By Srikanth Kanchinadham. Posted on August 07, 2015
Everything a filmmaker needs to know, curated from around the world.
From The World Of Film Festivals
The Southeast Asian Film Financing Project Market will be added to the roster of events that sit alongside the Asia TV Forum & Market in Singapore at the end of the year. The market will select 10 in-development fiction and non-fiction feature film projects for assistance. They will be matched with commissioning editors, investors and co-production partners.
Chichester International Film Festival now gets an early chance to see the low-budget British independent comedy thriller as a late addition to the festival. Two Down won Best UK Film on its UK premiere at the Manchester Film Festival. It comes from writer/director Matthew Butler and writer/producer Tori Hart under the Fizz and Ginger Films banner.
Robert Budreau’s Born to Be Blue, starring Ethan Hawke, and Patricia Rozema’s Into the Forest, with Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood, were among more than 20 Canadian features added to the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival lineup on Wednesday.
Fresh From The Field
Sony Pictures has set its slate through 2017 that include two more films in the Bad Boys franchise, a remake of Jumanji, the first installment in The Dark Tower franchise and sci-fi romance Passengers, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt.
Former Indian pacer S Sreesanth is all set to play a hero in a multilingual film. The film simultaneously made in Malayalam, Telugu and Tamil will be dubbed in 14 Indian languages.The movie, directed by filmmaker Sana Yadi Reddy, tells a spicy story of a cricketer and the IPL.
The 27th Palm Springs International Film Festival is now accepting entries for feature and documentary feature films. The festival has the reputation of being one of the largest film festivals in North America, screening more than 180 films from over 70 countries for a diverse audience of nearly 137,000 cinema enthusiasts and industry professionals.
One For The Eye
Universal Pictures has just debuted, the trailer for By The Sea, Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie Pitt’s directorial follow-up to the studio’s Unbroken that stars herself and her real-life husband, Brad Pitt.
The Filmmaking Kit
Good, fast, cheap. The saying goes, you can only have two of these qualifiers when making an independent film. Most of us will choose cheap and good. Take a look at these crowdfunding tips every independent filmmaker should check out.
Movie titles alone can make or break your film. Read this article to know the importance of movie titles.
The Lumetri Color Panel is the most significant new feature in Premiere Pro CC 2015. Do have a look at the crash course in color correction using this new panel.
Straight From The Pen
This year has seen the release of a barrage of indigenous indie gems. Have a look at the 7 incredible indies of India.
Masaan man Varun Grover's journey: A civil engineer working with a software firm in Pune to a full-time scriptwriter.
Gordon Willis needs no introduction. The legendary cinematographer of Coppola's The Godfather series, Annie Hall, Manhattan & All The President's Men was one of the best cinematographers of his generation. Have a look at how he created magic in The Godfather.