The Best Of New Media Film Festival Los Angeles Screening Series
6:30PM –Networking | Screening Begins at 7PM | July 19, 2011
APP WINNER –
2011 | USA | Richard Kwiat
The Industry's first mobile International Production
Guide with Digital Interactive Call Sheets featuring
rich contacts. Sold as a Smart Phone Application
and also as a Computer Software Program.
WEBSERIES WINNER -
Jungle Fever 2
2010 | New Zealand | 2:30 | Dir. Peter Haynes
An action packed puppet themed webseries
from New Zealand.
SHOT ON RED WINNER –
Sleeping With Frank
2011 | USA | 4:35 | Dir. Lily Baldwin
Sleeping With Frank shows a slice of a morning in Queens, NY. A couple readies for the day. Wake-up, get dressed, eat breakfast. The tableaux are familiar: cozy, rote, intimate and distant. Dance and choreographed gestures reveal a potent underbelly to the lacquer of such domestic normalcy.
MOBILE WINNER –
The Sun Is Down
2011 | USA | 2:00 | Dir. Jason Whiton
In this experimental short for his award-winning remix for Yoko Ono, Jason Whiton celebrates the Japanese meaning of Yoko's name, ocean child, with images of sea animals dancing and moving through their secret garden.
ANIMATION WINNER –
Tempo: A Sound Story
2010 | Mexico | 3:00 | Dir. Eduardo Ramirez Montiel
Tempo is a story about a Hologram Musician that can't concentrate this night, 'Tempo ' is missing his girlfriend, she is unreachable, he is experiencing this moments in life, where any kind of artist needs to face the frustration, when creativity is not work and there is no inspiration, but if you keep trying something good will happen.
DOCUMENTARY SHORT WINNER -
2011 | USA | 5:33 | Dir. Oli & Joe and Olivier Chatard
A short film about French born, Los Angeles based artist Yannick Sire of Sire Custom Performance.
Cannes 2011 selection.
DIGITAL COMIC WINNER–
2010 | USA | 86 pages - writer Harry Brown
Madam Samurai is a two volume graphic novel
that tells the story of a female samurai warrior
who travels from feudal Japan to Victorian
London on a mission.
SRC - SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE CONTENT WINNER–
2010 | USA | 7:00| Dir. Marvelyne Engel
A young man works hard to reclaim
his life. Before he can return to the outside world he must first complete "The Drop".
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