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NEWSLETTER N° 502: march 25th, 2011

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International Family Film Festival awards

International Family Film Festival 2011 IFFF AWARD RECIPIENTS IFFF Spirit Award 48 Below!Director: Michael ArchamboSterling Crown Studios IFFF Pearl AwardChristmas BunnyDirector/Producer/Writer: Tom SeidmanHoney Creek Pictures, LLC IFFF Top Applause AwardHannah’s GoldDirector: Joel SouzaVisualeyes Productions2011 IFFF FEATURE FILMSWinner:Best Feature – DramaChristmas Angel, SunWorld PicturesFinalist:Best Feature – DramaCooper, MSNations Productions Winner:Best Feature - Foreign DramaHorizo...

International Family Film Festival fetes Winners

16th edition of annual fest bestows awards to conclude a five-day run at Raleigh StudiosThe 16th International Family Film Festival wound to a close Sunday night with an awards program including the presentation of the annual “Friz Award” for Excellence in Animation Arts, which this year was bestowed to legendary voice actor Bill Farmer, known for his portrayal of Disney’s Goofy and many other animated characters.The 2011 IFFF awards celebration was held in the Chaplin Theater at Raleigh S...

International Family Film Festival Highlights

      The 16th annual IFFF launches with a press conference at 1 PM on Wednesday, March 16, 2011. This is the fifth year of presenting the fest at Raleigh Studios, adjacent to the Paramount Studio lot on Melrose Avenue in the heart of Hollywood. This year's film schedule is filled with highlights - each of them with enough back-story to more than...


TuTuMUCH is pleased to join the festival community at  “A raw look at an exclusive world” - National Post, Jan 2010 “A rare and tantalising glimpse into the audition highs and lows” - Ballet News, May 2010 “An undiscovered masterpiece” – Seoul International Family Film Festival, October 2010   TuTuMUCH follows nine young ballet dancers as they plié, pirouette and compete for highly-coveted spots in an intensive four-week professional ballet summer ...


Director: Elise Swerhone.
TuTuMUCH follows 9 young dancers behind-the-scenes where they plié and pirouette for coveted spots in an intensive 4 week professional ballet summer program. Leaving behind their families and friends, often for the first time, each girl confronts in her own way the painstaking and sometimes rewarding realities of actually living her dream. TuTuMUCH is a glimpse of how it feels to embark on a career of dance at the age of twelve.

The Magic Ball

Director: Serena KInchla.
"Outstanding cinematography and compelling music" Kids First! Children offer us a magical and creative insight into their world. This multi-award winning film celebrates children from many different places around the world. Filmed on location in Bali, Czech Republic, Mexico, USA, India, France, the Caribbean and Australia. Our hosts, Ashlee and Ayden are guided by the magician, Shamani Azu, in their travels around the world where they witness the dancing, music and adventure these children offer. Be inspired by every child on The Magic Ball, our planet Earth! Music by Blues Traveler, Donavon Frankenreiter, Shpongle, Ganga Giri and many more.... "Spectacular" Ron age 72, Professor Of Psychology, Princeton University "I want to see it again Mama!" Rowan age 5

International Family Film Festival (IFFF)

Located in Hollywood, Caliofornia

Screens films by professionals, film students and youth in separate categories

Scvepts films and screenplays both long and short formats

Films are suitable for a generasl audience

Second week of March annually

Award-Winning Chinese Childrens' Films Screening in Hollywood

China will be making its' first appearance at the 15th Annual International Family Film Festival, (IFFF) scheduled for March 10-14 at Raleigh Studios located at 5300 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, California (corner of Melrose and Van Ness). IFFF is a film and screenplay competition that promotes the sharing of family films through exhibition, adjudication and education. It brings the worldwide family together through shared stories and community.China and the Chinese film community have been partic...

IFFF Awards : awards to family films

2009 IFFF AWARDS FOR FILM AND SCREENPLAY It reads like a comedy but this time, the real story surpasses any possible reel version and everyone is truly a winner…FADE IN:INT. COCO’S RESTAURANT – NIGHTSUPER: Valencia, CA 1993Two couples sip coffee over earnest discussion of the gratuitous violence in films and the effect it has on America, specifically our children. There must be something more the film industry can offer besides bombs, guns, knives and snakes on a plane. They thirst for goo...

