“Internment” is a staged reading of a television pilot written by Phinneas Kiyomura, directed by Academy Award winning director Chris Tashima, produced by Ren Hanami and John Money, and presented by the Japanese American National Museum on 02/08 at 2PM – Free with admission to the museum.
“Internment” explores the lives of a gifted but deeply dysfunctional Japanese American family forcibly reunited by the internment of all Japanese Americans during World War II.
The Film Independent Directors Close-up offers filmmakers and film lovers a unique opportunity to hear directly from the best indie directors and their collaborators. Through five in-depth conversations, participants in the program get to ask questions and experience a rare insight into the creative process. More information: http://www.filmindependent.org/event/directors-close-up-2015 CAPE members receive a discounted rate using this registration link: https://my.filmindependent.org/DCU2015Partners
Call for Writers: “Time Traveling is Not for Everyone”
The UNICEF Chinese New Year Soirée – The Year of the Sheep
February 25, 2015
Shan Social House, Beverly Hills, CA
THE WALT DISNEY STUDIOS SELECTS WRITER FOR FEATURE WRITERS PROGRAM, EXTENDS COLLABORATION WITH THE BLACK LIST
Writers from around the world are encouraged to submit their screenplays on The Black List website [http://www.blcklst.com/] and opt in for consideration from today until February 15, 2015. The Black List will compile a short list of up-and-coming writers with unique and distinctive points of view, none of whom have earned over $250K from their screenwriting work over the past 10 years.
Sundance Institute Accepting Open Applications for Second Episodic Story Lab
Sundance Institute is now accepting project submissions for its second Episodic Story Lab through Wednesday, February 11 at 5:00 p.m. MT at applications3.sundance.org. This is the first open call for submissions for the Institute’s new program designed for emerging writers creating series for television and online platforms, adding to its existing support programs for film, theatre, music and New Frontier artists.
New York International Short Film Festival | 2015 Call for Entries
Early Deadline: December 5, 2014
Regular Deadline: February 20, 2015
The NY Shorts Fest provides a showcase for the best short-form cinema and its creators in the world. Created by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences accredited Los Angeles International Short Film Festival.
We feel that short form cinema and its creators should have their own premiere film festival in New York deserving similar recognition given to the feature film and its creators. Submit online www.NYshortsFest.com.
The 4th NY Shorts Fest will be held in May 2015.