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Female Eye Film Festival Calling

The Female Eye Film Festival (FeFF) is an annual international women director’s film festival. The FeFF illuminates the best of independent filmmakers and offers a cinematic perspective through the Female Eye. We showcase high caliber independent films in drama, comedy, sci-fi, action, horror, documentary, animation and experimental by debut, emerging, established filmmakers. Moderated Q & A’s with the directors follow each and every program (screenings are 2 hrs. in durat...

2015 Newport Beach Film Festival Deadline Approaching!

Enter your film today to be a part of the 2015 Newport Beach Film Festival! The Newport Beach Film Festival regular deadline is DECEMBER 19th.   During the week of the festival, Newport Beach Festival hosts over fifteen special events and mixers, including our intimate Sunset Series receptions for filmmakers, that offer the opportunity to meet fellow filmmakers and industry professionals.   FEATURE FILM: $65 SHORT FILM: $55   The Festival will run from April 23rd to April...

North Carolina Film Awards (NCFA)

The Mission of the North Carolina Film Awards is to strengthen the independent film, television and video industry.  The NCFA shall identify and recognize an array of talented filmmakers and their movies from across the state, region and nation. Features and shorts, are welcome at the North Carolina Film Awards, bringing in the widest array of artists from different disciplines.
The North Carolina Film Awards draws motion pictures and talent from around the world to North Carolina, one of the top movie and television producers in the United States.  Our awards will identify the top achievers in their category. Every producer and director hopes to create an award winning movie.  To a worthy cadre of independent industry craftsman, It is our honor to bring these hopes to fruition. 
As the gentle chill of fall roll over the hills of the North Carolina piedmont, Raleigh is nestled in the shadows of autumn.  The scent of fallen apples, old footballs and the brown of harvested fields lay under the red light of September and October.  With summer's best of weather and autumn's best of cheer, welcome to the North Carolina Film Awards.

Faversham Film Festival

The Faversham Film Festival is a genre-independent festival of high-quality shorts and features.  It offers industry and press accreditation and also sells tickets to screenings and events.


Reel Indie Film Fest Deadline Fast Approaching DEADLINE: JUNE 30 RiFF is looking for submissions for the 2014 edition of the festival. The companion festival to Indie Week, celebrates independent music and movies. Filmmakers and music makers are invited to submit their films (documentary, feature and short length) and music videos at RiFF offers filmmakers and musicians a one of a kind place to screen their films and network with industry profe...

CALL FOR ENTRIES! The 2nd Annual North Hollywood CineFest is open for submissions!

It's now a 7 day event and will showcase over 100 films in 2015!  Join the hottest new film festival in the greater Los Angeles area!  Located in the heart of the North Hollywood (NoHo) Arts District, this festival is a must-go!  All films are played in a real digital movie theater (not a screening room) and it offers a red carpet event, a party, and a number of symposiums talking about financing, distribution and new media.  Look out for celebrities here!  Last year...

Six Filmmaking Tips with Darren Aronofsky

Fox Searchlight Pictures Article Landon Palmer - :)   You can call Darren Aronofsky many things, but what you can’t call him is unambitious. From a stylized depiction of a mathematician’s gradual descent into madness to a story of one man’s love and loss that traverses across a millennium to an unrelenting journey into the life-or-death stakes of the perfect ballet performance, Aronosky’s work has tackled an array...


2014 GUAM - USA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES CALL FOR ENTRIES Final Extended Deadline for Submissions is July 21 The Guam International Film Festival (GIFF) has officially announced its open call for entries to begin today, for its fourth annual event scheduled to take place in September. Submission forms can be completed directly online at the official GIFF website, Deadlines to submit films for the 2013 Guam International Film Festival are:...

New York No Limits Call For Entry Early Deadline for Feature FIlms is now Open

NEW YORK NO LIMITS is currently accepting Feature film entries in any subject, category and language for the 2014 NYNL SUMMIT. New York No Limits is proud to host its 4th annual Summit, a film festival event, in New York City on November 20th - 22nd at The Wild Project. NYNL is seeking films that express the most vital vision of the filmmaker. Our goal is to program the best in cutting edge film from all countries and to serve as a platform for filmmakers to explore multifaceted content.  ... - Where SCRIPTS get a SHOT!©

user Where SCRIPTS get a SHOT!© WARNING: In our contest, YOU WILL NOT win a trophy!  YOU WILL NOT receive platitudes!  YOU WILL NOT be given false hope. If you win a competition, WE WILL PRODUCE YOUR FEATURE FILM (and YOU GET PAID for it)!  period.   Your chances of winning?  One in a Thousand.  (When there are 50,000 screenplays registered yearly...) You do the math. YouPix ...

