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Route 66 Documentary

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  Czech director based in Los Angeles, Ester Brym, has a new film in the works. After her multi-Award winning feature Butterflies that profiled the Internet celebrity, her 2nd feature is much more personal and visually stunning. Autumn of Route 66  documents ones journey through the history, the incredible experience of driving the first American highway, Mother of all roads, the Route 66. Brym is currently in late post-production stage and raising finishing funds to complete the ...

How to get views on YouTube

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How did they get famous on YouTube? More about the film here: http://www.ButterfliesTheMovie.com Rent the whole film on YouTube now for only $2.99: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOHx2o... Butterflies is a feature documentary film following the lives of six young people that are prominent 'weblebrities' on the video site YouTube. The film explores the new media, its power and its future. Will the Internet overcome traditional media? Will new media and traditional media merge? The f...

Lives of YouTube “Weblebrities” Chronicled in Upcoming Documentary

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Meet six folks in the feature documentary “Butterflies” who share the common goal of becoming Internet sensations via YouTube. Each real-life character in the documentary has made a presence online with thousands of subscribers following their daily lives and video blogs.  The Valley Film Festival in Los Angeles, California is presenting “Butterflies” this fall on November 13th, 2010 at 7pm in the CAP theater in Sherman Oaks. “This opportunity to showcase YouTube on a b...

Butterflies YouTube Documentary Webisodes

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Watch the Award winning documentary about the YouTube social network online for free  For more info go to Butterflies Official Website ...

Best Free Web Show To Watch Online

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The Award winning feature documentary Butterflies is now online in form of webisodes. Directed by: Ester Brym ...

Article on Butterflies YouTube Launch

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Hello Butterflies: I hope all of you are having a great weekend and working on some great YouTube videos :) We have three announcements for this week: 1) An article on Documentary Tech website profiles Butterflies and the film's journey all the way to distribution and launch on YouTube 2) New Butterflies network has been established where you can join for free, interact and post your videos. Member's work gets featured each week and we have forum's discussing y...

Butterflies Behind the Scenes

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After crazy month on YouTube where most of you noticed Butterflies on the front page, here are some new clips and interesting info from behind the scenes. First, if you still didn't see the film, it is available for rent here. If you are interested in making of the film, you can read an article published by YouTube or see the filmed interviews here. You will find out why the characters featured in the film were picked and if Butterflies 2 is in the works :) Who sh...

After 4 Sundance films, Butterflies is selected for rent on YouTube.

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One of the first feature films distributed on YouTube is Fest 21 member's documentary film Butterflies. The independent film from European filmmaker Ester Brym has finished its festival run last year graduating with a couple of awards and going on to make history as one of the first films being available for rent on YouTube. Butterflies is feature film following the lives of six young people that are prominent 'weblebrities' on a video site YouTube. The film explores th...

Fest21 member's YouTube documentary

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Ester Brym's feature documentary Butterflies focuses on the celebrity life of YouTube personalities. The film premiered in July 2009 at AOF film festival in LA and signed with UK distributor Journeyman Pictures in October. The director shot this as her directing debut on a budget put together from her savings and credit cards. See what people say about the movie: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4IzM59EZnI Watch the trailer: http://www.ButterfliesTheMovie.com Watch the film now: ht...

Happy Thanksgiving and watch the YouTube film Butterflies online

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Now exclusively on Journeyman Pictures see the multi Award winniing documentary about YouTubers and social media, Butterflies: http://journeyman.booserver.com/ Butterflies is a feature documentary film following the lives of six young people that are prominent 'weblebrities' on a video site YouTube. The film explores the new media, its power and its future. Will the Internet overcome traditional media? Will new media and traditional media merge? The film documents the struggles a...

Info on Butterflies distribution and interview with the director

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Dear Butterflies: The time has come and Butterflies, my feature doc about YouTubers, is out there for all of you to see!!! Well, not quite yet...but soon :) Very soon! Butterflies wrapped up the festival season at First Glance Film Fest in Philly by receiving one last Award and we have singed a distribution deal with Journeyman Pictures from UK. They will distribute the film all around the world. You can check updates on their website here: Also, we got some new behind the scenes foota...

Butterflies wins another award at First Glance FF and signs with Journeyman Pictures

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Butterflies has closed its festival run last month at the First Glance Film Festival where it received one last Award. We are very grateful to all who supported us throughout the festival screenings and thank you to everyone who came to see the film, even more special thanks to all of you who came and saw more than once <3 Read some background news on how Indie Producer helped us here and then watch the video. More info at the Butterflies Official Website ...

YouTube documentary online?

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Hello Butterflies: The festival round is coming to its end with Butterflies screening this Sunday for the very last time on a big screen at First Glance Film Fest in Philadelphia. You can find the info here: http://www.facebook.com/ButterfliesTheMovie From all your requests on the videos, we realize we can't bring the film everywhere. But, because we know that lot of you can't make the festival screenings, we are deciding on our next step and want to bring the Award Winning film...