NEWSLETTER N° 354: March 4, 2008

AWARDS THE AWARDS WATCH ON FEST21.COM Oscar and more Nominations for cinema eye awards: vote online Portland International Film Festival's Audience Awards New NSI Drama Prize teams announced Walden Media the first to Receve the IFFF Film Excellence Award Indie Talents Honored At Film Independent Spirit Awards _________________________...

International Family Film Festival opens today

The 2008 International Family Film Festival is opening its 13th season at the landmark Raleigh Studios in the heart of Hollywood on Thursday February 28th! When thinking about the IFFF, that great hit by the O’Jays, Love Train comes to mind. This song personifies the IFFF like no other. The first stanza reads,” The next stop that we make will be England. Tell all the folks in Russia and China too. Don’t you know its time to get on board? And let this train keep on riding, riding on t...

The IFFF Turns Hollywwod 'Upside Down'

This year’s International Family Film Festival has selected Alice, Upside Down, by writer/producer/director Sandy Tung, as its opening night feature presentation, screening Thursday, February 28th at 8:00pm at the landmark, Raleigh Studios. The premiere is followed by a fiesta-filled reception at the famous, Lucy’s El Adobe Café on Melrose. Funny and poignant, Alice Upside Down is the story of a young girl in her “tweens”, grappling with finding her identity after the loss of her moth...

The LA Femme Film Festival will kick off on October 11th

The LA Femme Film Festival’s Founder and President Leslie LaPage announced today that the 2007 festival will kick off on October 11th. The festival, which is in its third year, will run from October 11th -14th and will include new independent features, shorts, student films, animated films, special screenings and seminars. The four day event will be held at two theatres: the Fine Arts Theatre in Beverly Hills at 8556 Wilshire Blvd. and the Wilshire Screening Room at 8670 Wilshire Blvd. LA ...

Freshi Film Camp is Summer's Hottest Ticket

Not sure where the kids were this summer? Look no further than Freshi Film Camp at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre. In three separate camps throughout the month of July, Freshi Films, with the sponsorship of the International Family Film Festival, worked with aspiring young filmmakers from around the country to create live-action short films. These films were created by the student filmmakers, aged 7 to 17, from start to finish and viewed by parents, family, and friends at the weekly film sh...

Tapestry Entertainment Family Film Festival November, 2007

Tapestry Entertainment Family Film Festival November, 2007  There is definitely a need for wholesome family films that are free of nudity and unnecessary graphic violence. That’s the objective of this film festival, a celebration of the creative efforts of many people who have a message to share with the world.  Please read the following submission requirements carefully before you complete the entry form below.  2007 SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS  1- All films must be in English or have Eng...

Tapestry Entertainment Family Film Festival November, 2007

Tapestry Entertainment Family Film Festival November, 2007  There is definitely a need for wholesome family films that are free of nudity and unnecessary graphic violence. That’s the objective of this film festival, a celebration of the creative efforts of many people who have a message to share with the world._____________________________________________  Please read the following submission requirements carefully before you complete the entry form below.  2007 SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS...

International Family Film Festival is a Wrap

The 11th Annual International Family Film Festival is a Wrap! The Festival officially closed for the year on October 1, 2005 at the Valencia Hyatt Hotel where over 150 atendees honored Henry Selick with the Friz Award and Lou Florimonte with the Film Excellence Award. The Award Show crowd also celebrated the Finalist Films and the Winning Films in each of the Festival's categories. This award-winning group of films were selected from the 84 films in competition. The Finalists and the Winners ...

International Family Film Festival winners

INTERNATIONAL FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL2005 Winners and FinalistsThe International Family Film Festival is a non-profit organization which has dedicated itself for the last 11 years to quality family programming! "We ask that all the material presented during the festival somehow entertain, engage, and further educate us about ourselves- so that, we may indeed gain new perceptions and insights into the family we call our own. Our vision for the future is to establish year-round programs and services,...

The International Family Film Festival is Ready To Roll

The 11th Annual International Family Film Festival is set to open on September 23, 2005 at the Regal/Edwards Grand Palace Theater with a slate of 80 films from 12 countries. The opening film is Come Away Home, a California premiere, from American Family Films, directed by Doug McKeon, written by Robert D. Slane and starring Lea Thompson, Paul Dooley, Martin Mull, Thomas Gibson, David Keith and Jordan-Claire Green. The film is the heartwarming story of a 12-year-old New York girl who leaves th...


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