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6th Annual Gotham Screen International Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions

6th Annual Gotham Screen International Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions

The 6th Annual Gotham Screen International Film Festival will take place in downtown Manhattan at the Quad Cinema from October 4th-14th, 2012 along with after parties taking place at the Tribeca Grand in Tribeca, New York. GOTHAM SCREEN presents fresh voices and perspectives from local, national and international filmmakers. The mission of the festival is

A Night of Passione

John Turtorro made an appearance in midtown last Thursday night to introduce select clips from his latest film Passione. The event, organized by FilmBuff, featured a delectable spread of Neapolitan inspired hors d’oeuvres catered by sous chef Locanda Verde Proseccos and an array of fine wines provided by Southern Wine & Spirits. The highlight of

New York, The Media Place To Be!

40,000 new media sector jobs created in New York An economic study by the Boston consulting group, commissioned by the Bloomberg administration, recently concluded that 40,000 new media related jobs have been gained in New York over the last 10 years. That means that there are now up to 130,000 New Yorkers working within the

TOP 10 SUMMER 2012 INDIE PICKS

Now that Memorial Day is right around the corner and ‘The Avengers’ has already made $1/2 billion worldwide, it is officially summer movie season.  Now granted, the summer is traditionally a time for blockbuster after blockbuster and we are all aware of such little films as ‘The Dark Knight Rises, ‘Prometheus’, ‘The Amazing Spider Man’,

IndieWood/HollyWoodn’t Tribeca 2012 Picks

SIDE BY SIDE One of the most relevant filmmaking specific documentaries in recent years, ‘Side by Side’ follows Director Christopher Kenneally and Producer Keanu Reeves as they address the rapid (and controversial) changes to the film industry brought on by the rise in digital technologies.  Groundbreaking figures like James Cameron, Martin Scorsese, David Lynch and

Interview: Ryan Guiterman – Thunderstruck

  I recently had the opportunity to interview up and coming film director Ryan Guiterman at the premiere of his latest film “Thunderstruck” last night at the Anthology Film Archives in New York City. The film centers around four middle aged men that reunite their old AC/DC cover band in an effort to recapture the

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