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Independent producers: NYTVF now accepting submissions to the "Bing 'Decisions' Project." Win $25k.

BING 'DECISIONS' PROJECT The New York Television Festival is teaming up with Microsoft’s innovative decision engine Bing and branded entertainment visionary Ben Silverman’s Electus to develop a new show created by a member of the NYTVF community.    Contest Theme: * The theme of the competition is "Decisions." How you showcase that theme is up to you, but it must be central to the story or format of the show. * The show can be scripted or nonscripted, with any format or...

Spotlight on at Hawai Fest

With an estimated 1.3 billion people living in China, the use of the internet is increasing more and more everyday. For some, the Web is a tool and for others it's an obsession. The Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) is honored to introduce the 2010 HIFF Interactive spotlight on China's largest and fastest growing video sharing website to date called to share some insight into the ever expanding digital content world of is not the "YouTube of China." Or, that's...

The Power of E-Mails

Gosh what a few busy weeks I’ve had its been non-stop here in the ystwyth its only now that I have time to devote to a bit of blogging – and to be honest I’ve been missing typing away in my little ‘blog box’. Today’s musing is nothing to do with festivals (although thats a lie as discuss the topic at the bottom of the page!) I’ve been thinking long and hard today about the power of the e-mail - the whole world appears to rely on e-mails for important things to happen...

Butterflies YouTube Documentary Webisodes

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

Another Chapter My Video Marketing Adventure

Another Chapter My Video Marketing Adventure I have recently begun to develop a series of SEO training videos and I am finding the challenges are extremely rewarding. As I have previously mentioned as I have been providing a running narrative of my experiences. I have been able to successfully use videos to crush my competition. There are several keyword phrases were I hold every position on the first page. Yes, that’s 10 out of 10! In two short months I have placed videos ...

FIŠ/FISch - small and independent film productions - Tolmin; Šmartno - Slovenia 08. - 10. 09. 2011

6. FIŠ/FISch

International festival of small and independent film productions

Šmartno - Slovenia

8. 9. - 10. 9. 2011 

July 24 YouTube Time Capsule

  This coming Saturday, July 24, will mark a milestone for the internet. YouTube and a pair of renowned filmmakers have invited citizens from around the globe to participate in what is being called the first user-generated feature-length documentary shot during the same 24 hours. Titled LIFE IN A DAY, the experiment is being sponsored by the online clip site and involves such celebrated directors as Ridley Scott (ROBIN HOOD, GLADIATOR) and Kevin MacDonald (THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND)...

SES New York 2010 Conference & Expo Coverage

By Maria Esteves – June 28, 2010 The Search Engine Strategies New York Conference & Exposition 2010 (SESNY ‘10) commenced March 22-26, 2010 at the New York Hilton Hotel. Presented by Incisive Media, SES New York is the largest search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM) conference offered special keynote presentations, seminars, panel discussions, receptions, exhibitors show floor, and special events. SESNY10 Panel Session “How to Become a Link Magne...

SES New York 2010 Q&A with SEO-PR Greg Jarboe

By Maria Esteves – June 28, 2010 The Search Engine Strategies New York Conference & Exposition 2010 (SESNY ‘10) Q&A with president/co-founder Greg Jarboe, SEO-PR, was held at the New York Hilton, Tuesday, March 23, 2010. Question posed to president Jarboe “How will the various technologies for Search and Social Media impact each other?” Greg Jarboe is the president and co-founder of SEO-PR, a search engine optimization firm, public relations agency, and video p...

CIFF (Further Information)

For further information, please contact : Marketing Department of FX Entertainment Tel : (855) 23-6320 875 Email : Website :   ...

CIFF (Contacts)

CONTACT Submissions: Mr. Cedric Eloy Cambodia Film Commission tel : +855 023 222 920 fax: +855 023 222 920 email :   Events and Volunteers: Ms. Mariam Arthur tel : +855 012 543 074 email : Skype: theroadgypsy Sponsorship: Mr. Allan Cheung / Lion Fong tel : +855 023 6320 875 email : ...

Thank you for renting

  Thank you so much to everyone for all your support and renting Butterflies. We are only one click away from 3200 views on YouTube rentals:) Hope you enjoyed the film and it gave you some ideas on how to make more money on YouTube. The YouTube community has changed so much since the premiere of the film. We are really happy that we were able to capture its beginnings and talk to some of the YouTubers, who started it all. Best of luck with your YouTube channel. Love, http://www.Bu...


A Multimedia clusterf*uck


We need feature films no more than 90 minutes to Show at the TIME SQUARE in New York City - the Show will start at 3pm till 12amPlease contact us at email us at Thank you !!!NYCIFF ...


WE are inviting all the International Press to be at our film festival For any information about the NYCIFF, please contact  us  via e-mail  : ...

Article on Butterflies YouTube Launch

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

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...

biff 2010


We would like to invite Proudcers, Buyers - Distributors to be part of our  NYCIFF Wing MARKET -  If you are a PRODUCTION company Come to New York to sell your movies to an International Market - If you are a Buyer you WILL have a Big Selection of Films from Around the WORLD in New York City -  For more info email us to or Call us 212.228.7910Roberto RizzoPresident &FounderNYCIFF ...

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

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...

Add icon to your profile

The majority of you have opted for our default icon or do not realize that you can upload a photo Logo or poster or other image to your profile that will appear in the Directory and on homepage active members. To upload a photo/image or choose an icon, simply visit Profile Update link and select Upload Picture                   Include a video in your profile   Upload a video...

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

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. 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...


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