The Toronto International Film Festival is one of the premiere film festivals in the world. The event features many debuts of films that will go on to be box-office and critical successes. This major industry event is a place where studios test their films and seek out independent features. This year
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The 2003 Los Angeles International Short Film Festivalannounces its CALL FOR ENTRIES. This festival is currently seeking shorts, features & screenplays in 20 different genres!
Entries must be postmarked no later than May 1, 2003. Extended deadline postmarked no later than June 1, 2003. Awards: Winners are considered for Academy Award nominations. For more information and applications go online to www.lashortsfest.com
Telluride IndieFest 2003 - An *international* event that showcases the *best* independent films and screenplays in the world - high in the mountains! Companion event to Key West IndieFest < http://keywestindiefest.com > and Cannes IndieFest < http://cannesindiefest.com >. Contact: Michael Carr, Director. Complete information and *online* entry forms are available at: http://tellurideindiefest.com Email (best): email@example.com
Billing itself as "The Cannes Film Festival of Anime Manga Culture," The Big Apple Anime Fest 2003 (BAAF 2003) highlights sci-fi, urban/hip-hop, rave/club and animation. This year
Now in its 28th year, the TV Festival features prominent industry voices. Using discussion, debate and often entertainment, the festival offers more than 50 individual sessions. They cover specific industry concerns on a wide range of topics from policy to program-making issues. The event also features keynote lectures, Channel of the Year Awards, preview screenings, masterclasses and networking parties. This year, the event expects more than 1,500 delegates to attend. The keynote speakers will be Tony Ball, ceo BSkyB, Chris Albrecht, chairman/ceo HBO and Greg Dyke, director general BBC.
CLUB DIY will present an evening of live music and education at the Red Devil Lounge, located at 1695 Polk Street. Doors open at 7:00 pm for a networking cocktail party, followed by two panels and live music. Starting at 8:00 pm, "Film Marketing, Publicity and Promotion... And How To Tell The Difference" panel discussion will be moderated by DIY Convention chairman Bruce Haring and features John Howard Swain, producer, Full Circle Productions; Brian Ging, director, AMERICAN YEARBOOK; Glorinda Marie, actress and SF Indieclub leader; Ryan Harlin, producer, DO YOU REMEMBER?
Drama, Intrigue, Comedy & Cocktails. This is where you come in.
Providing a bridge between content creators in the independent and commercial communities, HypeFest offers a platform for filmmakers to promote their work to the commercial industry. Screening narrative and non-narrative shorts and features, commercials, promos and music videos, and utilizing the current methods of filmmaking including live-action, animation, digital and traditional techniques, HypeFest will also host a screenwriting contest honoring the best and the brightest new
The objective is to trace a global perspective of the contemporary features in cinema, television, video and multimedia.The works admitted for selection are those produced on January 1st, 2001 or after and cannot have been screened in Portugal. Registration is free.Inscription in the following categories are admitted:- CINEMA: short and feature fiction and animation films in 16 and 35mm and digital cinematography format.
ANIMA MUNDI 2003, the 11th International Animation Festival of Brazil
Deadline for entries: March 31st
Dates of the festival: July 11 to 20 in Rio de Janeiro and July 23 to 27 in S
The 1st Spirit Heart Film Festival was created to celebrate the healing arts and alchemy on film. There will be workshops on the following topics: meditation, yoga and the violet flame. As part of the fest, Simeon and Maia Nartoomid
TV Programs, thematic channels and film distribution market aimed at broadcasters and Pay-TV operators from the emerging television marketplaces of Central & Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia.
This market focuses on 41 very active countries where television operators aggressively compete for an estimated US$4.5 billions to be spent in 2003 by advertisers on TV.
The Niagara Indie Filmfest is an annual, juried,competitive short film and video festival held eachyear in June. Open to Canadian residents. Entriesmust be no longer than 30 minutes (including credits)and can originate on film or video. Categories includeAnimation, Comedy, Drama/Narrative, Experimental andDocumentary. The festival is held at Brock Universityin St. Catharines, Ontario. Cash prizes are awarded.Entry forms and complete rules and regulations canbe downloaded from the festival website at
Zeitgeist International Film Festival 2003Entry Deadline postmarked by May 16, 2003. Show dates: June 9, July 14, and Aug 11, 2003. (Three different programs.)
Tired of paying to submit your work? We have no submission fee because we just don
The Santa Cruz Film Festival provides film + video artists a venue to expose their art to the public. As the digital revolution enables a growing segment of the population a revolutionary tool for self-expression, SCFF will honor the accessible to the avant garde in moving pictures. Santa Cruz and the greater Monterey Bay Area hosts a large community of artists and fans alike, who are hungry for an event of this magnitude. We hope you will be a part of what we feel is a long overdue local celebration of the craft of film making.
You're invited to come and see "Talent Bloom" at the Academy of Art College San Francisco's Annual Spring Show. See the exciting work of talented students from all of the school's majors: Advertising, Architecture (MFA Only), Computer Arts, Fashion, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interior Artchitecture & Design, Motion Pictures & Television and Photography. The exhibition opens for a Special Industry Preview on May 22, 2003 from 10 am to 6 pm. Industry and other invited guests only, for invitation or information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Telluride and Key West IndieFest - at the CANNES!
Press Release: 11.21.02 (Greetings from the Beach) -------------------
Dear Independent Filmmakers, Screenwriters, and Indie Cinema Aficionados,
I am taking the *selected/winning* entries - from Telluride IndieFest 2002 (August 20 - September 2) AND Key West IndieFest 2003 (winners 'to be announced' on March 15, 2003) - WITH me to the Cannes Film Festival (in early May, 2003).
With the *selected/winning* artist's permission/consent (of course).
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Official Mail-By Deadline: January 15, 2002CALL FOR ENTRIES
6th BROOKLYN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Submission Preview tape on VHS (NTSC or PAL).
All Screening formats accepted.
Awards: The overall festival winner will be awarded the "Grand Chameleon Award" (US$30,000 in services).
Official Mail-By Deadline: February 15, 2003
CALL FOR ENTRIES 6th BROOKLYN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL http://www.brooklynfilmfestival.org April 28 - May 4, 2003 Competitive International film festival
Categories:- Feature - Experimental - Documentary - Short - Animation Awards: The overall festival winner will be awarded the "Grand Chameleon Award" (US$30,000 in services) Winners in each category will be awarded the "Chameleon" statuette Q&A sessions / Panel Discussions / Cybercast Venue: Brooklyn Museum of Art
Focusing exclusively on digital productions (no film allowed!) of six minutes or less, Six Minute Cinema opens the doors to thousands of aspiring screenwriters, actors, directors and producers who may not have access to the resources necessary to produce a feature film - but still have great stories to tell!
The Swiss American Film Festival (SWISSAM)--Where Switzerland meets New Yorkis a celebration of emerging Swiss filmmakers that will make its New York debut this spring, April 25-27, 2003, at the Anthology Film Archives. SWISSAM intends to bring together the American and Swiss film communities, providing a platform for an open exchange of ideas and promoting business opportunities across the Atlantic.
An Annual Outdoor Film and Video Festival to celebrate the artistic and creative endeavors of individuals with different visions and levels of experience. All work must be submitted in VHS format. There is no entry fee, no messy application to fill-out and it is free to attend. Complete details online at http://asuartmuseum.asu.edu/filmfest/