Featured

INTERVIEW: Chris Tashima on #OscarsSoWhite

  We had the pleasure of meeting Chris Tashima at the International Family Film Festival where he played a starring role in the film Under the Blood Red Sun directed by Tim Savage. Son of a U.S. circuit Judge, Tashima … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

2016 Sundance Film Festival: Event Report

Every January, tens of thousands of entertainment industry professionals, film enthusiasts, celebrities and tastemakers converge in Park City, Utah for 10 action-filled days of exhibition, networking, and celebration at the renowned Sundance Film Festival. True to form, the 2016 Festival … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

YouTube & The Rise of Virtual Reality Panel Discussion

By far, the most interesting forum at this year’s, 2016 Sundance Film Festival was the YouTube & The Rise of Virtual Reality (VR) Panel Discussion. This A-List panel was moderated by Danielle Tiedt, CMO of YouTube, who did a great job … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

INTERVIEW: William Norton’s FALSE COLORS

Before attending the China/USA Film Summit and the International Family Film Festival in Los Angeles recently, I had the pleasure to have lunch with filmmaker William Norton who after years of hard work is just now completing his first feature … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

Rob Goald’s Top 10 of 2015

By Rob Goald Senior Editor   2015 was a challenging year for the motion picture business and the place of movies in our society and its culture. While the formula of the tent- pole is stronger than ever (Jurassic World, … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

Tribeca Film Institute® Announces 2015/2016 TFI New Media Fund Grant Recipients

Grants Awarded to Three Interactive, Multi-Platform Projects Which Aim to Promote Social Change through Transmedia Storytelling [New York, NY – December 8, 2015] – Tribeca Film Institute (TFI), in partnership with Ford Foundation’s JustFilms initiative, today announced the grant recipients … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

Here Comes the….Film Festival…. Judge!

You wrote your screenplay.  You finished your film.  Unless you are under contract or can finance production immediately, your next step is to probably enter it into a film festival. So you go on Film Freeway and look at the … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

Investigative Film Festival & Symposium

With thousands of film festivals scattered throughout the world, the immediate question becomes, “Do we need yet another entry into a already overcrowded festival landscape?”  After attending the inaugural 3-day “Double Exposure-Investigative Film Festival & Symposium” held in the nation’s … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

Do Film & Musical cultural patterns repeat themselves…?

Part I:  The Cultural Music Cycle     Attempts at predicting the future with some type of scientific system have been prepared as far back as 3,500 BC with Sumerian astronomy (Aaboe, 1991) forecasting the best time to plant crops … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment

Choosing the Right Film Festival for your Script or Film

Let’s face it, entering into a film festival is a great way to get exposure for your work, for it allows not only a critical audience to view your film or read your script, but offer these possibilities to get … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Featured | Leave a comment