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Sundance Institute & NYU To Host Music in Film Workshop

Sundance Institute & NYU To Host Music in Film Workshop

Sundance Institute and New York University (NYU) Steinhardt’s Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions will host Sundance Institute Film Music Program at NYU: Steinhardt, a day-long workshop for composers, filmmakers, students and other industry professionals interested in music in film and television on Saturday, May 9 at the Fredrick Lowe Theatre (35 West 4th Street,

‘Force Majeure’: Subverting Gender in the Danger Zone

‘Force Majeure’, the emotionally and visually stunning new Swedish film from director Ruben Ostlund, hinges on a temporarily terrifying moment. A family of four is eating lunch on ski resort terrace in the French Alps when a growing avalanche hurdles toward them. Amidst screaming and scattering, the father flees for survival, leaving his wife to

Interview: Matías Piñeiro (Director – ‘They All Lie’ ‘The Stolen Man’ ‘Viola’ & ‘Rosalinda’

The work of Argentinian filmmaker Matías Piñeiro will be showcased during the upcoming Latinbeat Film Festival and will simultaneously open two of his films, ‘Viola‘ and ‘Rosalinda‘, theatrically on July 12, 2013. Latinbeat will play host to the NY premiere of Piñeiro’s 2007 film ‘The Stolen Man/El hombre robado’ and 2009 film ‘They All Lie/Todos

Interview: Solvan ‘Slick the Misfit’ Naim (Writer/Director/Producer/Actor – ‘FULL CIRCLE’)

Solvan ‘Slick The Misfit’ Naim is one of New York’s Hip-Hop music world’s fastest rising stars. The cinema world is soon about to be awed by this raw new talent.   After a successful world premiere at the Palm Beach International Film Festival, SLI Entertainment’s Feature Film ‘Full Circle‘ makes its New York City debut at

NYU Film School Alum ‘REZ’ Sets Crowd-Funding Record on Seed&Spark, Will Shine Spotlight On Native American Reservation Life Honoring Late College Friend

Special Boy Films Ltd announced that its short film project ‘Rez‘ has set a record for being the fastest growing campaign on Seed & Spark, the world’s first crowd-funding and digital distribution platform made just for independent film platform. The production of ‘Rez‘ was crowd-funded within just 72 hours on Seed&Spark thanks to the overflowing

Globe-Trotting, Millenial Documentary ‘SANSKRITI’ Crowdfunding NOW

Sanskriti is an ancient Sanskrit word that translating to the English word for culture.  Following five unique global ambassadors of the millennial generation and shot over four continents, ‘Sanskriti‘ is a feature length documentary and a global adventure from a dedicated, New York City based filmmaking collective. The film aims to profile five members of