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Arizona State University Art Museum Short Film and Video Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, April 19, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: April 19, 2003

An Annual Outdoor Film and Video Festival to celebrate the artistic and creative endeavors of individuals with different visions and levels of experience. There is no entery fee to enter and no applications to fill out. For complete details and a history of the festival visit:

Film Events

The Garden State Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, April 11, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: April 11, 2003

The Garden State Film Festival was founded to promote the art of filmmaking on all levels by providing a wide variety of film, video and animated works, as well as to provide educational programs in the creative arts to the public by industry leaders.

Deadline for entries is February 15, 2003 with categories: Feature Length, Documentary, animation in both short and feature length, student short, Music Video and commercials.

The event will take place April 11-13th at the Paramount Theater on the boardwalk in Asbury Park, NJ.

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36th Annual WorldFest-Houston Intl Film/Video Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, April 4, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: April 4, 2003

Founded in August 1961, WorldFest is the 3rd oldest competitive International film festival in North America. We gave first honors and awards to Spielberg, George Lucas, Randall Kleiser, Ridley Scott, Ang Lee, The Coen Brothers, Robert Rodriguez and many more. We screen just 55 new features and around 100 new shorts, in 35mm and digital video DLP projection in a large commercial theatre complex. There is great networking as more than 450 intl filmmakers attend, and the general audience exceeds 25,000 in the 10 day event.

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Arizona International Film Festival 2003

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, April 3, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: April 3, 2003

ARIZONA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (April 3-13, 2003). the 12th edition of Arizona's premier film festival celebrates excellence and innovation in independent film and video. Festival 2003 is looking for new independent works from around the world to be a part of The Reel Frontier Film & Video Competition and the Indigenous Cinema showcase. Works must have been completed in 2002/2003 and be Arizona premieres. Categories include narrative features and shorts, documentary features and shorts, experimental and animation shorts.

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International Festival of Cinema and Technology

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, March 21, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: March 21, 2003

The International Festival of Cinema and Technology will be continuing its touring festival in Toronto March 2003. The tour premiered in London and Paris in December 2002. The festival has a large animation and computer animation showcase which features a wide variety of projects from indie and first time filmmakers. The festival also will screen a variety of docs, dramas and comedies. The International Festival of Cinema and Technology uses new and emerging technologies to showcase films and videos. For more information please visit and

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Dallas Video Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, March 19, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: March 19, 2003

The 16th Annual Dallas Video Festival will be held March 19 - 23, 2003 at the Angelika Film Center and Dallas Museum of Art. It is one of the largest and most diversified video events in the U.S. and exhibits new works by regional, national and international video artists. The Dallas Video Festival is open to professional and non-professional filmmakers working in all genres: documentary, narrative, animation and experimental.

Television Events

National College Television Awards Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, March 17, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: March 17, 2003

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation presents its annual National College Television Awards Festival. winners of the 24th Annual National College Television Awards will be screened. Come see the winning films and meet some of the top young filmmakers and videographers in the U.S. Perry Simon, president of Viacom Productions, will host the event, which is open to the public. Admission is free and refreshments will be served.

Film Events

South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, March 7, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: March 7, 2003

The South by Southwest Film Festival and Conference is now accepting submissions for the 2003 Film Festival. For ten years, the internationally recognized conference and film festival has highlighted the best in new independent film to enthusiastic audiences in packed houses in Austin, Texas.To apply, please submit in one package a videocassette (VHS only), a synopsis of 50 words or less, director

Producers Events

Producers Guild New Media Council - DVD Producers Mixer

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, March 7, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: March 7, 2003

Join the PGA New Media Council for the first in a series of industry Edutainment Networking Events. Our panel discussion on DVD Production will be led by Jeffrey Lerner - PGA Board Member, Producer and Co-Head of the DVD Division at New Wave Entertainment. Jeffrey

Digital Events

Digital Days Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, March 7, 2003 at 11:00am

Digital Days is an interactive High Definition Digital showcase and forum featuring screenings, presentations and seminars. The audience onsite and connected virtually to our Quicktime Live Webcast and Video Chats, provides an interactive dialogue between filmmakers, industry professionals, students and the public.

Presentations of theatrical features, HD natural history films and cutting-edge rock music videos provide a stimulating full-sensory experience. Explore from outer space to inner space from Antarctica to the oceans



By Guest (not verified) | Tuesday, March 4, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: March 4, 2003

INDEPENDENT SPIRITS, a documentary on animators John and Faith Hubley by director Sybil DelGaudio and producer Patty Wineapple will be screened in Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 4 at 7:30 pm as part of the Motion Picture Academy's Contemporary Documentary Series.