Cellar Door Film Festival is Now Accepting Submissions!

Every filmmaker starts with their first camera; every festival starts with its first film. Ottawa’s newest film festival, Cellar Door Film Festival (CDFF), is now accepting submissions for the Fall 2014 inaugural edition of the festival.   CDFF invites filmmakers to submit speculative films of both short and feature lengths. This includes films made within the genres of: horror, thriller, science-fiction, fantasy, avant-garde, experimental, the supernatural, alternative history,...

HURRY! Deadline this Friday. North Hollywood CineFest

Click on this link to submit your film to the North Hollywood CineFest, which will take place in the heart of the NoHo Arts District in Los Angeles next April. The festival will offer awards and a great networking environment to indutry professionals and filmmakers.  Both US and international categories accepted.  See you there! ...

Afrika Eye - sharing films from, or with roots in, Africa


Afrika Eye is one of the UK's leading celebrations of African film. The 2013 edition takes place at Watershed in Bristol from November 8th to 10th. Confirmed screenings include TEY, starring the actor, poet and musician Saul Williams and directed by Alain Gomis (Senegal/France); David 'Tosh' Gitonga's NAIROBI HALF LIFE and SOMETHING NECESSARY, directed by Judy Kibinge (Kenya). 

Afrika Eye - sharing films from, or with roots in, Africa


Afrika Eye is one of the UK's leading celebrations of African film. The 2013 edition takes place at Watershed in Bristol from November 8th to 10th. Confirmed screenings include TEY, starring the actor, poet and musician Saul Williams and directed by Alain Gomis (Senegal/France); David 'Tosh' Gitonga's NAIROBI HALF LIFE and SOMETHING NECESSARY, directed by Judy Kibinge (Kenya). 

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The festival was organized in honor of the famous sci-fi writer Philip K Dick. The festival welcomes films that

have been inspired or adapted from Philip K Dick stories.  To promote visionary sci-fi, the kind you see in the works of Philip K Dick, Michel Houellebecq, Ray Bradbury,Heinlein,Ursula Le Guin, Jorge Luis Borges Sam Delany Jules Verne, Arthur C. Clarke.We are looking for dark.moody,strange, cerebral,off the beaten path sci-fi , one that provokes and engages our sense of awe and curiosity.Other themes include magical realism,cult, strange,the supernatural and the eerie.We look at films that push the cinematic form to new levels of expression.

We are also looking for good supernatural /horror stories that reflect the societies fears and paranoia. zombies,extreme cinema, fear of the flesh, disorientation.George Romero, Alexander Aja, Gaspar Noe,
Cronenberg,Alejandro Jodorowsky, H.P. Lovecraft.The theater of Fear.

In a nutshell  we are looking for good sci fi and horror stories.

2. To promote the role of science in the culture through our
Science in Action documentary category.Biopics,reenactments, are all welcomed in our documentary section.Nano tech, Biotech,Singularity projects,AI all themes that restore our sense of wonder.

We look for original voices and visions in works submitted. Lastly, this is a festival by filmmakers for filmmakers
 If you feel like an outsider in the world, you will fit right in in our festival
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This is the  inaugural season for the European festival.The festival will take place at L'Hybride Cinema in Lille France October 25-27, 2013.

Last year we ran the Philip K Dick film festival in New York to record

This year we are hope to reproduce the success in Europe.

This festival pays more attention to fantastic, horror and supernatural with special emphasis on the new cinematic extremism in recent years.

 All entries submitted to the Philip European Philip K Dick festival are automatically considered for the New York Festival which will take place
later on in December.

The festival deadlines are  Early Bird, July 1, Regular August 15, Late September 30, and withoutabox

late  Octuber 10. To submit to our site please visit or

Open call for submissions for the Second Philip K Dick Film Festival New York December 5-8,2013

The Second Annual Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival is accepting entries via Withoutabox.   The festival is the first in the five boroughs devoted to science and science fiction.  Named for the iconic novelist and short story writer whose work inspired the films Blade Runner, Total Recall and Minority Report, the four-day event aims to start a tradition of honoring films inspired by authors who have explored the metaphysical and eerie in...

Philip K Dick Film Festival calling - New York December 5-8,2012

New York, NY - The Second Annual Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival is accepting entries via Withoutabox.   The festival is the first in the five boroughs devoted to science and science fiction.  Named for the iconic novelist and short story writer whose work inspired the films Blade Runner, Total Recall and Minority Report, the four-day event aims to start a tradition of honoring films inspired by authors who have explored the metaphysical an...

