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Brainwash Movie Festival Call for Entries 2013 w/Super Saver NOW!

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Call for Entries 2013 Brainwash Movie Festival Click here for discount entries for Withoutabox.com  (WAB) member users. FULLY JURIED. “Super Saver” Extra Early Bird Special: Shorts $10, Features $35 by Dec. 31st, 2012 (postmarked or registered on WAB) “Early Bird” Special: Shorts $20, Features $50 by March 15th, 2013 (postmarked or registered on WAB) “On Time” Entries: Shorts $25, Features $65 by May 1st, 2013 (postmarked or registered...

Camerado SE Asia: New UK Co-Producer & Tax Deductions for 1970 Vietnam War-Era 'Freedom Deal'

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Hello Friends, Colleagues, and Supporters from Camerado producer Jason Rosette and the 'Freedom Deal' Feature Film Team in Cambodia: We are happy to share two New Important Developments regarding our SE Asian Vietnam War-era feature drama, 'Freedom Deal' (www.freedomdealmovie.com), taking place in Cambodia during Nixon's 1970 Cambodia incursion. 1) We now welcome onboard a talented, UK-based co-producer for the project, Alec Cheschi; Alec worked with us a few years ago when he ...

2012 Los Angeles Film Festival Line-Up

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This year's Festival will screen a diverse slate of nearly 200 feature films, shorts, and music videos, representing more than 30 countries, along with signature programs such as the Filmmaker Retreat, Poolside Chats, Coffee Talks, Music Events and more. Check back May 15 for the complete Festival schedule! OPENING NIGHT:   To Rome With Love- (DIRECTOR/WRITER Woody Allen PRODUCERS Letty Aronson, Stephen Tenenbaum CAST Woody Allen, Alec Baldwin, Roberto Benigni, Penélope Cruz,...

Opening and Closing Films for XPN Music Film Festival

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opening and closing films for Philadelphia’s first festival solely dedicated to movies about music are ready to rock! WXPN, the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music and noncommercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, and the Philadelphia Film Society today announced that Big Easy Express will open the XPN Music Film Festival on Thursday, April 26. The film documents Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Old Crow Medicine Show and Mumford & Sons...

Big Easy Express and Under African Skies to kick XPN Music Film Festival

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The opening and closing films for Philadelphia’s first festival solely dedicated to movies about music are ready to rock! WXPN, the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music and noncommercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, and the Philadelphia Film Society today announced that Big Easy Express will open the XPN Music Film Festival on Thursday, April 26. The film documents Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Old Crow Medicine Show and Mumford & S...

The films in competition for the San Francisco International Film Festival New Directors Prize

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  11 Narrative Features From Nine Countries Contend for $15,000 New Directors Prize, 12 Documentaries From Nine Countries Contend for $35,000 in Cash Prizes The 55th San Francisco International Film Festival (April 19 - May 3) today announced the films in competition for the New Directors Prize and the Golden Gate Awards for documentary features. The International will award $70,000 in total prizes this year. The New Directors Prize of $15,000 will be given to a narrative first feature...

Silent Film Festival wrapped

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After four days of packed houses and 18 extraordinary programs, the 16th Annual San Francisco Silent Film Festival ended on a spectacular note.  Alexander Payne introduces the Closing Night Film Photo © Pamela Gentile    The festival concluded with Victor Sjöström's masterpiece HE WHO GETS SLAPPED and the brilliant accompaniment by the Matti Bye Ensemble from Sweden. In their excellent introductions of the film, Guest Director...

J Rosette's Genre-Busting Asian Social-Issue Horror Flick, FREEDOM DEAL Update 7/29/11

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Hello Colleagues in Media, Film, Business, Music, the Arts, Philanthropy, and Beyond: This is writer-director Jason Rosette of Camerado SE Asia, I hope you are all well! With the recent winding down of the 4th edition of the CamboFest, Cambodia Film Festival, our efforts have shifted back to producing a fabulous and compelling feature film that we've been developing for some time.  I hope you'll take a moment to read on - there's never been a movie quite like this, and you'll soo...

