Monthly Archives: June 2010

VISIONFEST 10 wraps with standing room only

VISIONFEST 10: THE OTHER FESTIVAL    Promoting Domestic Filmmaking Standing room only at Tribeca Cinemas as VISIONFEST 10 unveiled its 5×5 NY State of Mind Digital Project and Ron Farrar Brown’s CONSENT led award winners’ pack with 3 statuettes at VISIONFEST 10 Awards … Continue reading

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12th Maryland Film Festival – May 6 – 9, 2010

After a somewhat mediocre festival in 2008, festival director Jed Dietz has put together outstanding back-to-back events the last 2 years. He served up a brilliant coup getting 2009′s eventual Oscar winner “The Hurt Locker” to close the 2009 fest; … Continue reading

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AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Festival Announces Award Winners 2010

WO AI NI MOMMY (I LOVE YOU, MOMMY) Wins Sterling US Feature Award Special Jury Mentions went to THE KIDS GROW UP and MY PERESTROIKA THE WOMAN WITH THE 5 ELEPHANTS Wins Sterling World Feature Award Special Jury Mention went … Continue reading

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New York Documentary Film Festival

The Italian Festival dei Popoli arranged at the Anthology Film Archives in New York from May 26 -30 a documentary film festival and presented a selection of Italian productions. Guided by ‘The Feeling of Being There’ theme the program included … Continue reading

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Silverdocs Film In Focus: WAITING FOR SUPERMAN

After you have produced one of the influential documentaries of your generation (and also won an Oscar for it), what do you do for an encore? Well, for Davis Guggenheim, the director of AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, the rousing documentary that focused on the debate … Continue reading

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Pitching New Documentaries At SILVERDOCS

The AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Film Festival in Silver Spring, Maryland is now in full swing, with industry movers and shakers in town to exchange information and view the latest documentary offerings from around the world. While the completed films get the … Continue reading

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FREAKONOMICS Opens AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Film Festival

The focus returns to documentaries from the US and around the world as the AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Festival kicked off on Monday evening, June 21. The Festival and International Documentary Conference are the largest events of their kind in the United … Continue reading

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Book Shelf: Producer to Producer – A Step-By-Step Guide To Low Budget Independent Film Production

Producer to Producer A Step-By-Step Guide To Low Budget Independent Film Production By Maureen A. Ryan Michael Wiese Productions Studio City, CA 91604 2010 One of the “Indie World’s” most highly respected producers, Maureen A. Ryan (Academy Award- winning Man on … Continue reading

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WHO KILLED NANCY – Opens July 30, 2010 – New York City

Peace Arch Entertainment Presents WHO KILLED NANCY A Film By Alan G. Parker Based On The Best-Selling Book SID VICIOUS: NO ONE IS INNOCENT  Opening In New York At The Cinema Village July 30, 2010 WHO KILLED NANCY, a new … Continue reading

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PALM, Cinema India Expo, Musician Expo, Info Communica End on a High Note

International Attention, Standing Room Only Presentations, Experts and the Latest Technologies Show Record Breaking Increase in Attendance June 15, 2010 (Mumbai, India) Diversified Communications India, a division of the US-based Diversified Business Communications, a leading producer of global events and … Continue reading

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