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Short Film Sales August 4, 2008

Filed under: film festival — thalida @ 9:52 pm

http://www.shortfilmsales.com/

Here you can look up short films and inquire about rights of use. All films are available for viewing in full length, and it’s also possible to download material and photos for each film. This is a service devoted to professionals.

 

Sound Portraits

Filed under: art — thalida @ 9:50 pm

AN ARCHIVE OF SOUND PORTRAITS RADIO DOCUMENTARIES

http://soundportraits.org/

Whether on the radio, in print, or on the Web, Sound Portraits is committed to producing innovative works of lasting educational, cultural, and artistic value.

Sound Portraits’s radio documentaries are audio profiles of men and women surviving in the margins. Sound Portraits is known not just for its cutting-edge radio documentaries but also for its innovative approaches to disseminating ideas, sparking discussion, and broadening the national debate on such issues as poverty, juvenile justice, prison, and race.

 

CinemaNet Europe

Filed under: film festival — thalida @ 9:49 pm

http://www.cinemaneteurope.com/

CinemaNet Europe is bringing documentaries to the big screen by transforming independent cinemas across several countries into digital cinemas. These screens will receive films by hard discs or ADSL instead of reels.

 

EU XXL Film

Filed under: film festival — thalida @ 9:38 pm

http://www.eu-xxl.at/jart/prj3/euxxl/main.jart

FORUM AND FESTIVAL OF EUROPEAN FILM

EU XXL film is an initiative for the advancement of European integration and for cultural exchange. It recognises the special role of audiovisual media and the cultural, social and economic value of audiovisual productions.

 

Kinofest

Filed under: film festival — thalida @ 9:18 pm

http://www.kinofest.com/about

Deadline for submissions is September 12, 2008.

Kinofest is the first digital film festival in Romania. Kinofest has the explicit goal of promoting young film-makers, artists and their work – film, music and visual art-wise; and also, to cultivate the interest in and promote the arts and media culture among the general public throught independent film, video and new media making.

The International Digital Film Festival Kinofest takes place annually in Bucharest, Romania, during October, bringing together leading computer programmers, graphic designers, film-makers and musicians from all over the world.

 

The New Yorker

Filed under: culture publications — thalida @ 9:03 pm

http://www.newyorker.com/arts

THE NEW YORKER ART PAGE

 

Slamdance Film Festival

Filed under: film festival — thalida @ 9:00 pm

http://slamdance.com/

The 15th Annual Slamdance Film Festival will be held January 15-23, 2009.

Slamdance is now accepting submissions for the 2009 festival.

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