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Arena Sicoli - Outdoor Theater

Restoring the Cinema to the People

Amantea is a small town of 15 000 habitants in southern Italy in the region of Calabria. A couple of days ago I received an email from Giulio Vita to help the spread the word about his film festival taking place in this little town. Always willing to help indie[…]

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Branden’s Blog: Oscar Nominations for Best Picture

The film world is buzzing. With the recent announcement of this year’s Oscar Nominations, there has been much discussion as to the nominees for Best Picture. The Nominees are: Les Miserables   Amour   Life of Pi   Argo   Lincoln   Beasts of the Southern Wild   Silver Linings Playbook  […]

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THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

Are We Ready For Peter Jackson’s HFR?

So I finally got to watch The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in HFR (High Frame Rate), which plays the movie 48 fps instead of the usual 24 fps. Before I go any further, I must say the best part of the experience was watching the 10 minute 3D preview of[…]

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The Art Of The Trailer

The Art Of The Trailer

Not something that is often talked about. I always loved watching trailers, and it is often my favorite part of going to the theater. I found a stronger urge for trailers when I was working on creating a teaser trailer for my (back then) upcoming film ‘After The Rain‘. I[…]

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Why Do We Love Short Films?

Before you leave to go watch awesome shorts, make sure to leave us a little comment about why YOU love short films in our comment box at the bottom of the page! We really want to know what triggers your short love! Our relationship with the short film has been[…]

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What Type Of Short Films Do We Prefer?

What Do We Like After several weeks since the launch, and almost a month since we started accepting shorts, we are already starting to see patterns in the submitted films. Today we would like to take the time to tell our viewers and submitters what type of short films we[…]

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