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IFP Announces Narrative Slate For 10th Indie Filmmaker Lab

IFP Announces Narrative Slate For 10th Indie Filmmaker Lab

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

NoBudge To Release Dark Mockumentary ‘THIS IS JAY CALVIN’

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.

2014 Tribeca Film Festival Filmmaker Profile: Lou Howe (Writer/Director – ‘Gabriel)

Rory Culkin delivers an electrifying performance as ‘Gabriel’, a vulnerable and confused teenager longing for stability and happiness amidst an ongoing struggle with mental illness. Convinced that reuniting with his old girlfriend holds the answer to all his troubles, Gabriel risks it all in a desperate and increasingly obsessive pursuit, testing the limits of his

Cinema Eye Honors Announces 2013 Heterodox Nominees Celebrating Narrative Features that Blur the Line Between Scripted and Nonfiction

The Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking today announced the five nominees for its fourth annual Cinema Eye Heterodox Award, sponsored by Filmmaker Magazine.  The Cinema Eye Heterodox Award honors a narrative film that imaginatively incorporates nonfiction strategies, content and/or modes of production. The five films nominated for the 2014 Heterodox Award are: Andrew Bujalski’s

MoMA’s ‘Best Film Not Playing Near You’ Launches 8th Edition – November 15-18, 2013

For the eighth year running, MoMA’s Department of Film, in association with IFP and its quarterly publication Filmmaker, brings you highlights from the festival circuit that have yet to be picked up for theatrical distribution, along with other discoveries, from visual artists working in the moving image to the latest indies not available in theaters. Past selections

Filmmaker Mag, Sony Creative Software & ARRI Tour the “25 New Faces of Independent Film”

Filmmaker Magazine announced the slate for its latest “25 New Faces of Independent Film” national tour, which is this year being sponsored by Sony Creative Software and ARRI. Following already completed standalone local events at the Northwest Film Center in Portland, OR, and the IFC Center in New York City, the tour is moving into