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Tampa's Independents' Film Festival now open for submissions

The 2010 Independents' Film Festival in Tampa, Florida, has opened up for submissions to the 17th annual festival, accepting entries in Animation, Short, Experimental, Documentary and Feature Films. Information at

Film Festival Dos and Don’ts

By Clémentine Briand ECU would like to spotlight author Paul Osborne and his article “Film Festival Dos and Don’ts,” which outlines rules for filmmakers on the collaboration between filmmaker and film festival that must take place to have a successful screening. Take a look at our own Scott Hilllier’s comment in reponse to this intuitive article on festivals. ...

Kashish – Mumbai Queer Film Festival 2010 - Call for Entries

CALL FOR ENTRIESIt is time for Mumbai to celebrate with its own queer film festival : Kashish – Mumbai Queer Film Festival to be held April 22nd – 25th, 2010.The festival, organized by Solaris Pictures and Bombay Dost, intends to showcase and support films with gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer themes, relevant to Indian and Indian Diaspora. It aims to provide filmmakers, artists, activists, media persons and audiences with a space to communicate, share diverse experiences an...

Our Paris Series Part II: La Nouvelle Vague

By Sophie Nellis   Belmondo and Seberg    The French New Wave – known as la nouvelle vague– was a celebration of youth, Paris and, above all, cinema. Many people don’t know that the term nouvelle vague was first used in 1957 to describe the new generation of French youth, emancipated 18 to 30 year olds who were free-thinking and keen to throw off the legacy of the Second World War. It was only following the success of François Truffaut’s Les...

Costa Rica International Film Festival invites you to Montezuma, Costa Rica for a week of film screenings

Find out more about film festival submissions at:  Enter your film and join us in paradise November 11- 20, 2011! ...

International Adventure Film Festival in Val d'Isère FRANCE


Selections for the 14th International Adventure Film Festival in Val
d'Isère (Savoy - France) are now taking place until December 7th.

The festival will be held at the Henri Oreiller Congress Centre from Monday
19th to Thursday 22th April 2010.

We are looking for documentaries lasting at least 14 minutes based on the theme of
adventure and discovery.
We are interested in all aspects of adventure.
Films entered must feature one of the following subjects: adventure,
exploration, ethnic encounters, sport or expeditions.

Please send us your DVDs with the completed and signed entry form
before December 7th 2009.

The entry form is downloadable from our website.

This festival is always an event rich in encounters, shared emotions and

The event includes eleven films, a jury of well-known adventurers and three
prizes including one awarded by the public.
A debate with each adventurer follows each film.
Entry is free to our ever-increasing number of adventure enthusiasts and this year a third screen has been added so that everyone can experience the adventure.

Best regards
Violaine Schneider
Val d'Isere Tourist Office


10th Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival

The Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival is Asia-Pacific`s first and (so far) only festival showcasing the best Jewish-themed film from around the world. The 10th Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival will run from 14-22 November this year at IFC Mall: 1 Harbour View Street Hong Kong, Hong Kong phone: +852 2295 3308   List of the films presented: Adam Resurrected Germany/Israel, 2008, 106 minutes, 35 mm, English w/ Chinese subtitles Director: Paul...

Underground Exposure

Underground Exposure is a Film Festival and Screenplay competition for those of us who are unwilling to compromise our vision.  We are dedicated to the Filmmakers and writers who are unyielding to the Industry forces that drain the creativity from todays Cinema with their sole quest for "MARKETABLE" material. Our goal is to provide a venue for films that might not otherwise be exhibited. However, films of a controversial, confrontational, radical, provocative, subversive, offensive, obscene, rebellious, profane, conspiratorial, corruptive, volatile, violent, blasphemous, anarchic, or otherwise irresponsible nature are especially encouraged.

Four Roses

Four Roses, directed by Kris De Meester, is a recent submission for ECU 2010. A hotel in the outskirts of an industrial city, one hot summer evening.  Twelve people stuck in their room with nothing but time to kill... check out their trailer!!!  

Martha’s Vineyard International Film Festival Returns for 4th Year, September 10–13, 2009

Take an exquisite New England island, add fantastic films, parties, and invite lovers of both, and voila: it’s the Martha’s Vineyard International Film Festival! Established in 2006, the festival’s annual theme is “Other Places,” and is reflected in this year’s slate. “We hope,” says festival director Richard Paradise, “everyone will be challenged to think broadly—about how huge the world of film is—and deeply, about the universal concerns and desires that unite us.” ...

Branchage Film Festival 2009 1st - 4th October

Branchage Festival 2009 Jersey film festival to screen The Wizard of Oz in magical drive-in cinema experience - The Wizard of Oz screened People’s Park Oct 3rd - As part of Branchage, taking place Oct 1st – 4th Branchage Jersey International Film Festival is coming back to the island in October, screening an incredible selection of films in breathtaking and unusual locations. Highlights for 2009’s festival will incl...

