Dawn Hudson opened the Film Independent Filmmaker Forum at the DGA by stating that, "the objective of this weekend is to build a community of filmmakers and to inspire". She then introduced Jeremy Thomas who delivered the event's keynote address. Dawn said "He grew up in movie royalty, but he was a rebel and went out on his own".
Jeremy Thomas said "I was very lucky. I left school at 17 to make movies. I crossed paths with people like Ken Loach, Julian Temple, Nic...
The year 2009 marks the 75th birthday of Barco. Throughout the decades that have passed since Lucien De Puydt founded the company 1934, Barco covered a vast number of different markets and products.
Originally, Barco's name was an acronym for the "Belgian-American Radio Company". It manufactured a popular brand of radios that quickly gained renown through their forward-thinking technology and clever marketing approach.
In just a few words the CEO defined the project of REDE...
The Filmmaker Forum, three important days that will give you the tools and empower you to create a strategy for your film and career.
DIRECTORS GUILD OF AMERICA,
OCTOBER 9 - 11, 2009
FILMMAKER FORUM UNCOVERED:
Join Academy-Award winning producer, Jeremy Thomas and Los Angeles Film Festival director, Rebecca Yeldham for a candid conversation about the future of independent filmmaking.
"I believe cinema will continue...
it is going to be changing, but as long...
Stereoscopic 3D allows us to add a perception of depth to our movies by projecting slightly different images for the left and right eye. This is how we perceive things in real life. Voyage Films utilises unique techniques that place the viewer inside the action, creating high quality of productions that are world away from the headache-inducing 3D films of yesteryear.
Le festival Cinéma Nouvelle Génération organise pour sa huitième édition un colloque sur le thème de la diffusion numérique du cinéma. De multiples intervenants issus de divers milieux professionnels viendront y débattre des mutations et des nouveaux enjeux induits par le passage au numérique. Le colloque se tiendra ce 24 septembre de 9h30 à 18h dans les Salons rouges de l'Hôtel de ville de Lyon. Pour plus d'informations, rendez-vous sur notre site :
CAMBOFEST, Cambodia - 2009 Edition Venue Announcement & Sponsor Info
Phnom Penh, Cambodia - Cambodia’s first internationally recognized independent movie festival, CAMBOFEST: Film and Video
Festival of Cambodia will commence its 3rd season on December 4th,
2009, running through December 6th (with sneak previews anticipated on
3rd - including some Best Of CamboFest 2007/2008 Movies)
This year’s CamboFest will unspool near Cambodia...
the advent of digital cameras, film had to be developed and printed
commercially. Concerns about privacy kept most camera users, including young
people, from taking or posing for revealing photos. Digital cameras, especially easy-to-use versions marketed to
children, have made it simple to take pictures that no one else sees. Computers
have made it easy to transmit them. Photographs can be posted online or sent
via email. Some young people are experimenting with th...
Potenza IFF 2009 >> CALL FOR ENTRIES!!!
Submit your film - not later than November 1st 2009 - to one of these competitions:
> International FEATURE FILMS
> International DOCUMENTARIES
> International SHORT FILMS
> BASILICATA SHORTS
> UNIVERSITY SHORTS
> MOBILE PHONE FILMS
Awards: 30.000 euros in goods and services!!!
Rules and entry form on: www.potenzafilmfestival.it
>>> TELL US YOUR STORIES!
Pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Film Festival and excited for the new location at the original American Theater in historic downtown Charleston. Expect the very best again this year, as we screen the top shorts, features and documentaries from emerging and veteran filmmakers from the Lowcountry and across the globe. There will also be a screenplay competition, industry panels, and the hottest after parties in town. For more information please visit www.CharlestonIFF.com regular...
BANGKOK INDIEFEST - ** Call for Entries! **
Featuring the Best Thai and International Independent Movies!
Bangkok IndieFest is newly launched independent movie festival in Bangkok, Thailand, showcasing the work of international and local Thai filmmakers.
Entries Now OPEN through WithoutaBox or with PDF Entry Form at:
>> Categories Include:
Fiction Features & Feature Documentaries
Shorts * Animation * V...
