Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the film festivals community.  

Launched in 1995, relentlessly connecting films to festivals, documenting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

User login

|FRENCH VERSION|

RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes

 

Filmfestivals.com services and offers

 

Vanessa McMahon


Vanessa is a novel writer, screenwriter, rep and a film producer. She shares her discoveries and film surprises. :-)

 


feed

Into the Darkness

Into the Darkness (2011) by director Joel Bender is Film Planet Entertainment's latest acquisition, a gripping thriller with a haunting twist that promises to bring viewers into the dark with it. In an in depth interview with actress Dalal Bruchmann, we discussed her upcoming film as well as her skyrocketing acting/singing career.

 

ME: Dalal, first off let me say that your name is beautiful. Can you tell us what it means?

DALAL: Thank you very much for your compliment! You can find Dalal in many languages, in Farsi it means 'something fresh and new' in Arabic it has different meanings. One of them is 'touched in a loving way' the other 'sensitivity'. And what about yours? Vanessa, which I think means 'butterfly' right?

ME: Yes! Exactly! :-) So, Dalal, What can you tell us about Into the Darkness? As it is still in production, I know you
have to keep most of it a surprise but what can you tell us at this point?

DALAL: Into The Darkness tells the story of four friends- Ridge, Allie, Brad and Katelyn, who are reunited after a year apart. Their decision to embark on a short exploration of an unknown cave system turns into a horrific struggle for survival. There is a great twist at the end, which I am not allowed to give away... ;)

ME: And what is your role in the film?

DALAL: I play Katelyn, one of the four friends. Katelyn is a very sweet and loving character and I am sure a lot of people can relate to her and her story throughout the movie. She is the one that is kind of reluctant to go in the cave and the first one that realizes that there is something very wrong going on inside the cave. She also has a secret,
which of course again I cannot reveal ;)

ME: Awesome. You're driving me crazy with all these secrets. lol! Anyway, were there any special memories during filming that you can share with us? And, a burning question... What was it like working on set with the other talented cast members like Kiowa Gordon from Twilght Saga and Newmoon and Mischa Barton from Homecoming.

DALAL: The cast and crew of the movie is wonderful! Everybody has great energy and we are all very passionate about the project. The Producers Paul and Jade Moser from Moser Productions LLC are cavers themselves!
The filmmakers really know how to capture the beauty of nature. The locations are absolutely breathtaking and awe- inspiring. The waterfalls, the woods, the caves.... I remember I was so excited when I first read the script. I loved it because it was a captivating and full of suspense and surprises. I am sure at the end people will go 'Oh my God that did not just happen!!!'

ME: Ok, geting more anxious now... I cant wait to see this film!.. So, on another note... I know you are a multi-talented actress. What are your next projects? You are also a singer, right?

DALAL: I am currently recording in New York City and I am working with the Manager who launched Lady Gaga's and Britney Spear's career. My Single will debut end of this Summer and we are currently in preparation for my debut album. It is a very exciting process, I just love it. I also have some great upcoming film projects, which I am very excited about.

ME: Thanks Dalal. You rock! :-) I look forward to seeing you on the screen and on stage soon!

 

Interview by, Vanessa McMahon

see teaser for film at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4rMDqs5JkM

 

Dalal Bruchmann

Links

The Bulletin Board

> The Bulletin Board Blog
> Partner festivals calling now
> Call for Entry Channel
> Film Showcase
>
 The Best for Fests

Meet our Fest Partners 

Following News

Interview for Roger Corman documentary The Pope of Pop Cinema

With Roger Corman, Myriam Brough and Bertrand Tessier

Interview with AFM Director

 

Interview with Cannes Marche du Film Director

 

Interview Red Carpet King Richard Will SMITH

 

Filmfestivals.com dailies live coverage from

> Live from India 
> Live from LA
Beyond Borders
> Locarno
> Toronto
> Venice
> San Sebastian

> AFM
> Tallinn Black Nights 
> Red Sea International Film Festival

> Palm Springs Film Festival
> Kustendorf
> Rotterdam
> Sundance
Santa Barbara Film Festival SBIFF
> Berlin / EFM 
> Fantasporto
Amdocs
Houston WorldFest 
Cannes / Marche du Film 

 

 

Useful links for the indies:

Big files transfer
> Celebrities / Headlines / News / Gossip
> Clients References
> Crowd Funding
> Deals

> Festivals Trailers Park
> Film Commissions 
> Film Schools
> Financing
> Independent Filmmaking
> Motion Picture Companies and Studios
> Movie Sites
> Movie Theatre Programs
> Music/Soundtracks 
> Posters and Collectibles
> Professional Resources
> Screenwriting
> Search Engines
> Self Distribution
> Search sites – Entertainment
> Short film
> Streaming Solutions
> Submit to festivals
> Videos, DVDs
> Web Magazines and TV

 

> Other resources

+ SUBSCRIBE to the weekly Newsletter
+ Connecting film to fest: Marketing & Promotion
Special offers and discounts
Festival Waiver service
 

User images

About Vanessa McMahon

gersbach.net