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By Leopoldo Soto
The San Sebastian International Film Festival and Creative Europe MEDIA organise a European Film Forum event on “Audiences in motion” in the framework of this year’s edition
Donostia - San Sebastian. San Telmo Museum. Sunday, September 20
DEVELOPING AUDIENCES - Audiences in Motion
The European Film Forum is a platform facilitated by the European Commission for a structured dialogue between policy makers and stakeholders in the audio-visual sector. The aim is to develop a s...
Bridging the Dragon (August 4 – 10, Hotel Monteverità)
The process of bridging the European and Chinese film industries is related to the need to find content that can be appealing to both audiences, and which can overcome the differences in terms of culture, language and market. With this in mind, Bridging the Dragon is organising the first Sino-European content lab programme, taking place in Songjiang/Shanghai and Locarno.
The labs gather 10 teams (director/producer) ...
TIFF announced today the launch of the Len Blum Residency programme, a new creative development initiative which offers one filmmaker the unique opportunity to live, work and be inspired at TIFF Bell Lightbox. This programme, generously supported by Toronto-based filmmaker and distributor Ron Mann, will host one emerging writer-director at TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto’s home for film lovers, for a period of up to three months.
The Residency programme aims to build a nurturing environment t...
Blind Spot Gear, a new Scotland based company earns great success after inroducing to the world the innovative and unique lighting equipment 'The Scorpion Light'.
The Scorpion Light is perfect for flexible handheld, location, documentary and studio camera work. Providing a lightweight kick, detail or eye-light it is also ideal for stabilised camera gimbals, steadicam, dolly and crane shots where a lightweight fill is required without compromising the quality of the ambient light...
Alliance For Development, a new initiative by the Locarno Industry Days, is a platform connecting four countries (France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland) and facilitating the development of co-produced projects, in close cooperation with the three different co-development funds between France (CNC) and Italy (MiBACT), Germany (FFA) and Italy, as well as the upcoming fund between France and Germany.
This year sees a pilot phase of Alliance For Development (AFD, 8...
Gas Natural Fenosa is renewing its agreement as Official Sponsor of the Festival and is presenting the shorts that form part of Cinergy in its second year.
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Today the company presented this unique film project for the second year running, in which the directors, Isabel Coixet, Santiago Segura and Paco León have taken part with stories that raise awareness about energy efficiency through humour.
During the presentation of the proj...
The 2015 American Film Market (AFM) has unveiled several new initiatives ahead of this year’s event. These include the addition of two new conferences: The AFM China Conference and the AFM Festival Conference. Additionally, Carousel Cocktails will offer producers and filmmakers new networking opportunities and, for the first time, AFM and Cinando are providing all registered participants with a one-year, full access subscription to the Cinando web and apps.
AFM Managing Di...
“Canadian Pakistani Music Videos (Pakistani Movie Edit)” A New Addition to Pakistani Film, Music and Television Industry, now released in the USA followed by new American-Canadian Movie and Music Album Releases.
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Today the Los Angeles Film Festival, produced by Film Independent, in conjunction with Presenting Media Sponsor the Los Angeles Times and Host Partner L.A. LIVE, announced its sponsors for the 2015 Festival. The Los Angeles Film Festival will run from Wednesday, June 10 to Thursday, June 18 in downtown Los Angeles. Joining the Festival as Premier Sponsor is Southern California BMW Centers and Jaeger-LeCoultre has returned to the Festival as the Principal Sponsor. American Airlines and Peroni Nas...
CineXpert and the French CST (Commission Supérieure Technique de l’image et du son), gathered their skills and strengths during the Cannes Film Festival, through an advanced technical monitoring solution of the projection equipment of the famous Palais des Festival.
CineXpert NOC Tools have been integrated within the hyper-secured IT infrastructure empowering the operational team with an innovative tool offering state of the art technological control of the eq...
The Director List is proud to announce the official launch of their new website featuring an online database devoted to increasing awareness and accessibility to female directors and their work in feature films, television, large-scale commercials and music videos. Founded by independent filmmaker Destri Martino, TDL's main purpose is to address the consistently low number of women hired for directing jobs and provide a practical solution for creating change and reversing the trend.