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Texas Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, February 17, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: February 17, 2003

The tenth annual Texas Film Festival welcomes submissions of all independent film and video makers. Past festivals have been fortunate enough to screen such films as Swimming With Sharks, Like Water for Chocolate, Lone Star, Il Postino and Rejected.

The Texas Film Festival began in 1993 to promote film as an artistic medium, and our focus remains the education of students and emerging filmmakers. We are proud to say that the Texas Film Festival is the largest, student-run, film festival in the nation.


AIM IV: Interference Patterns Exhibition

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, February 15, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: February 15, 2003

The University of Southern California School of Fine Arts in partnership with the Armory Center of the Arts proudly present AIM IV: Interference Patterns. Interference Patterns focuses on the spaces in which humans and non-human technologies intersect and addresses the ways in which our interface apparatus and metaphors transform the communications they mediate. Opening Reception Saturday, Feb. 15, 2003 7-10pm @ Armory Northwest, Awards Ceremony at 8pmExhibition will be held Feb. 15 - Apr. 13, 2003 @ Armory Northwest

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The DIY Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Tuesday, February 4, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: February 4, 2003

The DIY Film Festival honors the top independent films in drama, comedy, animation, documenataries and best screenplays. Held Feb. 4-8, 2003 in Hollywood,Ca., the DIY Film festival is part of the 2003 DIY Convention in Los Angeles, a trade show featuring panels, exhibits and workshops on independent film, music and books.

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The Black Maria Film and Video Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, January 31, 2003 at 11:00am
Begins: January 31, 2003

The Thomas Edison-Black Maria Film-Video Festival/Competition announces its Fall 2002 call for entries and is now accepting submissions through November 28, 2002. The festival seeks alternative, expressive, diverse and fiercely independent film and videos up to 70 min. long by emerging as well as seasoned makers. The entry fee is $35 for works up to 30 min. long and $45 for works over 30 min. up to 70 min. long.

Shorts Events

HOLLYWOOD SHORTS Short Film Screening and Holiday Party

By Guest (not verified) | Sunday, December 15, 2002 at 11:00am
Begins: December 15, 2002

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Paris/Berlin International Meetings / Rencontres internationales Paris/Berlin

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, November 22, 2002 at 11:00am
Begins: November 22, 2002

The International Paris/Berlin festival is a transdisciplinary action, favoring contemporary creation in different fields: film, video, visual arts and multimedia, to create a meeting space for exchanges between various forms of artistic language and their audiences. By bringing together the diverse mediums of creation and their respective audiences and allowing them to communicate, the Rencontres becomes an open event in which the specificities and links between languages and gazes can emerge within evolving contemporary production.

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The Big Issue International Film Festival 2002 (Australia)

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, November 20, 2002 at 11:00am
Begins: November 20, 2002

Aspiring Spielbergs! Here's your chance to show your film in major cinemas around Australia and the UK and at the same time raise money for The Big Issue who help the homeless and unemployed. The Festival is being held in November at Sydney's Valhalla, Melbourne's Cinema Nova, the Judith Wright Centre in Brisbane, Mercury cinema in Adelaide and the North of the UK for the sister festivals. There are 4 categories of entry:- Animation, Documentary, General and Novice.

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Ajijic Festival Internacional de Cine

By Guest (not verified) | Tuesday, November 19, 2002 at 11:00am
Begins: November 19, 2002

The Ajijic Festival provides an opportunity for first time and young filmmakers to show their works in a comfortable multi-cultural setting.Entry Categories and Prizes: Los Charales Award for best in animation, commercials, documentaries, short subjects, screenplays and feature films; also Jury and President

Awards Events

The Communicator Awards

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, November 16, 2002 at 11:00am
Begins: November 16, 2002

The Communicator Awards is an international competition for Video/Film & Multi-media founded by communications professionals to recognize excellence in the communications field. Entries will be judged against a high standard of excellence rather than each other. Excellence, Distinction and Honorable Mention winners receive a foiled and printed certificate. Excellence and Distinction winners are eligible to order the Prestigious crystal jade glass award. The Communicator Awards has over 200 categories. Entry fees are $40 per entry.

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Audiovisual Creation Festival of Navarre/ Festival de Creaci

By Guest (not verified) | Tuesday, November 12, 2002 at 11:00am
Begins: November 12, 2002

The International Audiovisual Creation Festival of Navarre (Spain) is opened to participation by authors of any nationality for artistic works created after 1 January 2000.The competition admits documentary, video-creation and animated films. There are no limitations regarding the theme. Deadline: 30 August 2002.Prizes: Grand Prix of the Festival: 10,000 Euros; Best Video-creation: 5,000 Euros; Best Documentary: 5,000 Euros; Special Prize of the Public: 3,000 Euros; Two Special Mentions of 1,000 Euros.The selected films will be shown during the "Festival de Creaci