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During the research phase for our expose documentary on scam festivals we have spoken to many filmmakers and festival directors from all over the world.   What we learnt is that there are so many scams out it can be difficult to distinguish between them. There is however one common dominator that enables the scam festival to operate with impunity, and that is that filmmakers do not look into a festival, they simply submit their film and they hope their talent is going to be recognised by a ...

New organisation setup to promote the new ethical code of conduct for film festival

We have created a new international organisation for film festivals to adopt the film festival ethical code of conduct. The organisation will also be a window for filmmakers to view a list of legitimate festivals who have adopted the code of conduct. The ethical code of conduct was written with the participation of filmmakers and festivals directors from all over the world to help stop scam festivals. If a film festival has adopted the new ethical code of conduct through (Un...

Would an association of film festivals by film festivals be in the interests of filmmakers?

Given the number of scam festivals happily scamming impressionable and aspiring filmmakers around the world is it now time for an association of film festivals. Although it would be a good idea there are a number of reasons why this may not be feasible.   In the United Kingdom there is a quaint little set of laws that allow the Police to investigate themselves in matters such as official complaints, this as we all well know is not right or can it be seen to be transparent or fair.   Alth...