Monthly Archives: December 2010

New Year’s Resolution: Five Short Screenplay Competitions to Submit Your Script

You’ve just finished your short screenplay and hit “save” after putting the final touches on it. Now you need a place to send it to. Here are five places to send your short screenplay in 2011 for $39 or less Continue reading

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BOXING DAY SPECIAL: The Thirteen Days of Short Film Christmas | 13 Movers and Shakers in the Short Film World

Roberta Munroe is the author of How Not To Make A Short Film: Secrets From A Sundance Programmer — described as the “bible” for short filmmakers. Roberta packed this “bible” with insider tips gleaned from 5 years programming short films at Sundance, interviewing successful short filmmakers worldwide and sharing the horrors and the brilliance of her own award winning short filmmaking career. Continue reading

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BIG NEWS!! Canadian Short Screenplay Competition to Finance Short Films with New Fund

The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition is pleased to announce the creation of a new Film Fund that specializes in investing in and financing short films. Continue reading

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DAY 13: The Thirteen Days of Short Film Christmas | 13 Movers and Shakers in the Short Film World

Tweet Though there are many movers and shakers in the short film industry worldwide, these are thirteen you should know about right now: 1. Judy Gladstone Since 1997, Judy Gladstone has been the executive director of Bravo!FACT (Foundation to Assist … Continue reading

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DAY 12: The Thirteen Days of Short Film Christmas | 13 Movers and Shakers in the Short Film World

Tweet Though there are many movers and shakers in the short film industry worldwide, these are thirteen you should know about right now: 1. ??? 2. Romen Podzyhun Mr. Podzyhun founded Channel Zero, Inc. in 2000, and serves as its … Continue reading

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DAY 11: The Thirteen Days of Short Film Christmas | 13 Movers and Shakers in the Short Film World

Tweet Though there are many movers and shakers in the short film industry worldwide, these are thirteen you should know about right now: 1. ??? 2. ??? 3. Brent Hoff (and Dave Eggers) In 2005, Dave Eggers co-founded Wholphin DVD … Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 27th: Gone Fishing

About nine billion things I should be doing running the gamut from writing this blog post to taking out the garbage and all tasks literary and domestic in between. Continue reading

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DAY 10: The Thirteen Days of Short Film Christmas | 13 Movers and Shakers in the Short Film World

Gary Anthony Williams is the co-founder and Artistic Director of the L.A. Comedy Shorts film festival in Hollywood, California, which is currently the largest short comedy film festival in the United States. The festival was also nominated as one of the “Top Ten Film Festivals in the U.S.” by the Brooks Institute. Continue reading

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DAY 9: The Thirteen Days of Short Film Christmas | 13 Movers and Shakers in the Short Film World

Michael Kudza is the founder of the Chicago International Film Festival and the artistic director of all of the festivals, competitions, including its short film competition. Winners of the Chicago International Short Film Competition are eligible to be considered by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences for the Academy Awards®. Continue reading

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DAY 8: The Thirteen Days of Short Film Christmas | 13 Movers and Shakers in the Short Film World

Tweet Though there are many movers and shakers in the short film industry worldwide, these are thirteen you should know about right now: 1. ??? 2. ??? 3. ??? 4. ??? 5. ??? 6. Alice Kharoubi Alice Kharoubi is the … Continue reading

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