Posts tagged "London"
The London Short Film Festival is coming soon!

The London Short Film Festival is coming soon!

The London Short Film Festival (LSFF) returns to London for its 13th year to be as confrontational as ever, and to prove that the UK is truly a hotbed of film creativity. This year, LSFF received an unprecedented number of submissions – nearly 2,000 in total. For the 2016 festival, taking place from 8-17th January, LSFF is working...
Deadline for Open City Documentary Festival is coming soon!

Deadline for Open City Documentary Festival is coming soon!

There’s less than a week left for filmmakers to submit their documentaries to London’s Open City Documentary Festival. They are expecting many short and feature length documentaries as possible on any subject, from both established and emerging filmmakers before the deadline on Monday, 2nd March 2015. More than 4,000 people attended London’s leading documentary festival...
The BFI Future Film Festival is coming!

The BFI Future Film Festival is coming!

The 8th BFI Future Film Festival will run for three days in London (20th-22nd February) and is open to filmmakers aged 15-25. Each day of the festival is dedicated to a different area of film (Animation+, Fiction and Documentary) and the programme is full of panels, workshops, masterclasses, screenings and networking. It’s a great opportunities...
An interview with Anamaria Kapulica, selected participant of the ESP

An interview with Anamaria Kapulica, selected participant of the ESP

As the poet Muriel Rukyser said “The Universe is made of stories, not atoms.”  We genuinely believe that stories are important, and we have a few of our own that we would like to tell.   Why was it important for you to apply to the European Short Pitch? Taking part in a scriptwriting workshop with such...

Call for Entries: 20th Raindance Film Festival

The 20th Raindance Film Festival will take place in London from 26 September to 7 October 2012. The festival aims to reflect the cultural, visual and narrative diversity of the international independent filmmaking community and specialises in films by first-time directors. Raindance accepts fictional, documentary and experimental features, short films, music videos and children’s films....

Half-time at Raindance!

Raindance is now half over, and a record number of film fanatics have attended the festival so far. Last night saw a packed Live!Ammunition!, where over 20 people pitched their scripts. The results are as follows: – 1st Place: Nicholas Horwood – Mandemic! – 2nd Place: Mark Pallis – Braai – 3rd Place: Palle Nodeland...

Raindance Festival Has Begun

Those lucky enough to be in London over the next few days have the chance to indulge in hot new independent films, courtesy of the 19th Raindance Festival. The event kicked off on 28th September with the gala screening of Another Earth, an indie sci-fi-drama, followed by a question&answer session with first-time writer/director Mike Cahill. ...

Raindance Announces Festival Line Up

“The World through a Different Lens” Raindance has announced the full line up of films for this year’s festival in London, 28th Sep – 9 Oct. The programme boasts over 90 UK premieres from 36 countries, including more than 30 international premieres, cementing Raindance’s position as Europe’s leading independent film festival specialising in edgy and...