January, 2013

KCWIFT Short Screenplay Contest deadline extended to 3/1/13!

By at January 31, 2013 | 2:12 pm | 0 Comment

 Kansas City Women in Film & TV (KCWIFT), is excited to announce that the KCWIFT & KC FilmFest Short Screenplay Contest deadline has been extended to March 1, 2013.  FIRST PLACE: $1,000 Grand Prize to bring your short screenplay from page to... Read more »


Oscar Month on SMC and TCM!

By at January 31, 2013 | 10:29 am | 0 Comment

Leading up to The Academy Awards telecast on ABC February 24, Sony Movie Channel (SMC) is offering movie buffs a month-long Oscar celebration of movies.  Beginning tomorrow through February 28, SMC is airing films each day that either won an Oscar or were nominated. ... Read more »


V2Venture is Now Accepting Applications | sxswv2v.com

By at January 30, 2013 | 12:32 pm | 0 Comment

SXSW V2Venture is now accepting applications. Innovative companies can apply now to compete in this fast-paced SXSW-meets-Vegas style pitch event August 13 and 14 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Companies with a ground-breaking new product or service that relates to... Read more »


Editors Name Steven Spielberg Filmmaker of the Year – The Hollywood Reporter

By at January 29, 2013 | 6:34 pm | 0 Comment

The "Lincoln" director will receive the American Cinema Editors' top honor at the 63rd Annual ACE Eddie Awards. READ MORE via Editors Name Steven Spielberg Filmmaker of the Year - The Hollywood... Read more »


Industry Deal – BOOM! Producer of ‘The Help’ to Work With You

By at January 29, 2013 | 5:52 pm | 0 Comment

It's NOT what you know. It's NOT who you know. But rather, who knows YOU. Director and Film Professor, Adam Collis, created Director’s Perspective to give up-and-coming Actors, Directors and Screenwriters a genuine leg up. This unique 4-week workshop ends... Read more »


Kylee Wall’s blog: The Best Excuses from New or Underemployed Filmmakers and Freelancers

By at January 29, 2013 | 11:27 am | 0 Comment

I cannot express how important networking is to getting your career going.  Seek out people who can help you get ahead in your career.  Kylee Wall's blog post about the excuses its not working out is great.  I get a lot of the same questions and answers as she does.... Read more »


Next-Gen Video Format H.265 Is Approved, Paving The Way For High-Quality Video On Low-Bandwidth Networks | TechCrunch

By at January 29, 2013 | 10:59 am | 0 Comment

by RYAN LAWLER The ITU has approved a new video format that could bring 4k video to future broadband networks, while also making streaming HD video available even on bandwidth-constrained mobile networks. The H.265 standard, also informally known as High Efficiency... Read more »


Industry Deal – Over Half-Off: Learn Self-PR and Publicity Strategies

By at January 28, 2013 | 9:41 pm | 0 Comment

❤ "I've never seen anyone approach PR the way that Joy Donnell approaches it. She's given me an exclusive look into the PR world and how to make it work for me." Terrisha Kearse, Filmmaker ► What You Get: For just $197 you get a FULL 2-month membership to "DO... Read more »