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Human Rights Watch Film Festival June 13th-20th

From 13 – 20 June, the Human Rights Watch Film Festival returns to New York for its 30th Anniversary at Film at Lincoln Center and the IFC Center. This year, they are proud to present 13 remarkable films offering fresh perspectives and critical insights on

Call for Submissions: Images Festival 2020

Images Festival’s 2020 Call for Submissions is currently open. We are currently accepting ON SCREEN and ON SCREEN for STUDENTS Submissions. The deadline for this category is October 14, 2019. We encourage students to apply, please note that the entry fee is waived for students! All guidelines and

This Week with Cinema Tropical, August 25 – September 9

In honor of Labor Day Long Weekend, we’re here to provide a special double feature of all Latin American film screenings happening in the next two weeks. This Saturday head up to the New York Botanical Garden for the next installment of our ‘Cinema Brasileiro’ film series. We’re pleased to

Discounted Student Passes for Stareable Fest 2019

July 19-21 2019 Stareable Fest is a 3 day celebration of excellence in web series and digital video. It’s half creator convention, with a dozen workshops and panels on leveling up your skills, and half festival, with networking, parties, screenings, and award. Brought to you

This Week in Cinema Tropical, May 13-20

This week in New York, catch up with masters of Latin American cinema at two of the city’s most iconic arthouse and independent film theaters. As part of their ‘Trilogies Festival,’ Film Forum will be screening back-to-back, and twice through, three of Lucrecia Martel’s most iconic films: La Ciénaga (2001), hailed as

The 2019 Student Academy Awards, Film Submissions June 1

The 2019 Student Academy Awards competition will launch on March 25th.  The deadline for submitting a film is June 1, 2019. STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS MISSION The Student Academy Awards (SAA) recognizes and honors student filmmakers who demonstrate excellence in the creation of motion pictures. By

Call for Film Submissions: Margaret Mead Film Festival, Deadline May 1

MARGARET MEAD FILM FESTIVAL Submissions Deadline is May 1 The 43rd Annual Margaret Mead Film Festival, the preeminent international showcase for contemporary cultural storytelling, will screen an outstanding lineup of international documentaries this fall, running October 17–20, 2019. Each year, the festival presents remarkable films and

New York films at the 2019 #NYCindieFF

The Best Indie Films in NYC May 5 – 12: New York! The 2019 NYC Independent Film Festival will present over 275 awesome indie films! And we have some typical New York films for you. Films that deal on subjects from this city that could

Austin Film Festival 2019

JOIN US FOR THE 26TH ANNUAL AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL! OCTOBER 24 – 31, 2019 The best thing a writer can do to become a better writer is to read, watch, listen to and embrace other genres of storytelling, ones that are different from his or her

Latin American Film Series at the Lincoln Center, February 22-26

NEIGHBORING SCENES: NEW LATIN AMERICAN CINEMA Now in its fourth year, Neighboring Scenes is the Film Society’s showcase of contemporary Latin American cinema. Highlighting impressive recent productions from across the region, this selective slate of premieres exhibits the breadth of styles, techniques, and approaches employed

Dalit Film Festival at The New School, February 24

About the Dalit Film and Cultural Festival (DALIFF): With the emergence of caste centric films in the mainstream Indian (also, in Nepal) film industry in recent years and its notable success has dawned upon the nu-genre of film making—the Dalit Cinema. Dalit Cinema is a

NYC’s Winter Film Awards International Film Festival, 2/14-2/23

The 8th Annual WINTER FILM AWARDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL kicks off on THURSDAY FEBRUARY 14th! The Festival runs February 14-23 in New York City. Ten jam-packed days filled with awesome film screenings, cool discussion panels, career-building workshops and super-fun parties. Check out our 89 outstanding films from 32 countries

Dalit Film Festival, 2/24 at the New School

Dalit Film and Cultural Festival (DALIFF). With the emergence of caste centric films in the mainstream Indian (also, in Nepal) film industry in recent years and its notable success has dawned upon the nu-genre of film making—the Dalit Cinema. Dalit Cinema is a newer technique

Watch the NYWIFT Online Shorts Festival on Roku

  The 2nd Annual NYWIFT Online Shorts Festival has arrived on Roku! Now through February 28th, Roku users can watch a wonderful selection of short projects by NYWIFT members on demand from the comfort of their own home on the “NYWIFT Shorts Festival” channel. The

NY Asian Film Fest Winter Showcase

The New York Asian Film Foundation invites you to  their New York Asian Film Festival’s 1st Winter Showcase! Feb 1st to the 3rd and 8th to the 10th, 2019 at the SVA Theatre. Take a look at the NYAFF 2018 Trailer here.  & for more information about tickets

REGISTRATION FOR 2019 SXSW FESTIVAL OPEN NOW

ATTEND SXSW Attending SXSW March 8-17, 2019 | Austin, TX Join us for 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals! 2019 SXSW Registration and Housing is now open. REGISTER

DOC NYC Festival: ‘The Invisible Cinematographer Paradox’ Panel Discussion

Associate Professor  and Interim Director of Documentary Studies, Amir Husak; will be moderating the following panel at DOC NYC festival, at Cinepolis Chelsea, Sunday Nov 11: THE INVISIBLE CINEMATOGRAPHER PARADOX 3:30-4:30PM Cinematographer Rudy Valdez (The Sentence), Laela Kilbourn (This Is Home: A Refugee Story), Ryan Scafuro (Phantom Cowboys) and others discuss objectivity and subjectivity