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OTF Call for Entry is LOOMING!

Call for Entries deadline is looming! We are looking for features (over 70mins)Featurettes or Short form Series(over 45 mins)Documentaries and Short films 1-45mins) One Criteria -They must have an excellent sense ofhumour. DEADLINE 15 Feb, 2010. guidelines ...

Midsummer Day' s Dream

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El Amante del Padrino - The Godfather´s Lover

HeadlinerYoung man gets involved with sect leader.Storyline:The life of a young man changes, when he gets to know a Santería-priest, who serves a businessman and a prosecutor.SynopsisEdward gets involved with a sect, conducted by the “Godfather”, and he  becomes his lover. After a shoot-out he ends up in prison without having committed any crime. During an interview, Edward has the chance to remember his life with the sect leader, who served as a Palo Mayombe-priest for the influential bus...

Dreaming The Night Away

Director: Pierre Jézéquel.
Richard wanders among the lower life of a decadent and neglected city. However, a sudden confrontation with an unpleasant reality will send him on an intense emotional ride, where betrayal and revenge are inescapably tied.

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Your film in Iceland? NWIFF is now open for entries

The Northern Wave International Film Festival is now open for entries for all genre short films and music videos. All films must be postmarked no later then the 1st of December 2009. Hope to see you in Iceland. For more information on the festival and entrie form go to .Grundarfjordur, Iceland: Home of the Northern Wave IFF ...

1st Annual Lady Filmmakers Film Festival Successful Opening!!!

The 1st Annual Lady Filmmakers Film Festival had the most amazing weekend!! Festivities were kicked off with a private Cocktail Party at the President of Mary Magdalene Project's residence. The programs were well received by filmmakers and filmgoers alike. The awards and charity gala was a hit and the after party was an event not-to-be missed at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel! We ended the festival on a high note with a fantastic group of panelists that kept the audience engaged and informed. All...

Houston Comedy Film Festival

The first annual Houston Comedy Film Festival will be held in Houston, Texas over three days, December 8-10, 2009. The HCFF serves as a forum for comedy films and comedians from all over the world to showcase their films in Houston, Texas.

Categories include: Feature Films, Short Films, Animated Films, Music Videos and Stand-up Comedy videos. All films will be screened in a DLP theater on Blu-Ray DVD or Standard DVD. There are also 13 different awards that will be given at the awards ceremony including the $1000 USD Audience Choice Award.

Naked Sushi Movie Accepted to Sexy International Film Festival

Naked Sushi has been accepted to show in Melbourne this October at the Sexy International Film Festival!!! Naked Sushi will also screen at the Lady Filmmakers Film Festival the week before in Santa Monica, CA!!!...

NAKED SUSHI Screening in Pasadena at AOF Film Festival!!!

We had a great screening Wednesday night! We followed a long block of serious, intense, and depressing films. We still got a ton of laughs. It was definitely a release for everyone to go from one extreme to the other!!! It was a fun ride as an audience member!!...

Special Call for POLISH Filmmakers for KINOFILM

Special Call for POLISH Filmmakers for KINOFILM KINOFILM, Manchester International Short Film Festival  Kinofilm announces a special Call for Entries for POLISH short films to its new European Short Film Festival in 2010.  The 11th edition of the Festival will take place in Manchester from 23rd - 28th February 2010, as a European Short Film Festival and invites submissions from all over Europe including former Eastern Europe and Baltic States.  Kinofilm is currently looking fo...

Lady Filmmakers Film Festival Poster-Now Accepting Submissions!

We are excited to announce that we have over 50 submissions from all over the world so far-features & shorts! Early Bird Deadline pricing ends July 31st! Accepting submissions through September 1st!

Over The Fence International Comedy Film Festival

REMINDER - penultimate Call For Entry deadline for short comedy films is looming - June 30, 2009. Get funny, cheeky, political, urbane or whatever your style - shoot it, cut it, and get it to us.  ...and feel free to spread the 'word' around!   Cheers Greg  ...

Friendly Faces at the Short Film Corner

     In our first interview with aspiring filmmakers, we spoke with Patricia DiSalvo Viayra and Mike Viayara.Hailing from Los Angeles, Patricia and Mike are the team behind 'Naked Sushi', which they have registered with the short film corner (so check it out!).  They are having a great time in Cannes, promoting their first film at their first festival.  They've found the atmosphere to be welcoming as fellow festival goers are eager to discuss projects and offer advice.  On the horizon, P...

Short Is More!-- Cannes Short Film Corner

 Another great aspect of the Festival is the Short Film Corner, back for its 6th year and providing an opportunity for hundreds of aspiring and independent film makers to promote and screen their work.  In the corner their are 44 viewing booths and three screening rooms which can be reserved.   In addition to screening opportunities, the short film corner holds conferences in the afternoons and awards prizes to films in various categories.  They also serve coffee in an open space where one ...

MidWest 3-Minute Film Festival

2010 ENTRIES: Films should be 3-Minutes or Less. We will begin accepting entries MAY 1, 2010  WWW.MIDWEST3.COM: Find all the details on the FAQ page.


The MidWest 3-Minute Film Festival is pleased to announce OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES for 2009! WE WANT YOUR FILMS 3-Minute or Less! Check out our website for information. ...

New entry deadline - ANIMATOR\2009

ANIMATOR,  International Animated Film Festival Poland, Poznan 6 – 11 July 2009 NEW ENTRY DEADLINE! Due to a great interest of filmmakers in the 2nd edition of the International Animated Film Competition at ANIMATOR \ 2009, the festival organizers decided to introduce the second selection for competition. New, the final entry deadline is :  April 30, 2009 /the date on the postmark is what counts/. ANIMATOR is the youngest and the biggest animated film festival in Poland. One of its i...

The NexTv Web Series and short film Competition "From online to on TV"

WELCOME TO THE COMPETITION! Whether you are a highly developed filmmaker, or have raw talent and untapped submitting your work, you are taking a significant step towards accessing the very top circles of the entertainment industry.  With Web Series and “home-made” videos popping up in every corner of cyberspace, the internet is emerging as the 21st century way for mainstream television networks to find highly developed, proven conte...

Five Minute Five Dollar FilmFest


The Five Minute Five Dollar FilmFest is designed to provide a niche for filmmakers exploring moving pictures as an abstract medium.


FURTHER ART BY CHANCE JURY REVEALED… PATRICIA BECKMANN WELLS Patricia Beckmann Wells studied cinema and animation at the University of Southern California. After the graduation she worked at Philips Media and Warner Digital as an animator. For many years she’s been working as a manager in companies like Film Roman and DreamWorks as Head of Training and Development and as chair of a new department at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She is the author of three Animation textb...

San Diego Asian Film Festival

The SDAFF seeks to exhibit the best in dramatic narative features & shorts, documentary, animation, and experimental that showcase the word of Asian American or international artists.  We strive to connect audiences with the Pan-Asian experience through film.


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