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An Oscar night in Cleveland

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OHIO INDIE AWARDS JOIN THE OFFICIAL OSCAR NIGHT(R) PARTY IN CLEVELANDThe official presentation of Independent Pictures' Ohio Indie Awards, presented to the winning films from the 2003 Ohio Independent Film Festival, will add to the festivities at Cleveland's own Academy-sanctioned Oscar Night(R) Americaparty. The Cleveland party is one of 46 official parties that will be held across the country when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences stages its 76th Academy Awards(R) Presentation on...

Buy the film Alvarez & Cruz, on eBay

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LATINO FILMMAKERS LAUNCH FIRST-EVER ONLINE AUCTION FOR GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION RIGHTS In a first move of its kind, two Latino filmmakers are reaching out to global distributors in an unconventional way: they are auctioning distribution rights to their feature film, Alvarez & Cruz, on eBay. Alvarez & Cruz is an English-language crime drama that focuses on two Latino conmen/carjackers and their relationships -- or lack thereof -- with their deadbeat fathers. Ricky Alvarez (Alex D¹Lerma) & Jojo Cruz (...

Dandelion Cleveland Fest opener

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THE 28TH CLEVELAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL TO OPEN WITH DANDELIONCLOSING NIGHT FILM – BRIGHT YOUNG THINGS DANDELION opens the 28th Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF) on Thursday, March 18, 2004. The film, written and directed by Mark Milgard, stars Mare Winningham and Arliss Howard and was produced by Molly Mayeux. A favorite at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival, DANDELION tells the beautiful and touching story of Mason Mullich, whose family leads a life of quiet desperation....

Slamdance goes on stage

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SLAMDANCE ON STAGEUntitled Girl Guide Cookie Thriller By Alana GarropFeaturing Juliet Landau (Drusilla from Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Loretta King from Ed Wood)Slamdance launches the first staged reading series. The top ten scripts from 2003 will be read on stage at local LA theatres. Starting this Monday night at the Coronet Theatre with "Untitled Girl Guide Cookie Thriller". Free performance, a perfect place to mingle with filmmakers, screenwriters, agents and industry folk while downing...

The presenters of the Oscar ceremony

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The 76th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday, February 29th at 8:00PMThe Producer: Joe RothThe Host: Billy Crystal The presenters:Adrien Brody, Alec Baldwin, Angelina Jolie Ben Stiller, Charlize TheronChris Cooper, Colin FarrellDiane Lane, Francis Ford Coppola, Ian McKellan, Jack BlackJada Pinkett Smith, Jamie Lee Curtis, Jim CarreyJohn Cusack, John TravoltaJude LawJulia RobertsJulianne MooreLiv Tyler Nicolas Cage, Oprah WinfreyOwen Wilson Pierce Brosnan, Queen Latifah Renee Zellweger Robin William...

Restaurants near by

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Our selection Best bet for free table on 3rd promenade. Boathouse 301 Santa Monica Pier (310) 393-6475 (view good, food average)Carousel Cafe 1601 Ocean Front Walk (310) 451-4277 Cezanne (Le Merigot - A JW Marriott Beach Hotel & Spa) 1740 Ocean Avenue (310)395-9700 Chez Jay 1660 Ocean Ave. opposite Loews and the Ocean Lodge, try the meat.Cora's 1802 Ocean Ave. (310) 451-9562Drago 2628 Wilshire Blvd. (310) 828-1585Josie Restaurant 2424 Pico Blvd. (310) 581-9888Lobster (The) 1602 Ocean Avenue (310...

MIFED invites the first 100 buyers for free

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In 2004, a year particularly rich in events and markets, making it a “busy 2004” MIFED feels it is necessary to work ahead of time, in total partnership with the industry and with special attention to its specific needs: short and long term needs. Ahead of time and ahead of AFM: dates for MIFED have been moved forward to October 12 to 16.To that respect, MIFED has prepared a special 2004 participation package with discounts going up to 20% reserved to companies which have exhibited at either...

Accomodation and Santa Monica details?

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All details rates, pictures and maps from:http://www.santamonica.com/n-accommodations/accommodations.htmlTheatresAMC Santa Monica 7, 1310 Third Street, (310) 395-3030Loews Cineplex Theaters, 1441 Third Street, (310) 777-FILM, #176 Mann Criterion Theaters, 1313 Third Street, (310) 395-1599 NuWilshire, 1314 Wilshire Boulevard, (310) 394-8099Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Avenue, (310) 395-4990 Laemmle Fourplex Theaters, 1332 Second Street, (310) 394-9741 ...