11 finalists for the fifth round of San Francisco Film Society/KRF Filmmaking Grants

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The San Francisco Film Society and the Kenneth Rainin Foundation today announced the 11 finalists for the fifth round of SFFS/KRF Filmmaking Grants of more than $300,000, to be given to one or more feature films that through plot, character, theme or setting significantly explore human and civil rights, discrimination, gender and sexual identity and other urgent social justice issues of our time. Additionally, the grants support films that have a significant economic or professional impact on th...

Brainwash Movie Festival: Call for Entries 2011

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Call for Entries 2011 Brainwash Movie Festival Click here for discount entries for Withoutabox.com member users. FULLY JURIED. Rules: “Early Bird” Special: Shorts $20, Features $50 by April 15th, 2011 (postmarked) “On Time” Entries: Shorts $25, Features $65 by May 1st, 2011 (postmarked) Late Entries: Shorts $35, Features $90 by May 10th, 2011 (postmarked) Note: Shorts are under 13 min., Features under 130 min. Movies 13-59 min. are Shorts; 60-129 min. are ...

Nobody Knows Where the Bullet Goes

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It has now been confirmed that besides Regina Jackson, Director of the venerable East Oakland Youth Development Center, Oakland Chief of Police, Chief Batts, will speak at the Premiere of "Nobody Knows Where the Bullet Goes."More Details to follow. Film Back-Story:This film frames the tragic dynamic of people who have been shot/killed by bullets never intended for them. The film's back-story is about a teen who has lost adear friend to a random bullet. He has shut himself off from the...

Jose Rosete, the man!

Meet Jose Rosete, without a doubt one of the busiest actors in Hollywood. Mammamia! How many films can you be in one year??? LOL!!! Well, Mr. Rosete is PRO and PROACTIVE! Check him out!!!     ME: Jose, you rule! To be honest, you're in so many films that I realized there can't be an interview about your films. No, we have to talk about you! So, tell us, please... Who is the real Jos

Ice Cube's Straight Outta L.A., will have its world premiere at Tribeca/ESPN Sports Festival

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I must confess I cannot wait to see that film.!, What a smart choice and programming from Tribeca. Let me share with you one of my dearest professionnal experiences as a film distribution (with Columbia at the time). When I was handling the world premiere in Cannes of Boyz'n the Hood, The film revealed both John Singleton as a director, and Ice Cube as an actor and received  2 Academy Award nominations. I was in charge of the distribution in France, and ran all the pro...

Nobody Knows Where the Bullet Goes

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“Nobody Knows Where the Bullet Goes” brings attention to the tragic events in Oakland, CA, in which innocent people, many times teens, are shot-injured-or killed by a bullet that missed its intended target. The message is simple: When you fire a gun nobody knows, for sure, where that bullet will eventually land.  Anything can happen. Story Backdrop:A teenage girl has sequestered herself from life, reduced her world to inside living. She lost a dear friend who was shot and killed for no appa...

The Oakland Underground Film Festival

The Oakland Underground Film Festival is a showcase for independent and Do-It-Yourself film, video, and projection art based in Oakland, California. The Oakland Underground Film Festival places special emphasis on local filmmakers, social justice, urban life, the environment and works of fiction and non-fiction that thrive outside of classic narrative filmmaking. The festival provides first look opportunities at films that entertain, educate, and inspire, by celebrated filmmakers, and emerging artists alike. In addition to the annual event in September, the Oakland Underground Film Festival produces original works and hosts special events/presentations throughout the year. oakuff.org

We Made It! (Barely) * Thanks to all our New Contributors

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~ We Made It! ~ CAMBOFEST: Film, Video and Animation Festival of Cambodia is happy to announce that we've met the minimum financial requirements to continue operating through the 2009 season without interruption! Thanks in the end to the following new supporters as we conclude Phase 1 of our Rainy Season/Beginning of Spring fundraising drive: &nb...

