screening of&nbs...
10th Anniversary of Kino Otok – Isola, a nice little cinema festival in Slovenia, this year specialised on non-competitive character, which focuses on contemporary film production from third world cinematographies: Asian, South American, Middle East, Eastern European and African. Launched in 2004 in the small coastal town of Izola. The festival has collaborated with some international festivals such as Innsbruck film festival.
Film TIR brought to my attention right away as s...
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Opening day of the Cannes Fim Festival wrapped yesterday, May 14th. The festival has transformed Cannes from a quaint beach town to a star-studded film mecca.
The Festival opened with the Grace of Monaco Premiere, a highly anticipated and highly appropriate photo to open the Festival, as Cannes is located just 50 kilometers from Monaco. Nicole Kidman leads the cast along with stealing the spotlight on the Festival's first red carpet. Others spotted on the carpet include Audrey Tauto...
The Mirage Academy Program
Everyone at some point has been touched by the power of film. It reminds us of the wonderment that imagination can bring; the awe inspiring amazement of incredible visuals; and the emotional joy that only brilliant storytelling can achieve. These feelings reside at the core of the MIRAGE ACADEMY's mission, to offer deserving filmmakers of all ages and walks of life, an opportunity to learn from and work with the best our industry has to offer.
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By Maria Esteves – April 28, 2014
The 13th Tribeca Film Festival Closing Night Premiere of BEGIN AGAIN, directed by John Carney commenced Saturday, April 26, 2014 at BMCC, New York. Carney’s musical comedy film BEGIN AGAIN red carpet arrivals included TFF co-founder Robert De Niro and his wife Grace Hightower, TFF co-founder Jane Rosenthal, director John Carney, cast members singer/songwriter/musician Adam Levine, actress Hailee Steinfeld, and actress Keira Knightley. BEGIN AG...
It's now a 7 day event and will showcase over 100 films in 2015! Join the hottest new film festival in the greater Los Angeles area! Located in the heart of the North Hollywood (NoHo) Arts District, this festival is a must-go! All films are played in a real digital movie theater (not a screening room) and it offers a red carpet event, a party, and a number of symposiums talking about financing, distribution and new media. Look out for celebrities here! Last year...
NEW YORK NO LIMITS is currently accepting Feature film entries in any subject, category and language for the 2014 NYNL SUMMIT.
New York No Limits is proud to host its 4th annual Summit, a film festival event, in New York City on November 20th - 22nd at The Wild Project. NYNL is seeking films that express the most vital vision of the filmmaker. Our goal is to program the best in cutting edge film from all countries and to serve as a platform for filmmakers to explore multifaceted content.
By Maria Esteves – February 4, 2014
A Special Screening of AFTERNOON OF A FAUN: TANAQUIL LE CLERCQ directed by Nancy Buirski commenced Monday, February 3, 2014, 7:00PM at the JCC, New York. Presented by Kino Lorber and director Buirski, arrivals included industry executives, celebrity guests, cast and crew.
AFTERNOON OF A FAUN: TANAQUIL LE CLERCQ Opens at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center in Lincoln Center, Wednesday, February 5, 2014. Watch Trailer
Kino Lorber & Nancy Buirsk...
Noida Interntional Film Festival-14
Feature Films | Short Films | Animations | Documentaries | Music Videos
Regular Submission Deadline: 14 Jan 14
Late Submission Deadline: 22 Jan 14
Festival Date: 8 Feb 14
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For any query write us at NIFF@miniboxoffice.com
By Maria Esteves – November 14, 2013
The Gala Premiere of 12-12-12 concert documentary directed by Amir Bar-Lev and Charlie Lightening commenced Friday, November 8, 2013, 7:00 PM at the Ziegfeld Theatre, New York. Industry executives, celebrities, cast and crew such as Grammy winning singer-songwriter Alicia Keys, Oscar winning documentary filmmaker Michael Moore, Roger Waters, and fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger attended the red carpet film premiere, about a historical benefit concert fo...
By Maria Esteves – November 3, 2013
The 51st New York Film Festival 2013 (NYFF51) Premiere of ALL IS LOST by Academy Award nominated writer/director J.C. Chandor was held at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, Tuesday, October 8, 2013.
Presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center, red carpet arrivals included Emmy Award winning actress Cherry Jones, former television talk show host Dick Cavett, director Paul Haggis (Crash), actress Connie Britton (Spin City) and Carla Gugino (Sucke...
By Maria Esteves – September 29, 2013
The 51st New York Film Festival 2013 (NYFF51) Opening Night Gala World Premiere of CAPTAIN PHILLIPS directed by Paul Greengrass was held at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, Friday, September 27, 2013. Presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center, red carpet arrivals included industry executives, festival directors, celebrity guests, cast and crew. CAPTAIN PHILLIPS opens in theaters nationwide Friday, October 11, 2013. Watch Trailer
WATCH COUNTDOWN TO BUFF 2013 (sponsored by Jilali Argan Oil UK) TONIGHT AT 9PM, SKY CHANNEL 539 / VIRGIN CHANNEL 233
The British Urban Film Festival (BUFF) is back for 2013! From the opening event at Channel 4's London headquarters (tomorrow) through to its fourth day on Sunday at Genesis Cinema in Whitechapel, BUFF will be bringing you the very best in urban filmmaking from across the UK. A distinguished collection of names from the wo...