fredric, i would definitely recommend the guy i used for my doc (Zebediah Smith). he is affordable and extremely talented and diligent. let me know if you want to get his contact info. i will gladly introduce you.
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@James Longley Thank you James. That's very nice of you for taking the time to answer my ad. You are an inspiration to a lot of indie filmmakers, especially for us in Europe. I am French but reside in the US.
@Christopher. Thank you very much Christopher. I really appreciate you're also taking the time to answer my request. Yes, please email me his contact.
New Yorkers! Two upcoming DCTV Presents screenings:
DCTV Presents SHOOTING POVERTY
Thursday, October 28th, 7:30pm
DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street, NYC
Exposing the negative impact of guns and armed violence in poor communities, the international finalists from Oxfam’s Shooting Poverty documentary contest present their work to NYC.
See Bang for Your Buck from Burundi, Grosso Calibre from Brazil, and April 6th from India, at this unique event presented in collaboration with Oxfam and our BeyondBullets.org anti-gun violence media campaign.
Screening followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers.
DCTV Presents TODAY
Thursday, November 4th, 7:30pm
DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street, NYC
Today is the only film of its kind, the true story of one day in the life of three families in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. Stylistically bold, each scene shot with gripping intimacy, this film is about far more than just New Orleans. Amidst three fascinating families and their prayers, songs, fights, laughter, and love, Today is the story of a day in the life of America, in all of its beautiful, disturbing, hilarious glory.
Screening followed by a Q&A with Director Naftali Beane Rutter.
"One of the best movies I've seen in the last two years."
-Philip Maysles, Maysles Cinema
"Exquisitely made...moments and frames that come from deep insight into the human condition."
-Annie Roney, Rocco Films International
-David Friesen, True False Film Festival
$8 – $12
Details & Tickets: http://www.dctvny.org/events/today
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Eyepop Productions is seeking a great Final Cut editor for a few small videos for non-profits and a couple of reality series presentations. Looking for someone who's fast, driven, and comfortable with lots of verite style footage, has a great sense of story, rhythm, style and is nice to work with. Send reels to firstname.lastname@example.org
Find out about Cinereach Grants for nonfiction and fiction filmmakers! (Next Deadline December 1st)
Join us Nov. 4th for the free DocTalk with Cinereach. Since 2006 Cinereach has distributed over $4 million to 80 different projects. Live teleseminar, Thurs. Nov 4th 5pm Pacific.
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Doug suggested I post about our new site -it is a global video news site http://www.newslook.com We curate video from major providers as well as independent voices. Please check us out and if your an indie documentarian and do short form news oriented pieces, we would be interested in looking at your work. We do a rev share and syndicate to a number of major news sites.
My nonprofit TV series, "SEA-Inside: Pacific Northwest" is coming to an internet near you! Now airing on about 70 community cable stations, this magazine style show about what's below the surface of Pacific Northwest waters is now available on iTunes and blip.tv, soon on Roku set-top boxes.
Each half-hour episode features several short videos, most documentary style, some artistic, poetic, etc. Four of the 21 episodes are on-line to date, more to come.
You can find out more at: http://SEA-Inside.org
I'm looking for a New York based writer or producer with a background in documentary film to write coverage on a feature film screenplay based on a true story (100 pages). Please email me with a note on your work experience and your coverage fee, email@example.com. Thanks.
Don't miss tomorrow's live DocTalk with Cinereach!
Cinereach is one of the most interesting and generous film funders currently supporting indie filmmakers. Join us for the free teleseminar Thursday, Nov. 4th, 5pm Pacific (8pm Eastern). Register now at the link below!