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Submission info and the entry form for the
2007 TucsonFilm.com ShortFest is now
get a behind-the-scenes peek at the
struggles, politics and work that go
into creating a truly indie film fest,
and share your comments — at our
the list of prizes for the 2007 winning
filmmakers is growing HERE
PRO FILM SEMINAR:
information on the 2007 professional film
seminar is HERE
SELECTED FILM SCHEDULE:
thetheatrical & online festival films HERE
LAST YEAR'S FESTIVAL:
all about the 2006 TucsonFilm.com ShortFest HERE
NEW SHORTFEST STREAMING VIDEO:
The new 2007 ShortFest 30-second PSA is now running on Souther Arizona television, and is online
as part of our streaming film library, in the PCMP FILMS
...and at our new
MySpace page HERE
Here are links to some media coverage with
info on 2006 The ShortFest. Special
ERIN WHITE, CHUCK GRAHAM &
SHIPHERD REED for their kind efforts!
Arizona Daily Star feature
Tucson Citizen feature
Click HERE to hear an interview with
Micro-Cinema director Timothy Gassen.
(MP3 /four minutes)
Many thanks to radio
at 92.9 FM "The
Thanks also to Jennifer Duffy for a
feature piece in the Arizona Daily Star,
and Carl Hanni for the Tucson Weekly
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THE 2007 TUCSONFILM.COM SHORTFEST
go HERE for the 2008 ShortFest web site
The Second Annual TucsonFilm.com ShortFest
Saturday, April 14, 2007
"Short Films. Big Ideas."
THANK YOU, TUCSON! The very best filmmakers from Arizona
and beyond were there, and so were the truly dedicated indie
film fans of Tucson — a wonderful crowd supported the
2007 TucsonFilm.com ShortFest by being there!
The WINNING FILMS and some fest photos are HERE
What's next for The ShortFest: We'll announce dates & plans for the 2008 ShortFest soon. Films from the 2007 ShortFest should also be available for FREE streaming here soon — check back!
2008 News Flash: MIKE ROM will take the leadership role for next year's TucsonFilm.com ShortFest, while fest co-director Timothy Gassen devotes his energy to his upcoming dramatic feature film. You can contact Mike Rom here
The 2007 Theatrical & Online films have been selected! Find them HERE and visit our MySpace page to share your thoughts and for ongoing film descriptions. Selected filmmakers: please contact us if you have not gotten an e-mail from us!
Chuck Graham of the Tucson Citizen wrote a wonderful feature piece about the ShortFest HERE and the Arizona Wildcat piece is HERE
OSCAR RETURNS TO THE SHORTFEST
We are delighted to announce that the 2007 Oscar-winning live-action short film will screen
at the ShortFest! We are doubly excited about sharing "West Bank Story" because director
Ari Sandel is a University of Arizona alumnus. The delightful "West Bank Story" will screen
out-of-competition. Don't miss your opportunity to see it!
$1,000 OF PRIZES ADDED FOR FILMGOERS:
Pro 8mm of Burbank has kindly donated $1,000 worth of film stock, processing and digital
transfer packages to be given away to ShortFest filmgoers. Come early for Pro 8mm owner
Phil Vigeant's 4PM seminar, where he'll give away a 16mm filmm package: four rolls of 16mm film (100 foot daylight loads) processing, prep and clean and full scene to scene color corrected transfer to mini dv on the Y FRONT URSA DIAMOND Rank.
We'll also give away two separate pro neagtive Super-8 packages later in the night to filmgoers:
each will be a FOUR ROLL SAMPLER FILM PACKAGE: 4 rolls of Pro8mm film, processing, prep and clean, full scene to scene color corrected transfer to mini DV on the Y FRONT URSA
Thank you Pro 8mm ! ______________________________________________________________________________
2007 JUDGES & STAFF:
Film judges for the 2007 ShortFest will include Star Trek producer Andre Bormanis, Hanson
Film Institute Director Vicky Westover, UA Media Arts Producer-in-Residence Patrick Roddy, ShortFest Director Timothy Gassen, and co-Director Mike Rom.
We're also proud to include Sheldon Smith,
Jason Wagoner and
James Williams as new ShortFest staff members.
STREAMING VIDEO UPDATE:
Our 2006 ShortFest Online Films are up and running!
Go HERE to see them for FREE!
See even more FREE ShortFest films and information at AZNIGHTBUZZ.COM _____________________________________________________________________________