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Events: Non-competitive Festivals


GameStop to Host Fallout 3 Midnight Launch Events Nationwide

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, October 27, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: October 27, 2008

Videogame retailer GameStop will host midnight release events for FALLOUT 3 by Bethesda Softworks at their 1,600 stores nationwide. Starting at 10 p.m. on Monday, October 27, 2008, customers can visit their local GameStop and be among the first to get their hands on the new game at 12:01 a.m.

Participating GameStop locations will begin their events at 10 p.m. local time; however, customers are encouraged to contact their local store to confirm details.

Festival Events

Fourth Annual Turks & Caicos International Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: October 15, 2008

The Fourth Annual Turks & Caicos International Film Festival will be held Wednesday, October 15, through Sunday, October 19, 2008, on Providenciales, one of the Turks & Caicos Islands, located in the Caribbean. A world-class industry retreat, the TCIFFs mission is to celebrate and reflect on cultural diversity through cinema, and honor and recognize filmmakers who use their art to celebrate humanity while educating, entertaining and enriching audiences around the world.

Film Events

Zebra Poetry Film Festival 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, October 9, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: October 9, 2008

The ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival has given poetry its own international film festival, the festival itself becoming the most important forum for an independent art form fusing poetry, film and new media. THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM will be screened as one of the Zebra Poetry Film Festival's official selections, Oct. 9-12, 2008 in Berlin, Germany.

Anime Events

KICHIJOJI Anime Wonderland Official Tour

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, October 4, 2008 at 11:00am

Kichijoji Anime Wonderland is the event that has been held since 1999.

This year, our 10th event features HOKUTO NO KEN as the main visual in celebration of 25th anniversary of HOKUTO NO KEN that was born in Kichijoji!

Kichijoji town will be occupied with HOKUTO NO KEN flags!

?KICHIJOJI Anime Wonderland Official Website?

H.I.S. Experience Japan, the president of which: Katsura Nonoyama is also the vice chairman of the Kichijoji Anime Wonderland committee,

Film Events

TrickCon Treat 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, October 3, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: October 3, 2008

TrickCon Treat 2008 presents a special screening of Marc Lougee's stop motion adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's The Pit and the Pendulum!

Executive Produced by Ray Harryhausen, this short stop motion film captures the creepy, dark and foreboding tale of Edgar Allan Po's classic story of a lone prisoner's horrific experience in the grip of The Spanish Inquisition!

Be sure to join us October 3rd-5th at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Oklahoma City, 6200 N. Robinson Drive, OKC, OK, for a ghoulishly good time.

Festival Events

Freewaves' HollyWould... Festival 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: October 1, 2008

Freewaves' HollyWould... festival will take place in October 2008, in the perceived world capital of media on Hollywood Boulevard. The festival is looking for interesting works that represent an alternative to mainstream media or directly relate to Hollywood. Selected festival works will be installed in this urban hall of mirrors in screening rooms, art centers, stores, and vacant walls, intersecting with audiences where they live, recreate and shop.

Anime Events

New York Anime Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, September 26, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: September 26, 2008

The New York Anime Festival takes place September 26-28, 2008 at the Jacob K. Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan and was organized by Reed Exhibitions, the creators of New York Comic Con. The New York Anime Festival showcases the best of anime pop culture, including the latest anime, manga, Japanese cinema, music, and games, and anime-influenced comics, animation, and films from around the world.

Festival Events

5th Abuja International Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: September 23, 2008

The 5th Abuja International Film Festival and Market accepts films in the the following genres -- features, shorts, animation, experimental on video, 16MM, 35MM. There are no entry fees and the deadline for entry submission is June 30, 2008.

Festival Events

Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: September 20, 2008

The Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival is in September-October 2008. We produce an annual festival of more than 100 short films (animation, live action and documentaries) from around the world made for children and teens, plus animation and filmmaking workshops, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and other L.A. venues. Read more about us at If you would like to submit a film, send us an e-mail at asking for an entry form.

Festival Events

Fantastic Fest 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: September 18, 2008

Fantastic Fest is a week-long festival featuring the best in new science-fiction, fantasy, horror, animation, crime, Asian, and all around badass cinema. The event was created to offer exposure to genre films which are often overlooked by the traditional festival circuit. We strive to offer acquisition, media and exhibition opportunities for undistributed films as well as to spotlight upcoming genre theatrical releases and give audiences a chance to see 35mm prints of repertory classics.


AsoloArtFilmFestival 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, August 29, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: August 29, 2008

The 2008 edition of the AsoloArtFilmFestival will be held in Asolo (Treviso) from August 29 to September 7. AsoloArtFilmFestival upholds the cultural traditions and embodies the concepts established by the Festival Internazionale del Film sull'Arte e di Biografie d'Artista.

Created in 1973 by Flavia Paulon, the former Festival enjoyed great international success for over two decades, until it was interrupted in the middle of the '90s.

