Win $5,000 worth of video production equipment from Panasonic

Panasonic recently debuted its second annual “Shoot It. Share It” online video competition for users of its popular AG-AF100 large image HD cinema camera. Until tomorrow, March 7th, 2012, Panasonic is accepting video contest entries from users of the AF100-the industry’s first professional micro 4/3-inch video camcorder optimized for high-definition video recording-for the opportunity to …
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Indie film alliance receives U.S. film export development grant

In a move to enhance the global competitiveness of U.S. film exports, the International Trade Administration (ITA) has awarded the Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) $248,000, under its Market Development Cooperator Program (MDCP). IFTA President and CEO Jean Prewitt made the announcement today. The multi-year award creates a partnership between IFTA and ITA through …
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New global indie film fundraising projects announced

The International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) announced today exciting new projects and partnerships for its pioneering Cinema Reloaded digital film production and online fundraising platform. Launched earlier this year, Cinema Reloaded allows filmmakers to directly connect with film-lovers around the world, in order to finance and distribute their projects through online crowd funding. The first …
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Emerging Cinematographers Award winners announced

The International Cinematographers Guild has announced the honorees for its 14th annual Emerging Cinematographers Awards. The eight short subjects and two honorable mentioned films, all from Guild members, will be shown at a special screening at the Directors Guild of America Theater in Los Angeles on September 26th. ICG judges from across the country, under …
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Win one of five actor or model headshot packages

We’ve just released a groundbreaking new line of resume headshots for actors and models. This new line of headshots, which also includes comp cards and business card versions, eliminates the need for models and actors to glue or staple their resume of work separately to the back. All Actor/Model Headshot Packages include a headshot on …
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Indie film producers to get more opportunities and exposure on NBC TV networks

The Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) has reached an agreement with Comcast and NBC Universal to provide enhanced independent programming opportunities on NBCU’s broadcast and cable networks, as well as Comcast’s VOD and online platforms, IFTA’s Jean Prewitt announced. The agreement offers greater consideration for independently produced primetime programming from both IFTA and non-IFTA …
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Film Finance Forum Series announced for this fall

Educational forum organizer Winston Baker today announced the 2010 Film Finance Forum Series this fall, with Variety as the exclusive entertainment media partner. The events will include the 2nd Annual Film Finance Forum East to be held in New York City on September 14th and 15th and Film Finance Forum Zurich to be offered for …
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