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The Heights of Independent Filmmaking Or: Shooting at 2 Degrees & 12000 Feet

At that time, we had no idea what kind of film it would be. All we knew was it had to be very low-budget because we had to pay for it, and it had to be different from any indie film that's ever been out there.

First Look Studios announces DVD release of Official 2006 Sundance Film Festival Selection SUBJECT TWO

Bill Bromiley, Senior Vice President, Sales and Distribution, Home Entertainment of First Look Studios, announced the DVD release of the 2006 Sundance Film Festival selected horror/suspense tale, Subject Two starring Dean Stapleton and Christian Oliver.

Free Sneak Preview of '35th Street Mission - Psycho Killer'

35th Street Mission, the popular Seattle indieTV series that takes viewers inside a neighborhood coffee shop, is now available for free download via the official 35th Street Mission website.

Into the Wind - Documentary

"Into the Wind" is a year-long powered paragliding adventure. Shot on location in scenic Colorado, Texas, Florida, & Mexico. Along the way, two new pilots learn to fly.

First US sneak for controversial, fact-based Chicago/Australia co-pro. Featuring John Heard

Written by a former Chicago attorney and based on actual events, Under The City represents more than two years of independent research into the real world of police corruption, prostitution and white slavery.

CHRISTOPHER COPPOLA LAUNCHES NEW FILM TRAINING PROGRAM PAH-FLICKS

Filmmaker Christopher Coppola’s new media studio EARSXXI has created a new training and film production program dubbed “Project Alternative Hollywood,” or PAH-Flicks.

Masters Upcoming Actioner Contemplates The "Wages of Sin"

TimeCode Mechanics frontman Nathyn Brendan Masters will reunite with indie producer John H. Rogers III to go into production on his second feature "Wages of Sin".

FYI - FILM YOUR ISSUE

National "Issue Film" Competition Targeting Young Americans 18 to 26 Including 7 Million College Students on 1200 Campuses Launched January 24, 2006 at the Sundance Film Festival..

HBO Short Film Award Seeks Filmmakers of African Descent for 9th Annual Competition

Home Box Office has announced it is now accepting entries for its 9th Annual HBO Short Film Award, a competition which honors the writing and directing talents of Black filmmakers.

Bella Donna Films’ short will compete at Film Festival Rotterdam’s Tiger Awards

Bella Donna Films short film “Someter” will compete in The Tiger Awards Competition for Short Film as part of the program AS LONG AS IT TAKES, from January 26 to January 30, 2006.

SUNDANCE DOCUMENTARY FUND ANNOUNCES GRANTS FOR THIRTEEN DOCUMENTARY PROJECTS

The Sundance Documentary Fund announced its second round of grants for 2005. Thirteen feature-length documentary films selected from 460 submissions will receive a total of $665,000.

Fvoyer - Clever Indie premiers in NYC

FVOYER, an independent feature-length drama, Fvoyer will have it’s world premier at the Village East Cinema, New York.

OneWorldTV & Staying Alive HIV/AIDS PSA Competition 2005

OneWorldTV and MTV’s Staying Alive Campaign have teamed up once again to launch this year’s HIV/AIDS PSA competition. This is your opportunity to create a powerful Public Service Announcement (PSA)...

Florida Filmmakers Selected for Seattle Film Festival

Bradenton graphic designer Alan McAnulty and Sarasota composer Rik Tweed found a creative challenge after discovering the Stockstock film festival based in Seattle, Washington.

OUTSIDE THE COMFORT ZONE

You have to be pushing the “not your routine” envelope. That attitude was without question helpful in the making of “Dixie Queen,” which required our crew to be open minded and willing to suspend judgment.
 
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