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#1 Charles Doran

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Posted 14 April 2008 - 06:32 PM

Looks like some very interesting films will be playing...including Westsider!

http://www.cambridge-super8.org/

schedule:

http://www.cambridge...2008Booklet.pdf
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#2 Michael Lehnert

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Posted 14 April 2008 - 06:43 PM

Thanks for the "hint" about your film screening at Cambridge. Provided that I can wrap a shoot at the marvelous Jodrell Bank in the first half of that week in time (it's a matter of weather), I will try my best to get back south in time for Cambridge, as I have some other business to do at that local uni there.
Will you be there, attending the screening in person? Is anyone else from ciny.com going?




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#3 steve hyde

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Posted 15 April 2008 - 01:09 AM

...it looks like an excellent fest. I wish I could attend.




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#4 Jurgen Lossau

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Posted 15 April 2008 - 02:02 AM

I will attend too. My friend Heiko Riemann and I made a film that will be in the competition. Hope to see you there!

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#5 Charles Doran

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Posted 15 April 2008 - 11:00 AM

I will attend too. My friend Heiko Riemann and I made a film that will be in the competition. Hope to see you there!

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it would be cool to see your film ("Kodachrome" right?) as well as Steve Hyde's "Shikashika." Lots of other interesting S8 films as well. Wouldn't mind seeing "Angel Recovered"...hell, they should just tour the whole thing....

If anyone makes it please let us know how it turns out!
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#6 Alessandro Machi

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Posted 16 April 2008 - 06:28 PM

it would be cool to see your film ("Kodachrome" right?) as well as Steve Hyde's "Shikashika." Lots of other interesting S8 films as well. Wouldn't mind seeing "Angel Recovered"...hell, they should just tour the whole thing....

If anyone makes it please let us know how it turns out!


For the film festivals brave enough to try this, why not set up a webcam at the back of the theatre and just stream the film festival as it happens?
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#7 Charles Doran

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Posted 24 April 2008 - 10:25 AM

For the film festivals brave enough to try this, why not set up a webcam at the back of the theatre and just stream the film festival as it happens?


Bumping this up as it starts tonight...let us know how it goes...wish I could afford to fly over...
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#8 steve hyde

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Posted 30 April 2008 - 12:25 PM

Hey Super8ers,

I just want to share with you the news that our film Shikashika won the jury prize for "best film" at Cambridge International Super 8 Film Festival. The generous prize includes 20 rolls of Kodak color negative film + processing and telecine services at Todd-AO in the UK. We are very excited to have this opportunity to make another small gauge film and very much appreciate this encouragement.

web:
http://www.todd-ao.co.uk/index.htm

If you are interested to learn more about our film, please visit our website:

http://www.shikashika.com

and of course the festival web is:

http://www.cambridge-super8.org/


...I know the directors are already planning for a 3rd annual festival so keep them in mind when your films are ready.
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#9 Giles Perkins

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Posted 30 April 2008 - 01:05 PM

Congratulations Steve - I got see it twice more last Saturday in Cambs. and love it more each time!
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#10 Charles Doran

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Posted 02 May 2008 - 12:00 PM

Hey Super8ers,

I just want to share with you the news that our film Shikashika won the jury prize for "best film" at Cambridge International Super 8 Film Festival. The generous prize includes 20 rolls of Kodak color negative film + processing and telecine services at Todd-AO in the UK. We are very excited to have this opportunity to make another small gauge film and very much appreciate this encouragement.

web:
http://www.todd-ao.co.uk/index.htm

If you are interested to learn more about our film, please visit our website:

http://www.shikashika.com

and of course the festival web is:

http://www.cambridge-super8.org/

...I know the directors are already planning for a 3rd annual festival so keep them in mind when your films are ready.


Congrats! I look forward to seeing this one day. Have you submitted to any of the LA fests?
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#11 steve hyde

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Posted 02 May 2008 - 12:49 PM

...Thanks for the kind words. I'm very happy that the film is connecting with audiences worldwide. The film is in consideration at some upcoming LA area festivals. I'm waiting to hear from them.

We keep the screenings page updated:
http://www.shikashik...screenings.html

I'm presenting the film at Mountain Film in Telluride in May and will spend a week at AFI / Silverdocs in June. Hopefully I will have a chance to meet some of you guys in person out in the festival circuit.

We are very happy with these placements and now this encouraging award from Cambridge! We are just thrilled about this and already dreaming-up a new small gauge film that we will shoot sometime soon.

Again, thanks
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