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American Express & Seed&Spark Announces Indie Film Distribution Platform

Posted June 9, 2014 by Steve Rickinson

Today, American Express announced a joint program with independent film crowdfunding and distribution platform, Seed&Spark, designed to help transform how films are supported and watched. In collaboration with Seed&Spark, American Express will provide cinephiles a new channel to see independent films and give emerging filmmakers the opportunity to distribute their work to broader audiences. American […]

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IFP Announces Narrative Slate For 10th Indie Filmmaker Lab

Posted June 9, 2014 by Steve Rickinson

The Independent Filmmaker Project announced today the ten narrative features selected for the 2014 Independent Filmmaker Labs, IFP’s annual yearlong fellowship for first-time feature directors, a companion to last months documentary Labs features announcement. The creative teams of the selected films, chosen from a national pool of 150+ submissions, are currently attending the first session […]

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Tentsquare, The First Crowdsourced Production Studio, Launches Inaugural Project

Posted May 28, 2014 by Steve Rickinson

TentSquare is the first completely crowdsourced production studio with an integrated social network.  From the earliest development phases all the way through post-production, members are able to weigh in on virtually every aspect of their film’s development.  TentSquare is a forum for creativity. Whether looking to gain exposure, jumpstart careers, meet fellow filmmakers or receive […]

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Tribeca Film Institute Launches Community Film Screening Platform

Posted May 28, 2014 by Steve Rickinson

Tribeca Film Institute has announced plans to give community screening venues across the country easy and affordable access to an exclusive collection of its grant-supported films through a collaboration with Tugg Inc., a web platform that enables individuals and organizations to choose the films that play in their local theaters and community venues. Films available through […]

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Turkish Drama ‘Winter Sleep’ Wins Palme D’or at Cannes 2014

Posted May 25, 2014 by Lia Fietz

‘Winter Sleep‘ by Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan, took the Palme d’Or in the Cannes Film festival closing ceremony this past Saturday night. The film is a Chekhovian drama about an isolated actor dealing with marital breakdown in the mountains. Turkish director receives the award, handed out by director Quentin Tarantino and actress Uma Thurman. Proper choice […]

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NoBudge To Release Dark Mockumentary ‘THIS IS JAY CALVIN’

Posted May 22, 2014 by Steve Rickinson

NoBudge.com is releasing Woodhead Entertainment‘s dark mockumentary, ‘THIS IS JAY CALVIN‘, on May 29, 2014. The film is the latest release from Director Tony Yacenda, it was created over three years with Jim Cummings playing the doc’s subject. Jim was listed with Ornana as one of the 25 New Faces of Independent Film by Filmmaker Magazine. […]

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