Andy Cole nominated at Film London

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Andy Cole has been appointed as the first Head of Communications and Marketing at Film London, the strategic body for the film and media industry in the capital. He is tasked with establishing a communications strategy for the newly formed organisation, developing a range of sponsorship and business partnerships, and promoting London as an international film-making centre.Cole will join Film London after 3 years as Head of Marketing at the British Film Institute, where he oversaw the promotion o...

Film Fleadh NY Irish Film Festival

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THE SIXTH ANNUAL FILM FLEADH NEW YORK’S IRISH FILM FESTIVALThe Film Fleadh is America’s one and only Irish Film and Music Festival Celebrating its Sixth Anniversary with Irish Cinema's best and brightest. This year’s lineup includes 6 feature films (4 U.S. premieres, 2 documentaries) and 10 short films.Feature Films: NYC Premiere of Intermission (Starring Colin Farrell and Cillian Murphy). The U.S. Premier of Headrush (starring Huey Morgan from the Fun Loving Criminals)US Premier of Spin t...

Films in Berlin: Cold, no shoe shine

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Among winners of the 57th Berlinale 3 films took major spotlight.- Gegen die Wand. A German Berlinale winner (but does it look like your ordinary German movie?) . Head on / Gegen die Wand only does justice to the recent German Box Office (and Festival circuit) successes such as Good Bye Lenin (winner of a Cesar last Saturday in Paris for best European film following 6 awards at last EFA) or The Miracle from Bern.- Lost Embrace by Daniel Burman and Maria Full of Grace by Joshua Marston (the latt...

Barbarians rules Cesar

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French-speaking Denys Arcand stole the show at Saturday's Cesar Awards as "The Barbarian Invasions" took away 3 major César for best film, best director and best scenario.Pas sur la bouche wins 3 too: for best second actor, cosumes and soundBon Voyage gest 3 best male newcomer, best photography and best set.Omar Sharif, won the best actor trophy for "Monsieur Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran," "Mystic River" won the best foreign film.See all awards on the french filmfestival website....

SAG awards recipients (LOTR and Mountain)

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10TH ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS® ACTOR® RECIPIENTS THEATRICAL MOTION PICTURES Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading RoleJohnny Depp / PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARL - Jack Sparrow / Buena Vista Pictures Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading RoleCharlize Theron / MONSTER - Aileen Wuornos / Newmarket Films Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting RoleTim Robbins / MYSTIC RIVER - Dave Boyle / Warner Bros.Outstanding Pe...

The Other Side Of The Street in Panorama

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O OUTRO LADO DA RUA / The Other Side Of The Street Franco Brasil, 2003, 97 min A film by Marcos Bernstein (Central do Brasil)with Fernanda Montenegro, Raul Cortez, Luis Percy, Laura Cardoso screened at Berlinale in the Panorama section. Regina is 65 years old and lives on the Copacabana. Although her domicile sounds exciting, life for Regina is in fact rather dull. Regina is bored. In order to introduce a bit of variety into her monotonous existence, she spends her time working as an informer f...

The Other Side Of The Street in Panorama

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O OUTRO LADO DA RUA / The Other Side Of The Street Franco Brasil, 2003, 97 min A film by Marcos Bernstein (Central do Brasil)with Fernanda Montenegro, Raul Cortez, Luis Percy, Laura Cardoso screened at Berlinale in the Panorama section. Regina is 65 years old and lives on the Copacabana. Although her domicile sounds exciting, life for Regina is in fact rather dull. Regina is bored. In order to introduce a bit of variety into her monotonous existence, she spends her time working as an informer fo...

WGA go to Lost in Translation and American Splendor

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The Writers Guild of America, west and East announced the winners of the 56th Annual Writers Guild Awards for outstanding achievement in writing for the screen, television, and radio in gala ceremonies at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles and the Pierre Hotel in New York on Saturday, February 21, 2004. Original Screenplay LOST IN TRANSLATION, Written by Sofia Coppola; Focus Features Adapted Screenplay AMERICAN SPLENDOR, Written by Robert Pulcini & Shari Springer Berman, based on the comic b...