Cambodia film fest 2009 to be held in Kampot

CAMBODIA's film and video festival is to be held this year at Kampot, a small  attractive town about four hours drive south of the capital Phnom Penh. Cambofest, the country's first internationally recognized independent movie festival, will commence its third season on 04 December, running through 06 December, though the organisers say there may be a " sneak preview” on 03 December. Film categories at the festival include: Fiction Features & Shorts * Doc Feat...

Call for Entries!

For aspiring filmmakers ages 7 - 18, you can now submit your films for the Shortie Film Festival. The deadline is August 9th. You can get more information at our website:! - Shortie ...

The Historic Park Theatre Is Readying Its Reels in Estes

By Dani White Berthoud Recorder - In the mountain hamlet of Estes Park, a vast expanse of rocky, quintessential Colorado peaks provide the perfect setting for the historic Park Theatre that jumps out from the landscape in brilliant white and Art Deco splendor. This vintage landmark, one of the oldest operating movie theaters in the west, will once again play the perfect host and headquarters to the annual Est...

Nevada Film Festival

Available Passes For the 2012 Nevada Film Festival VIP Pass ($200)Priority access to all Films, Panels, Opening Night Party, Filmmaker Reception, Festival Awards Ceremony, Closing Night Party, and VIP reserved seating. Vegas Pass ($150)Priority access to all Films, access to Panels, Opening Night Party, Filmmaker Reception, Festival Awards Ceremony, and Closing Night Party. Festival Pass ($100)Access to Films, Panels, Opening Night Party, and Festival Awards Ceremony. Film ...

Boulder International Film Festival - Late Deadline Sept 1

Late Deadline, September 1, 2009

The Award Winning Butterflies in Temecula, California

After party will follow the Friday screening :) Please come and join us or check for more dates here: ...

Hillside Film Festival

Celebrating its fifth year in 2010, the Hillside Film Festival is calling for entries from Victoria’s most promising young filmmakers. The festival gives emerging filmmakers the opportunity to see their films on the big screen in front of a large audience, be judged professionally by some of the most respected filmmakers and writers in the country, and win some fantastic prizes along the way.   

Screened in one of Victoria’s most-beautiful cinemas, the Cameo Outdoor Cinema in Belgrave, the festival proudly focuses on artistic excellence and innovation, celebrating great filmmaking across all genres, styles and budgets. We want to hear from young filmmakers with a unique voice, a story to tell and a fresh approach to filmmaking – not just those with the best equipment or famous friends. Industry judges include Sandra Sciberras, director of the AFI award-winning ‘Caterpillar Wish’ (AUS 2006), and Bridget Callow, producer of the AFI-nominated ‘Bitter and Twisted’ (AUS 2008).

This year, filmmakers are competing for a stack of cash and awards, including a $1,000 cash prize from The Upwey & District Community Bank Group and a prize pack from Madman Entertainment. Selected films will also feature on the small screen, presented on Foxtel’s Aurora Community Channel as part of Youth Week 2010. To enter, films must be 15 minutes or less, and the filmmaker from Victoria and aged 30 or under.

For more information, and to enter online, check out

Entries close on Monday 2nd November.

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BANGKOK INDIEFEST - ** Call for Entries Opens **

BANGKOK INDIEFEST - ** Call for Entries! ** Featuring the Best Thai and International Independent Movies! Bangkok IndieFest is newly launched independent movie festival in Bangkok, Thailand, showcasing the work of international and local Thai filmmakers.   Entries Now OPEN through WithoutaBox or with PDF Entry Form at: WWW.BANGKOKFEST.COM >> Categories Include: Fiction Features & Feature Documentaries Shorts * Animation * V...

Call For Entry The WIN Film Festival (Women's Image Network) formerly WINFemme

The WIN Film Festival 2009 Call For Entry   PRODUCING ENTITY: Women’s Image Network (WIN)   The WIN Film Festival: Sunday, November 1 through Tuesday, November 3, 2009 in Los Angeles, California USA. (Formerly Known as The WINFemme Film Festival)   The WIN Film Festival: Closing Night Party November 3rd Honors announces festival winners honoring select unreleased and independent films.   Th...

The Los Angeles Film, Stage and ShowBiz Expo is now Accepting Short Film Submissions

After the grand success of the first ever ShowBiz Expo Film Festival in New York on March 29th, we are extending our film festival to the Los Angeles Film, Stage and ShowBiz Expoon October 17th, 2009! If you are a filmmaker looking for the perfect venue to screen your film, submit your film to the ShowBiz Expo Film Festival. We accept 30 short films that screen all day during the Expo. Also, we offer a Q&A session with the filmmakers. If your film is chosen, it will be screened in fr...

Lady Filmmakers Accepting Submissions-It's not just for ladies!!!

We have submissions from all over the world!! Be a part of the 1st year event!! It's not just for Ladies! Just 1 woman has to fill the role of one of the following positions: Writer, Director, DP, or Producer!   Enter today and get your own film page and take advantage of early bird pricing till July 31st!  ...


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