:: Filmmakers submit to 2 Fests in SE Asia for One Fee ::
CamboFest [Cambodia] & the newly launched Bangkok IndieFest [Thailand] are now enabling filmmakers to submit to both fests for one entry fee--
Bangkok IndieFest officially launches and announces its call for entries at the beginning of August - but filmmakers are able to access the "2 Fests / One Fee" special now by visiting the submissions page on the CamboFest website:
Tim Pek, winner of CamboFest's 2008 Grabay Meas ("Golden Buffalo") Award for Best Movie ["The Red Sense"] in the Cambodian filmmaker local showcase can now be seen here-->
MAY 14TH FINAL TV PILOT & WEBSERIES SUBMISSION DEADLINE
It really feels like we just had a deadline. And now there's another one! May 14th is our final deadline. Make sure you get your submissions in soon at itvfest.org
INDEPENDENT TELEVISION FEST LAUNCH PARTY!
COME CELEBRATE CINCO DE MAYO WITH ITVFEST AT HOLLYWOOD HOTSPOT LIBERTINE!
8210 Sunset Boulevard
Shmoozing 8pm-11pm Silent auction 9pm-11pm
Welcome to Renderyard a digital playground that gives
film makers and musicians the chance to watch independent films from
around the world and listen to new music and contact each other and
provide a strong network facility for emerging new talent.
Renderyard gives film makers, musicians and actors the chance to get
involved and create their own profile to upload their films, music or
acting and voice talent
Tv Pilot & Webseries competition
Don't dilly dally our submission deadlines are quickly approaching. If you have an independently produced TV pilot or webseries, submit before the final deadline on May 14, 2009.
You can submit through our website www.itvfest.org.
The 4th Annual Independent Television Festival will be held July 31- August 6, 2009 in Los Angeles,CA.
Follow us on Twitter. Get submission tips and Festival Facts. twitter.com/itvfest
ITVFEST Submission Deadline & New Sponsors on board
EARLY DEADLINE IS APRIL 23RD!!
$40 submission fees are quickly coming to an end. Hurry up and get your pilot or webseries in to be considered for early acceptance. Know early, relax often.
ITVFEST IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE NEW SPONSORS
With the sponsorship drive well under way, we'll be announcing all of our sponsors and partners as they come. Please support our sponsor by visiting their websites and utl...
You can tell this "Docu-mind " !
Neither native nor naive, the movie wants to be a modern syntax, a symbolic combination of the strange pictures could be interpret personally by the spectators, at the age of globalization. ( Jean claude Serra)
"Sean Penn's Puzzle" is not a plain docudrama. It should be seen many times to understand completely. The film is challenging our looking style to
story-telling, plot, and classical portrait of actors,etc.
It's very exotic and ofcourse a tribute to Sean penn. ( Edward Mckee)
Sunday, March 8-----On the weekend of March 13, filmmaking teams from around the world will gather for the 8th Annual Filmapalooza, which will take place at the Miami International Film Festival. The guest filmmakers are winners of the 48 Hour Film Project (48FHP), timed filmmaking competitions in their cities and are in competition to be named the Best Film of the 2008 48 Hour Film Project. The honor comes with a $5,000 cash prize.
The winning films, selected from more than 2,50...
Intervention de Jean Mizrahi (Ymagis créée durant l'été 2007) au panel sur la distribution digitale à l'IDIFF.
Jean Mizrahi a été Directeur Général du groupe Eclair et a été à l'origine de la création de sa filiale spécialisée dans le cinéma numérique, Eclair Digital Cinéma. Il a aussi dans le passé créé des entreprises dans le domaine de l'Internet.
XDC went to Switzerland to equip the only IMAX Theatre of the country at the the Swiss Museum of Transport (Verkehrshaus der Schweiz) in Lucerne.
Emmanuel Finck - XDC’s Test and Pre-Build Engineer – and Protonic (local integrator)
installed 2 Christie Projectors CP2000 XB with 3D Dolby systems both
managed by only one server to show screenings like Dinosaurs 3D or Fly
me to the Moon 3D or other giant screen film titles available in
digital 3D format
A unique 3D in...
Saturday, November 1---------The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF) and BigStar.TV (BST) are working together on a new joint venture that will offer a broader range of opportunities for the independent filmmaker to showcase their work. “BigStar.TV and FLIFF have officially joined forces to develop a unique online short film competition, film screenings, and an innovative new plan that will streamline festival film trafficking, programming, decrease costs of shipping prints, ...