I sat down with the team of AURO-3D attending Cannes with a demo booth at Majestic Beach.
The spectacular demo was outstanding, immersive, precise and seems to make a huge difference with existing professional or home video installations on the market.
The 25m² demo theatre built for the circumstance had 20 speakers and 3 bass speakers...
Tell me about Auro Technologies?
May 14 4:00 - 5:00 pm @NEXT Pavilion
Launching a successful movie crowdfunding campaign & building a strong community Feedback & case study on Noob and Night Fare
Speakers: Mathieu Maire du Poset, Deputy Managing Director, ULULE
Paul Mignot, Producer, NIGHT FARE
2:30 - 3:30 pm @NEXT Pavilion - Friday May 15th
Speakers: Scott Glosserman, CEO, GATHR FILMS
Since Theatrical On Demand® enables filmmakers to galvanize their audience bases by driving them towards scores of single-screening opportunities where filmmakers are in control of their theatrical spaces, myriad opportunities now exist to 'eventize' these theatrical screenings into so much more. Gathr Founder/CEO, Scott Glosserman, will discuss how to lev...
Since its creation last year and in an attempt to continue following and contributing to the changing-times in cinema, NEXT strives to offer Marché professionals the most up-to-date program surrounding the new challenges, trends and developments within the film industry. It is about asking the right questions, taking audacious approaches, acknowledging business realities and exploring the boundaries of the industry. Where are we headed? And what are the possibilities?
Filmfestivals.com was established 1995 as world reference in this niche, we are proud of our track record in helping festivals attract more legitimacy, visibility and film submissions from our large base of international film professionals (370 000 unique filmmaker visitors each month), 199 500 subscribers to the newsletter.
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Launched last year by the Marché du Film, NEXT is a venue that brings together the pioneers of the film industry and provides a daily program of roundtables, workshops and special sessions all focused on the future of film. Located in the Village International - Pantiero side, NEXT offers an exclusive lab to kick start ideas, engage professionals and examine new challenges by giving a voice to creative entrepreneurs. A vibrant scene for innovators, start-ups and organizations, NEXT hosts ...
The grand prize is $2,000 + personal introductions to top producers, managers and agents.
The 2015 jury includes Hollywood’s top representatives and producers of the horror genre:
Ryan Turek, VP of Development at Blumhouse Productions (company credits include PARANORMAL ACTIVITY, INSIDIOUS, SINISTER, OCULUS, THE PURGE, Academy-award nominee WHIPLASH and the upcoming UNFRIENDED). Turek is also the founder of popular horror website ShockTillYouD...
HALLOWEEN HORROR FEST October 1 -31, 2015
Submission Deadline: Early Bird Submission April 30th; General Submission June 15th.
Our mission is to celebrate great horror films and filmmakers from around the world and to provide greater opportunities for these films and their audiences to connect through the internet.
13 category prizes are determined by online popular vote.
All Entrants are eligible for the “Grand Prize”. The top three films by audience vote will be sub...
Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival October 19 -25, 2015
Final deadline: May 15th, 2015
Planet in Focus, in its 16th year, is Canada’s largest environmental film festival. We showcase and promote outstanding environmental films and videos in all genres (documentaries, dramas, experimental, short films, animation, youth & educational) by Canadian and international filmmakers. We use a broad definition of environment which includes the social, natural, ...
Portland Film Festival September 1–7, 2015
Regular Deadline – April 14, 2015
The Storytellers' Festival & Conference
Festival: September 1–7, 2015
Film & Screenplay Competitions
The 7-day event (September 1–7, 2015) will include film screenings, Q&As, filmmaker workshops, classes, panels and parties in locations throughout Portland, Oregon, as well as online.
The festival was named as one of the “...
Depth Of Field International Film Festival Fall 2015
April 30, 2015 Earlybird Deadline
Feedback: The one element most festivals ignore.
Instead of paying submission fees and getting nothing in return, EVERYONE who submits to DOFIFF.COM will receive one of two benefits: Either 1): your film is already competition calibre, and gets accepted/nominated to compete, OR 2): you will receive a letter outlining exactly what is keeping it from being accepted. &...