Hollywood Film Festival (r)

17th Annual Hollywood Film Festival - Oct 17 to 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES. We are accepting entries in all categories for the 2013 HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL.Enter Your FILM Now  We accept both domestic and international submissions. Early Bird deadline is March 30, 2013. SUBMIT YOUR FILM TODAY! Visit us at HOLLYWOODFEST.COM ...

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Carlos de Abreu (Founder)

Jon Fitzgerald (Executive Director),

With film presentations taking place in the heart of Hollywood, the Festival presents a valuable screening platform for independent filmmakers, while providing for access to the studios and industry at large. The 2013 event will take this concept to the next level, presenting a unique networking program with “**HOLLYWOOD NETWORK® INITIATIVE.” Once again the Hollywood Film Festival will take place at the state of the art ArcLight Cinemas in Hollywood. Keep onSCROLLING DOWN to submit film.

With filmmakers always looking for broad exposure, this year the “HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL” is pleased to be offering a select number of short films to Internet audiences, providing streaming opportunities to industry professionals and the online community.

In addition, the HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL, through the “Hollywood Gives Back® Project” will showcase the other side of Hollywood, celebrating the Industry’s creative artists who have supported causes around the world. These efforts will be integrated into the CineCause Spotlight section of the Festival.

The winners of the HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL – Features, Documentaries, Shorts – will be recognized on stage at the prestigious HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS GALA ceremony, and will receive 4 complimentary VIP GALA tickets. The Hollywood Film Awards Gala launches the awards season.

We are very proud that our finalists and winners have secured agents and distribution deals (HBO, Miramax, IFC, Indican, 7th Art Releasing, and Starz Entertainment among other distributors) due to their exposure during ourHollywood Film Festival.

Our latest success story is our HFF winner, CRAIG BREWER, for the sale of his movie “Hustle and Flow” to Paramount Studios for $9 million. Craig Brewer was discovered at the 2000 Hollywood Film Festival when we showcased the world premiere of his first film “Poor and Hungry.”

Another HFF winner, director Robert DeFranco, sold his film “Telling You” to Miramax. Our winner Zoe Clarke-Williams got a directing job for an MGM film after we honored her. In addition, our winning documentarian Janine Hoskins sold her documentary “My Khmer Heart” to HBO.

“For up-and-coming filmmakers looking for a break the festival is the ultimate networking opportunity”, said “Daily Variety.”

** Subject to executives availability and to change without prior notice.

NOTE-IMPORTANT: All of the above subject to change without prior notice.

Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles

IFFLA 2013

IFFLA 2013, April 9-14
Arclight Hollywood,
6360 W Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, CA


The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) is a nonprofit organization devoted to a greater appreciation of Indian cinema and culture by showcasing films, supporting emerging filmmakers, recognizing the leadership of entertainment industry performers and business executives, and promoting the diverse perspectives of the Indian diaspora.

Each year the festival is held at the ArcLight Hollywood and features a rich mix of film programs designed to build and support the growing interest in the Indian entertainment industry. This includes programming that cultivates an audience for Indian films while supporting filmmakers of Indian descent in career development as they navigate the larger studio system in Hollywood. IFFLA's creative and business programs include the IFFLA Film Fund that helps emerging filmmakers realize their feature-length narrative and non-narrative film projects; the Industry Leadership Awards created to recognize the achievements of industry executives who have contributed considerably towards the entertainment and media industry in India; the One-on-One program where industry professionals from major and independent production and distribution companies are invited to participate in meetings with the IFFLA filmmakers; and the panel discussions with speakers from the film industry.

Cinetarium Film Festival International



The Cinetarium Film Festival International (CFF) aims to connect filmmakers and talented people.  Our core focus is on traditional filmmaking, remembering Hollywood’s golden era. With emphasis on Story and Character driven material and inspired by the growing global demand for good entertainment in the 21st Century.

Festival Features and Highlights
Cinetarium Photographic display – A retrospect to the invention of the first 360-Degree motion picture process introduced to the Motion Picture Industry of the world in Chicago, 1959.

Focus on Wisconsin Film – Wisconsin Movie History, Events and accomplishments.

The Cinetarium Talent Showcase – A spotlight on before the camera talent. A new festival category providing a venue for actors to be featured through submissions and showings of promo reels and video portfolios.

Midnight Nostalgia – A selection of screenings of the classics and memorable films of a bygone era.

Gala Award Night and Screening of the winning entries



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