FILM Funding December
How Hollywood banned and Censored
it's animated cartoons. Here is my favorite Hybrid Betty boop
New Documentary by Wang Ying: Pieter and his bank: https://filmfreeway.com/PietersBank
This documentary tells the story of Architect Pieter Sijpkes who bought a bank in West Montreal, Canada, converting it into his home and a cultural center.
A love story where building and man merge in friendship.
Film Freeway - the gateway to all the best film festivals - benefits - with Film Freeway
New Review about Lise and CHEZ LISE
It was the anniversary of Deanna's death on the 6th June, and to celebrate her memory I wrote her story here in my newsletter:
SOAPS & SAGAS storytelling the quotidian
Pierre Siry Jeanette ton documentaire et ton commentaire m'ont arraché les larmes.
C'est une histoire déchirante. Très touchant (no pun intended). (Your documentary and commentary had me in tears. A story that rips you, very touching. (no pun intended.)
Sheila Lewis Kanter Jeanne . . . had never seen this before! Such a moving “peek” into a very
different world from our own. Thank you! It was short’n sweet. But powerful.
Alvaro P As usual, no fireworks, just a gentle pull at the heart strings and a subtle opening of the
tear ducts. Classically, Jeanne Pope.
AUGUST - SEPTEMBER 2020
Notice from DOC ASSOCIATION OF EUROPE
Every Friday a group of dedicated professionals have been meeting to keep in touch with each other and share ideas for what the future of documentary filmmaking might look like. Here are some short term goals from the group "Pitching Events of the Future". Facilitated by Christian Popp with many contributors. Friday hangouts are still happening. PM if you'd like to join!
- FilmDaily.TV/GRANTS - (Information for many types of documentary film grants and funding)
- Film Aggregators for Indie filmmakers 2020
- Nofilmschool - great deals of the week.
Here is a wonderful read, then view, of Daphna Awadish's award-winning, animated mixed-media
documentary on dislocation and memory. Extraordinarily crafted work.
APRIL - JUNE 2020
5th May, 2020
JEAN CAPDEVILLE :Voyage into Black is selected for the Media Library 2020 | Visions du Réel, International Film Festival Nyon:
READ MORE - Synopsis
The VisionduReel Media Library Catalogue 2020
SHANG ZIN FANG - Moving to a new home
March: 2020- Semi-finalist: MICE - Mostra Internacional de Cinema Etnográfico Museo do Pobo Galego
March: 2020 - Semi-finalist: EchoBRICSFF
28th April, 2020
Taylor's University announced that Taylor’s School of Media and Communication (SOMAC) and the Beijing Film Academy Modern Creative Media College, China, (BFA-MCMC) are in a collaboration.