The "Truth" About VOD
Anthony Kauffman over at IndieWire is spot on with his selection of "Video-On-Demand" as a topic for his "Filmmaker Toolkit" series. And as usual, his article provokes a terrific string of comments. But maybe he lets the cable operators off the hook just a little to easily!... (more)
Playing @ Slamdance: "Terms and Conditions May Apply"
An interesting film slated to play at the 2013 Slamdance Film Festival, Terms and Conditions May Apply strikes us as a coming-of-age exposé on just how silly we have all gotten when it comes to taking a few moments to see what we've signed up for. Maybe, somewhere down the road, a company will come along to take advantage of this but until then... (more)
Northside 2013 is Open for Entry!
The Northside Festival is New York City's largest and most accessible discovery festival. From June 13-20, 2013, hundreds of bands, entrepreneurs, filmmakers, innovators, and over 80,000 fans will converge on Brooklyn over eight days to witness an incredible showcase of what's next in music, film, entrepreneurship and art... (more)
4K comes to CES and Canon announces new Cine Primes
The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which ran January 7-10 in Las Vegas, is not the place to see the latest pro gear, but it is a good place to see the general direction of the electronics entertainment industry... (more)
PS International Film Festival Announces Cine Latino Award!
The 24th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) announces the new Cine Latino Award, which will be presented to the best Iberoamerican film screening at the Festival. Sponsored by the Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG) and the University of Guadalajara Foundation/USA, the winner will receive a $5,000 cash prize. PSIFF is scheduled to run January 3-14, 2013... (more)