New Media Film Festival Best of Screening Series at Microsoft
Monday, September 17, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
Century City, CA
The Best Of New Media Film Festival Screening Series at MICROSOFT
6:30PM –Networking | Screening Begins at 7PM
JOIN FILMMAKERS, MUSICIANS AND ACTORS FOR OUR NETWORKING PRIOR TO THE SCREENING OF THE WINNERS OF THE SF BAY AREA NEW MEDIA FILM FESTIVAL
SHOT ON RED WINNER –
Meditations - Supper
2011 | USA | 10:19 | Dir. Jonathan Ade
While hiding in an attic, two teenagers discover personal artifacts from the 1940's.
SRC - SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE CONTENT WINNER–
2010 | UK -Japan-France| 12:00 | Dir. Anrick Bregman & Koji Morimoto
Attraction is the worlds first interacttionally animated short film, using cutting-edge webcam motion tracking technology. It tells the story of Hiro, Koichi and Ren, three kids in Tokyo 2040. The film was commissioned by the French Ministry of Health, and aims to teach young people in an engaging and innovative way about the dangers of smoking.
ART ON WALL CATEGORY -
Bring me up
2010 | Japan | 3:00 | Dir Miki Tanaka
LGBT WINNER -
Friends and Benefits
2011 | Australia | 8:23 |Dir. Christopher Kam
A queer web series that follows the life of Ben Fitzgerald as he explores the world of online dating. The naive Ben finds it all very daunting, but luckily he has his three best friends to help him out.
SHOT ON RED CATEGORY -
When Sally met Rascal
Homeless woman from hell finds soul mate in ugly stray dog on Valentine's Day, but can it last?
WEBSERIES WINNER -
2011 | USA | 4:09 | Dir. Ty Clancey
Josh Gad stars as Gigi, a loveable foreigner with dreams of fitting in as an "Average American". This slapstick comedy series follows Gigi's adventures as he lets nothing-- not his lack of street smarts, nor his incomprehensible grasp of the English language-- stand in his way
TRAILER WINNER -
The power of you - For Big Sisterof RI
2010 | USA | 7:00 | Dir. Adam Jones
When a woman volunteers as a big sister, her efforts are infinitely multiplied by the power of two. Winner 2010 RI 7 Day PSA Competition.
ANIMATION WINNER –
A love story... in milk
2011 | UK | 2:00| Dir. Danann Breathnach
The most romantic Film you'll ever see about milk cartons.______________________________________________________________________________
CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR
4th Annual New Media Film Festival Los Angeles June 2013 www.NewMediaFilmFestival.com
When & Where
Based in Los Angeles, the New Media Film Festival (NMFF) celebrates the ever-changing world of new media. Declared "worth the entry fee" by MovieMaker Magazine and hailed for making "the cutting edge accessible" by Huffington Post, NMFF accepts new media entries across a variety of categories. The jury includes reps from Pixar, Industrial Light & Magic, and The Caucus, among others. A total of $45K USD in awards will be presented at the 2013 festival, June 11th & 12th. Join filmmakers from around the world, hear industry leaders, and network with distributors and investors...submit today! www.NewMediaFilmFestival.com