YouTube film Butterflies screens at First Glance Film Festival in Philadelphia

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Philadelphia’s Independent Film Festival is proud to announce Butterflies film to be presented at the 12th annual event on October 25th 2009 at 6PM This will be your last chance to see the Award Winning film about YouTube on a big screen. We have had some great experience at the film festival circle, as well as some not so very good. It is sad to know that some film festival organizers are only there to scam filmmakers and get money out of them for their own projects. We really hope that F...

October 15th: Butterflies, documentary film about how to make it in social media

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Lives of YouTube “Weblebrities” Chronicled in Upcoming Documentary The increasingly popular world of new media has introduced online viewers across the world to a diverse group of individuals in cyberspace.  YouTube.com has emerged as one of the leaders to catapult an Average Joe into an instant “Weblebrity” with the stroke of a computer key.  Meet six folks in the feature documentary “Butterflies” who share the common goal of becoming internet sensations via YouTube...

Butterflies documentary in NYC, Montana, LA and Philadelphia

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We are done with our East Coast Premiere at NewFilmmakers in NYC and the Award Winning film about YouTube had an amazing response there. Here are photos from the screening and I am so super excited to have such an amazing night with all the great people! Next, we are heading to the Montana Independent Film Festival where Butterflies screens on October 25th. We are going back to Los Angeles presenting Butterflies at La Femme Film Festival in the middle of October and then Philade...

Butterflies Selected into Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival

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The Award Winning documentary Butterflies has been selected into Southern California festival in Temecula, and will play this September at the Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival. "Butterflies is the first feature film that profiles the YouTube community and examines the power of online media. The film had its World Premiere last month at AOF Film Festival, where it received the Alan J. Bailey Excellence Award for Documentary Filmmaking and was nominated for Bes...

Butterflies Wins Its 1st Award!

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Butterflies crew at AOF IFFFirst of all, let me thank all of you for your constant support and if you did make it to our World Premiere, I hope you enjoyed the film. I would like to start by announcing that Butterflies walked out from AOF International Film Festival with The Alan J. Bailey AOF Award of Excellence for Documentary Filmmaking!!!! We were also nominated for Best Social Commentary 2009, but this Award went to the amazing Victory of the Underdog. I honestly believe thi...

Butterflies Tonight!!!!

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Hello all: Hope everyone is doing well. Just wanted to remind you that my feature documentary film Butterflies has its Official World Premiere tonight at the AOF Film Festival. The address is confirmed for Regency Theater at 1003 E Colorado Blvd in Pasadena. The screening will start at 8PM with Q&As from the cast and crew and after party following. Please join us to celebrate YouTube on the big screen for the very first time! $10 tickets can be purchased at: https://www.aoffest.com/...

See the Award Nominated documentary about YouTube, Butterflies tomorrow

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There is only one day left for the official premiere of Butterflies at the AOF Fest. So far, it has been great seeing other people's films and meeting all the talented filmmakers. But, tomorrow is our turn! Butterflies will screen at AOF (Action on FIlm) International Film Festival July 27th, 2009 @ 8PM Regency Academy Theatre 1003 East Colorado Blvd Pasadena, CA Tickets can be purchased at: https://www.aoffest.com/store/AOF-2009-c4.htm There will be a party after t...

The award nominated documentary about YouTube, Butterflies Premieres exactly week from today

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Good morning: Just a quick reminder that the 1st ever documentary film about YouTube, Butterflies, is to have its World Premiere exactly one week from today! Would love to meet all of my fest21.com friends, so if you can make it, come and say hi :) Butterflies got nominated for Best Social Commentary Award and will screen at this year's AOF Film Festival ! www.aoffest.com July 27th, 2009 @ 8PM Regency Theatre, 673 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena, CA After party to follow the screening!!! Pl...

Butterflies is nominated by AOF for Best Social Commentary Award 2009

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Press Release For Immediate Release    Lives of YouTube “Weblebrities” Chronicled in Upcoming Documentary The increasingly popular world of new media has introduced online viewers across the world to a diverse group of individuals in cyberspace.  YouTube.com has emerged as one of the leaders to catapult an Average Joe into an instant “Weblebrity” with the stroke of a computer key.  Meet six folks in the feature documentary “Butterflies” who share the common goal of b...

Butterflies, the film about YouTubers Premieres in LA and you are invited!!!!

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Please come to the World Premiere of the first feature film about YouTube, Butterflies. YouTube on a big screen for the very first time here: AOF (Action on FIlm) International Film Festival July 27th, 2009 @ 8PM Theater 1 at the Regency Academy Theatre 673 East Colorado Blvd Pasadena, CA Tickets can be purchased at: https://www.aoffest.com/store/AOF-2009-c4.htm The official event invite is on Facebook here: http://www.facebook.com/reqs.php#/event.php?eid=112005473435&ref=mf...

Czech Republic: Read about Butterflies

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Hello all: If you are in Czech make sure you buy Reflex today and read about Butterflies in there. If you are not in Czech but can read Czech, let me know and I will send you the link to the online article once it is live. Otherwise, hope all of you are ready for September 16th for the World Premiere.Please, share this fan page with all :) http://www.facebook.com/pages/Butterflies/94419986966?ref=ts Thank you and have a great day. Ester More info about today's article here: http://but...

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