FILM SCREENINGS ON OUR FORUM
Posted 31 January 2006 - 12:30 PM
it could be limited to short films. Best short film would earn distinction award from Cine-
matography.Com. We could have two catagories, students and professionals. Maybe some-
one like David Mullen ASC could moderate a panel which would select the winners. Of course
providing that he would wish to do so. I personally cannot think of anyone better. The members
of the panel would vote for best student/professional short film. Maybe it would be possible to
obtain sponsors such as Kodak,Arri,Panavision,ASC,Minolta. Lets say a student for example may
win a Minolta light meter,certificate of distinction for best student film submitted. Of course film,
Posted 31 January 2006 - 12:41 PM
But you do learn a lot about what young people are interested in making films about these days, and what stylistic tricks they have taken to heart. Actually, style & technique are generally not problems for student filmmakers -- it's CONTENT.
STORY, STORY, STORY...
Posted 31 January 2006 - 12:51 PM
Also, someone would have to pay for the bandwidth!
But I agree with Mr. Mullen; there's already far more iffy-quality short film fests than the world needs.
Posted 31 January 2006 - 01:05 PM
of forum getting some sponsorship for costs. I would not object myself to an entry fee.
I know this issue would become highly debatable though. Of course you are right about
a multitude of film festivals on the filmmaking scene. Abundant weak! stories.