CAMBOFEST, Cambodia Fundraising Drive Plows Ahead--**We Still Need Your Support to Meet Our Goals!**

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CAMBOFEST: Film, Video, and Animation Festival of Cambodia--Cambodia's only internationally recognized independent movie festival, continues its fundraising drive after narrowly avoiding a financial shutdown. ** BUT we still have a long way to go to meet our goals, and we need your support! ** Thanks to the following new supporters as of May 20, 2009 during our Spring fundraising drive for CAMBOFEST! James Velaise, FRANCE Martin Zweiback, USA James Higgins, USA Helge Cramer, GERMANY ...

International Buddhist Film Festival

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The International Buddhist Film Festival presents outstanding films from all over the world, embracing a broad and fluid definition of "buddhist"--features, docs, animation and shorts.

Oakland International Film Festival

THE 10TH OAKLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Overview
screening dates

In 2012, The 10th Oakland International Film Festival screening sessions will begin on April the 6th through the 8th, 2012, at various venues throughout the East Bay.

SCREENING LOCATIONS
Since 2002, The Oakland Film Society, has presented the Oakland International Film Festival at various venues in Oakland, including the Grand Lake Theater and The Jack London Regal Theater. The main theater of the 10th Oakland International Film Festival will be The James Moore Theater inside of the Historical, newly renovated, Oakland Museum.
In addition to hosting screenings at the James Moore Theater, other screening locations throughout the city of Oakland
will be held. To stay abreast of our screenings visit oiff.org and follow us on twitter.com/oiff

8 Second Film Festival

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8 Seconds. An awkward conspicuous increment, and the co-author of each film of the 8 Second Film Festival. Submitted films will be collected, curated into programs and distributed to artists who will create video installation art to present them.

The 14th Annual Brainwash Movie Festival

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Come one, come all, to the 14th Annual BrainwashDrive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In MovieFestival, featuring original shorts from around the world! (Program specifics are listed below.)What: The 2008 14th Annual Brainwash Movie FestivalWhen: Fri. & Sat., July 25th and 26th at 9:00 p.m. each night. Where: Mandela Village Arts Center,1357 5th St., Oakland, California, USA.How: $9/nite, discounts available on our site - http//www.BrainwashM.comWheelchair accessible.Who: You, and everyone you can drag along! T...

Brainwash Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In Movie Festival

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Come one, come all, to the 14th Annual Brainwash Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In Movie Festival, featuring original shorts from around the world! The 2008 14th Annual Brainwash Movie Festival takes place Fri. & Sat., July 25th and 26th at 9:00 p.m. each night at Mandela Village Arts Center,1357 5th St., Oakland, California, USA. The New York Times says the SF Bay Area's own Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk In movie festival, the Brainwash Movie Festival, "pirat a piece of that old Hollywood magic and challeng con...

Lawrence Robert Rinder appointed Director of BAM/PFA

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Robert J. Birgeneau, Chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley, today announced the appointment of distinguished curator, critic, and educator Lawrence Robert Rinder as the new Director of the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA). Mr. Rinder, who has held prominent museum positions on both coasts, joins the organization at an important period in its forty-five-year history, as it finalizes plans for a new building and expanded programming.Mr. Rinder, who is currently...

The New Frontier on Main: Panels, showcase, new tech from Sundance

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The 2008 Sundance Film Festival announced today a line-up of cinematic installations, live multimedia performance events, and panel discussions that will be featured in the New Frontier on Main, a flagship venue that is part of the Festival’s New Frontier program for showcasing films and art work from the cutting edge of cinematic culture. The 2008 Sundance Film Festival runs January 17-27 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Sundance, Utah. For a complete list of films, visit the Sundance...

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