NEWSLETTER N°173 / Dec 23 - Dec 29
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* Cesar's choice: the Elephant DVD screener will self destruct...
* Golden Globes awards Cold Mountain hot with 8 nominations
* Independent Spirit awards nominees
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NEWS FROM FESTIVALS
* Santa Barbara line up
* Berlin talent Campus score competition
* Local Filmmakers Unite
* First announcement of Panorama presentations
* Berlin releases first 5 selected
* Aspen Academy screenings for 19 features
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"BRANSON FILM FESTIVAL: March 8-12, 2004 invites features, documentaries,
foreigns, shorts, animations and students for presentation and awards in the
live entertainment capital of Mid-America. Call for entries deadline: January 10.
3rd BEVERLY HILLS Film Festival May 6th-9th, 2004
The festival is now acepting entries
Call for Entries Deadline : February 1st, 2004
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IMAGINA FESTIVAL: February 2 - 5, 2004 FINAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Imagina, the 3D world showcase of MONTE CARLO, invites filmmakers.
Calling Feature Films Clips, Short Films, Commercials,
Music Videos, Video Games, Series, Credit and Logo Sequences
to be part of the IMAGINA AWARDS. Free registration at:
FRENCH NEWS ON THE FRENCH WEBSITE
* La Géode le meilleur du cinéma en GRAND (IMAX)
* Ingmar Bergman à l honneur des 1ers Plans d 'Angers
* Dominique Blanc, invitée au festival de Créteil
* Cannes dévoile son commité de sélection de films
* Bestiaire Fantatisque à Gerardmer
* l'humanitaire à Genève: seconde édition du festival
* l'Adami en guerre contre le Peer to Peer etla gratuité sur Internet
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FILM FROM FEST FOCUS
* Anatomy of hell selected premiere at Rotterdam
* LOTR trilogy extended edition screening with cast in NY
* Stay Moritz, STAY!
* Cannes selection commity revealed by Thierry Fremaux
D-Figgis: The Futures Bright, The Futures Figgis
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Filmmakers don't miss these ones!
1) Located in Downtown Toronto, the Worldwide Short Film Festival is fast
becoming one of the world's premier short film festivals, presenting the
finest short films from around the world and attracting buyers and
distributors. This year's festival runs from May 11-16, 2004.Deadline for
entries is February 23rd. Accredited by the Academy Awards.For more
information : http://www.worldwideshortfilmfest.com
2} Artivist Film Festival-1st festival dedicated to addressing social,
global, political, animal rights & environmental issues through
Visual Arts & Music to strengthen voice of international activist Filmmakers
& Artists & raise public awareness & funds for global social causes.
CALL FOR ENTRIES deadline January 15, 2004.Submit at
3)NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL
Do not miss The Newport Beach Film Festival call for entries from films
from around the world including features, shorts, documentaries, and
Animation. The Festival runs from April 15rd through April 25th, 2004.
Calling for entries now:
4)ANNUAL PROGRAM WITHOUT FRONTIERS
Calls SHORT FILMS producers worldwide to participate with their works.
Also see the news on the Festival for Documentaries and Fiction Features.
Information about September deadlines:
5)WORLDFEST HOUSTON dedicated to Independent Film calling for entries now.
screening format for the upcoming 5, 2004 unspooling.
WorldFest will screen next April 16-2 50 to 60 feature film premieres and
short and documentary films. Do not miss the EARLY BIRD discount.
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