NSI's Judith McCann appointed Chief Executive, Film New Zealand

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NSI Program Manager appointed Chief Executive, Film New ZealandFebruary 20, 2004NSI - Canada Aboriginal Cultural Trade Initiative Program Manager appointedChief Executive of Film New ZealandWinnipeg - The National Screen Institute - Canada (NSI) congratulates JudithMcCann, Program Manager for the NSI Aboriginal Cultural Trade Initiative, onher appointment to Chief Executive of Film New Zealand, which will takeeffect in late June.“We are very excited for Judith – she will be a valued asset to...

The Director's View Film Festival award winners

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The Director's View Film Festival, having just completed its 5th annual program celebrating and honoring the director's role in filmmaking, has announced its 2004 winners. They are:The Director's View 2004 Independent Narrative Festival:Grand Prize: The Fall Before Paradise, Director: Steven Gillilan, Reisterstown, MDFirst Prize, Feature: Nothing Really Happens, Director: Fred Newman, New York CityFirst Prize, Short: 51 Kilohertz, Director: Julius Sevcik, Prague, Czech RepublicThe Director's Vie...

Film Star Awards in New Orleans

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2004 LE PRIX INTERNATIONAL FILM STAR AWARDS AND GALASUNDAY, MARCH 28th AT 5PMORPHEUM THEATER AND FAIRMONT HOTEL NEW ORLEANSThe 2004 Le Prix International Film Star Awards will be held Sunday, March 28th at 5pm at the Orpheum Theater in New Orleans, Louisiana.A black-tie patron Gala follows the Awards presentation in the famed Blue Room of the Fairmont New Orleans Hotel. The Le Prix International Film Star Awards is the only international awards show that honor entertainers for their body of work...

From Analogue to Digital - Cinema in the Digital Age

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The Association of Independent Film Exhibitor's First Annual Conference:>From Analogue to Digital - Cinema in the Digital Age The Birmingham Screen Festival will behosting the Association of Independent Film Exhibitor¹s first Annualconference on the 4th and 5th of March 2004. The Association of Independent Film Exhibitors, the specialist tradeassociation committed to supporting independent venues, is looking to thefuture with their first Annual conference by offering a beginner¹s guide tothe n...

Tarantino to Head Cannes Jury 2004

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This year Quentin Tarantino will head the jury at Cannes and he'sthrilled. "For a film maker and film lover, there's no greater honourthan to be on the jury of the Cannes Film Festival--the crowningachievement of a lifetime spent in cinematic obsession - a magnificentobsession". Tarantino is sure to take to the task with relish. But whatever happened to Jodie Foster, who was 'mortified' two years ago that she had to cancel being the head of the jury in order to be in "Panic Room: by David Finch...

Joe Pytka honored at next Chicago TV awards

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The 40th Chicago International Television Awards, aka The Hugo Awards, will be honoring creative genius Joe Pytka on March 11 at Park West during the awards ceremony of its TV competition. Mr. Pytka’s tribute will include the presentation of a Career Achievement Award and highlights from the 5,000 commercials directed by this prolific master. A three-time winner of the DGA’s Commercial Direction Award, Mr. Pytka is responsible for a tremendous number of unforgettable works promoting such c...

St. Clair Bourne gets DVFF Documentarian Award

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St. Clair Bourne to Receive DVFF Documentarian AwardOssie Davis has been confirmed as award presenter at the 5th Director's View Film Festival taking place February 12-16 at locations throughout Fairfield County, CT.On Monday, February 16, Ossie Davis will present the Director's View Documentarian Award to St. Clair Bourne. Having produced, directed, and written over 40 films during a period spanning 25 years, Bourne has explored African life both in the United States and internationally. Stan...

Imagina awards

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IMAGINA AWARDS 2004 PRIZE LISTING In a universe invaded by video clips, video games and advertising, a growing number of image connaisseurs are attracted to computer artwork that is progressively transcending reality. In the domain of computer image creation certain works stand out as artistic and visual masterpieces. For this 2004 edition, IMAGINA will bring together the best of worldwide digital creationGrand Prix Imagina « Annie & Boo » - Germany / AllemagneShort / Court MétrageDirection /...

Weinstein Likes Evil

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Miramax co-chair Harvey Weinstein who was at the Berlinale for the opening film Cold Mountain said he was impressed by Swedish director Mikael Håfström, enjoyed the visual style in Evil and what the young director got out of his actors. He recently spent time speaking with Håfström while on a visit to Sweden to promote Cold Mountain. Evil is one of the nominated best foreign language films for an Academy Award. When Håfström is in Hollywood later this month he will be speaking with prod...
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