Festival Events

9th Annual Woodstock Museum Film/Video Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, August 29, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: August 29, 2008

The Woodstock Museum is hosting its 9th film/video festival with the theme of "Freedom." The festival screens completed features, documentaries and shorts in all genres, including animation and digital media, as well as works in progress. All films must be in English or have English subtitles. The early deadline is March 31, the regular deadline is June 30, and the late deadline is July 31, 2008.

For more information, visit or e-mail


Horrorfind Weekend 10

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, August 15, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: August 15, 2008

Ray Harryhausen Presents; The PIT AND THE PENDULUM short film to screen at HORRORFIND WEEKEND 10, August 15-17, UMUC Marriott Inn & Conference Center, Adelphi, Maryland.

THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM screens as part of the Saturday INdy Screenings, AUgust 16, 10:15- 12:115 AM in the Convention Ampitheatre!

Tix, info and schedules can be found on the HORRORFIND WEEKEND website:

Work Events

Design Festa Vol. 28

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, August 11, 2008 at 11:00am

Design Festa is an international art event open to all artists from all over the world to exhibit their creative talent. Anyone who has original work can take part and express themselves through this freestyle event. There are no restrictions. Express your ideas at Design Festa for an opportunity at experimentation and the next step in your artistic lives. About 7,000 artists attended last time with more than 55,000 visitors.

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Family Friendly Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, August 8, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: August 8, 2008

The best way to keep you and your little monsters entertained this summer.

The Family Friendly Film Festival returns to Manchester for the third year, with an even more exciting line up of events and activities that the whole family can enjoy together.What can you do?• Spend a NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM at our Manchester Museum pyjama party

• Get out your peg legs and patches for PIRATES ARRRRGGGHHH COOL day at The Stockport Plaza (parents can dress up too!)

Festival Events

Brainwash Movie Festival 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, July 25, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: July 25, 2008

The Brainwash Movie Festival, the original Drive-In, Bike-In, Walk-In outdoor festival, is accepting entries of shorts and feature movies for this year's edition. The festival will also be showing some of the best of more than 500 movies in the Brainwash catalog from shows over the past 13 years. Many of the Brainwash selections chosen for their daring and uncompromising style will never be seen on television or in other more restrictive venues. It will take place at the Alliance for West Oakland Development Parking Lot, 1357 5th St. at Mandela Parkway, Oakland, California.

Film Events

Comic-Con 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, July 24, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: July 24, 2008

Comic-Con International is the largest gathering of comic book, science fiction, film and television fans in the nation. Featuring celebrity guests, seminars on breaking into filmmaking and near 24-hour film retrospectives. Comic-Con is the place for fans of all things pop culture. For more information, visit

Design Events

Portfolio Review - The Art Institute of California-Orange County

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, June 11, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: June 11, 2008

Industry professionals are invited to attend the next Portfolio Review show for The Art Institute of California-Orange County, scheduled for Wednesday, June 11.

This free recruiting and networking event will be held at:Extreme Indoor Karting1670 Sunflower AveCosta Mesa, California 92626 USA

Employers, recruiters, and other design professionals are invited to stop by between 4 and 7 p.m. to meet the new talent graduating from The Art Institute.

Festival Events

2008 MoCCA Art Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, June 7, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: June 7, 2008

The 2008 MoCCA (Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art) Art Festival will take place the weekend of June 7-8 at the historic Puck Building (293 Lafayette Street at Houston) in downtown Manhattan's famed SoHo arts district. The festival will be open to the public from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm both days. Admission starts at $10/day or $15/weekend but is only $10/weekend for MoCCA members.

Festival Events

Dimension3 Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, June 2, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: June 2, 2008

By hosting the second edition of Dimension3 Festival during four days at Espace des Arts, Chalon-sur-Saone in France becomes the European capital of 3-D, with an exceptional collection of images You will be able to witness film previews, exclusive screenings and original images! All program formats will be represented, with contents of all types (feature films, animated films, documentaries, corporate films, theme park attractions, concerts ).

Festival Events

The Art Institute of California -- San Francisco Second Annual Animation Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, May 30, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: May 30, 2008

The Art Institute of California-San Francisco is proud to present its second annual Animation Festival. The festival is no charge and open to the public. This entertaining hour-long program showcases the school's best animated works by students, alumni and faculty. This year's festival will feature the world premiere of short films by the first graduating class of the Master of Fine Arts in Computer Animation program. Time: 7-8 p.m. Location: Herbst Theater, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, California, 94102, USA.

Film Events

Sundance Institute at BAM

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: May 29, 2008

Sundance Institute and Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) today announced the third annual Sundance Institute at BAM program: 22 feature films and 36 live-action and animated short films fresh from the 2008 Sundance Film Festival; filmmaker Q&A sessions, theatre and musical performances, panel discussions, screenplay readings, art installations and more. This unique event celebrates the artists and work which the Sundance Institute supports year round through its Film Festival and the Feature Film, Documentary Film, Theatre and Film Music Programs.