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NEWSLETTER N° 360: April 17, 2008



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Filmfestivals.com and CFC Media Lab in partnership with Telefilm Canada and Cineuropa.org are proud to present another installment of our Future of Cinema Salon Series at the Cannes Film Festival.
This year promises to be a stellar line up that includes MingleTalk at the Canadian Pavilion — an event that will be brokering conversations around the future of distribution amongst a varied group of maverick directors, rebellious producers and daredevil distributors. We will also be hosting in the Palais our annual Future of Cinema Blockbuster Panel that brings together nternational voices around the table, plus a special hands-on demo of some of the most innovative works coming out of Canada, including Late Fragment a critically-acclaimed dramatic interactive feature film which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.

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AWARDS
THE AWARDS WATCH ON FEST21.COM
Oscar and more

The Stockholm Festival Junior awards
Sarasota Film Festival Competition and Audience Awards
The Method Fest Film Festival 2008 Awards
Webby Award Nomination for Zoom In Online
Bermuda International Film Fest Awards
Aspen Shortsfest Awards

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FESTIVAL DAILIES
Live IFFS Europe, Palm Beach...
Archive Blogging from
The international Doc market at Thessaloniki, ECU, Miami - Cinequest -Fantasporto - Santa Barbara - Berlin -
Park City

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MORE FESTIVAL NEWS

The Festival Summit wrapped
The Stockholm Festival Junior awards
Sarasota Film Festival Competition and Audience Awards
The Method Fest Film Festival 2008 Awards
Webby Award Nomination for Zoom In Online
Bermuda International Film Fest Awards
Aspen Shortsfest Awards
Fairhope Film Festival Awards

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FEST PLAYERS FOCUS

Palm Beach FF Honoree: Jason Reitman
An Interview with Frogman (Eagle Talon The Movie)
Palm Beach FF Honoree: Jason Reitman
Palm Beach Tribute: Mickey Rooney
Final Program for the Festival Summit
Attenborough launches Wildscreen's Google Earth layer
Calgary International Film Fest appoints Directors & Staff
Kimberly Snyder as a Vice President of Eastman Kodak Company
New advisory board at The Met Film School

FESTIVALS AGENDA SUBMISSION CALENDARS
Festivals calling for your films...
This week, this month..

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THE NEWS " IN FRENCH " l'actu des festivals francophones
LA COUVERTURE DE CANNES SUR
http://croisette.fest21.com

ET...
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Première édition du festival Science & Fiction !
Le Jury du premier COLCOA Critics Award
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L’APC sera très vigilante sur les engagements d'Orange
5ème Festival du Cinéma de Brive, Rencontres du moyen métrage


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FILM FROM FEST FOCUS

Film In Focus in Palm Beach Fest: LA AMERICANA
Looking For God In Boca Raton
Screen Images To Present 3D Demonstration
Magic Flute diaries showing at Palm Beach
Visions of Morocco In Palm Beach
New Digital Stereoscopic Motion Picture Camera System
World Premieres Get First Look At Palm Beach
Palm Beach FF Opens With All-Star Poker Comedy
The Edge of Love will open the Edinburgh Festival

D-CINEMA NEWS

Picturehouse to provide Liverpool's first 3D cinema
Speed racer to be simultaneously released as Imax film
Strike-Sidelined Cinematographers Offered P2 Workshops In Los Angeles
Warner Bros. and National CineMedia partner

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Film Festival Tourism: a research on its rapid expansion
The previous articles provided the context for the growing film festival tourism phenomenon. In this last installment, more specific information is provided about the participants in festival tourism, the services provided by the few agencies in this new niche market, and the characteristics of the film festivals that would most likely benefit from film festival tourism.
Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

NEWS FROM CANNES
Check out the Cannes Blog Photo Gallery, Video Gallery Short Film Corner

http://futureofcinema.fest21.com and on
Second Life "La Croisette": http://www.fest21.com/blog/secondlife
TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR TO CANNES ON SECOND LIFE: you are invited TELEPORT HERE

CALL FOR ENTRIES ONLINE SUBMISSIONS
Filmmakers don't miss these ones!

CANNES SHORT FILM CORNER - May 14-24, 2008
Do you direct short films with a burning desire to move into feature films? If so, bring your short film to sunny Cannes. From May 14th to May 24th 2008, the Festival de Cannes will present the 5th edition of the Short Film Corner, where you will discover an array of activities designed to help you develop your film projects!
More information on www.shortfilmcorner.com
Call for Entries - Final deadline: April 18, 2008
SUBMIT TODAY

PALM SPRINGS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL - August 21-27, 2008
The 14th annual edition of the event will present more than 300 new short films from 40 countries, with 300 young filmmakers attending the event in the week-long celebration of the short film art form, which encompasses special events and showcases, and a program of seminars, master classes and panel discussions featuring industry professionals and experts in the short film field. 20 cash awards will be presented in eight competitive categories - over $70,000 in cash, film stock and production services will be awarded!
Call for Entries - Final deadline: May 23, 2008
SUBMIT TODAY

ACE FILM FESTIVAL- NYC - September 12 - 14, 2008 Accepting Entries February 8 - May 9, 2008
Want your film played in New York City? This is your chance to screen your work to an audience of fellow filmmakers, industry players, press, distributors and moviegoers in the heart of Manhattan! This priceless opportunity is only the beginning. Selected films will be reviewed by an impressive panel of accomplished judges for a chance to win awards, prizes, cash and more. Your film or video will share the screen with the latest and greatest in American independent cinema for one of the most anticipated events on the industry calendar.
SUBMIT TODAY

BUSHO FILM FESTIVAL September 3 - 7, 2008
Short Film, Long Bang!
The 4th BuSho International Short Film Festival accepts entries in the categories of fiction, animation and experimental film.
Entry deadline: 3. May 2008.
APPLY ONLNE


SHORT SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL & ASIA June 13 - 21, 2008
Now entering our 10th year, Short Shorts Film Festival (SSFF) has become one of Asia’s largest festival for international short films and is one of the few Academy Award(R) accredited short film festivals SSFF reaches audiences of 30,000 in Tokyo and major cities in Japan. Our main festival is held for over a week in the heart of Harajuku TOKYO!
Please note that our festival dates are tentative.

INDEPENDENT FEATURES FILM FESTIVAL July 25 - 27, 2008
The Independent Features Film Festival is the world's first film festival in which films will be chosen by a global audience via a web-based competition. The competition will run May 1st, 2008 through June 30th, 2008. The top twenty-one films will go on to be screened at the Independent Features Film Festival which will be hosted July 25-27, 2008 at the acclaimed Tribeca Cinemas in Lower Manhattan.
SUBMIT ONLINE NOW


ANNUAL PROGRAM WITHOUT FRONTIERS
Calls SHORT FILMS producers worldwide to participate with their works.
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