All posts tagged "short films"
Palm Springs International ShortFest 2019: 13 Moviemakers On The Joys and Perils of Making Short FilmsAugust 6, 2019
By providing a space where short films can be appreciated without competing for attention alongside feature...
How They Did It
How They Did It: Navigating the Turbulent Waters of the Oscar-Nominated Short “Lifeboat”February 28, 2019
In 2015 our creative team set out to produce “50 Feet from Syria”—focused on the civilian...
Louisiana Film Prize: An Event Unlike Any Other, Offers $50K to Prove ItNovember 6, 2017
Autographed photos line the walls of the small coffee shop inside the Hilton Hotel in Shreveport,...
Festival Spotlight Friday:
DC Shorts Storms the Nation’s CapitalSeptember 13, 2013
Washington, D.C. is our nation’s capital, but next week it is also turning into the capital...-&url=https://www.moviemaker.com/festival-spotlight-friday-dc-shorts/', 'twitterShare', 'width=626,height=436'); return false;" title="Tweet This Post"> by Alexandra Eide and Jennifer Kim
Articles - Festivals
Festival Spotlight: HollyShorts Film Festival shows indie heart
Here’s a recipe for a successful short film festival: Throw two ambitious 24-year-olds, a phone call,...
Festival Spotlight Friday: Catch Next Year’s Oscar Shorts at the Rhode Island International Film Festival
No man is an island and no festival is one, either. The Rhode Island International film...
Articles - Directing
Five Reasons Why Short Films Are Still Essential
I wrote and directed my first short film, Lacking Lewis, in early 2005. The supposed “final”...