The Smalls Short Film Fest 2010 in association with Creative Review, devilfish and Firefly Tonic is open to the public on the 22 – 23 September.
The Smalls Short Film Fest, The Big Gathering of Short Films, celebrates the creative opportunities brought about by the internet, portable media players and the latest generation mobile phones. The event showcases the diversity and talent in short film, and aim to highlight that a short duration is not a limitation but a test of true filmmaking skills.
Films entered in the competition will compete with the very best short films from around the world and be judged by a panel of leading industry figures, including James Cunningham, Head of Content at Academy Films and Monique Frumberg, Director of Branded Entertainment at the Sundance Channel.
A selection of the entries will be screened on iPod Touch players, as well as on the big screen at regular intervals, during a two-day public showcase at:
The Gallery Soho (125 Charing Cross Rd, London UK) during The London Design Festival on September 22 – 23.
Award winning short films from a variety of distinguished awards schemes from the last year will also be on display during the two days.
The Smalls is a curator of independent short film, committed to the discovery and promotion of new filmmaking talent through www.thesmalls.com competitions and events.
CHECK OUT THE PANEL DISCUSSION ON WEDNESDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER
Want to learn more about what to do after you’ve completed your short film?
What makes a short successful? How do you get distribution? And how do you use your short to open doors?
Don’t miss this special opportunity to hear from recognized industry professionals who are active within short film making, short film distribution, marketing and promotions, and who speak candidly about the challenges and opportunities that filmmakers face after completing their short film.
The panel discussion starts @ 7PM.
Kevin Dolan – Talent Development Manager, Film London
Anna MacDonald – Producer, The Summer House
Daisy Gili – Director, The Summer House
Andy Spooner – Co Founder, Shorts4U
Christopher Tidman – Co-Head Global Acquisitions, Shorts International
Chaired by Andi Granger – Creative Director, The Smalls
Venue: The Gallery Soho, 125 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EW
Places are limited and on a first come first served basis.
If you wish to attend this event you can also RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Panel Discussion” in the subject field