MyShoes

„MyShoes“ is a new submission to ÉCU 2012. A boy is driving at crazy speed on a highway with an injured girl by his side. Who or what are they running away from? How is the ring of a mobile phone going to change their lives forever? Check out the trailer. „MyShoes“ est une nouvelle […]

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ÉCU’s Partner CityCelebrity

The federal network of city portals CITYCELEBRITY (www.citycelebrity.ru) is the largest independent crowdsourcing creative platform in Russia. They gather young talents from the whole of the country, making projects and contests in which thousands of people can take part and collaborate with festivals, culture centers, universities, international representatives and embassies, galleries, museums, creative and business […]

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ÉCU in American University of Bulgaria

American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) held its first Short Film Fest on the last weekend of November. It brought together ÉCU- The European Independent Film Festival, South Western University “Neofit Rilski”, the International Documentary and Short Film Festival (DokuFest), Early Bird Student Film Festival, and In the Palace International Short Film Festival. Scott Hillier, the […]

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Yesterday’s Tomorrow

‎“Yesterday’s Tomorrow“ is a new submission to ÉCU 2012. Darren is given an opportunity to find out more about the death of his mother, activist Professor Roberts. Along the way, he learns a secret about the world in which he is living, giving him an extraordinary chance to travel back in time and find redemption. […]

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December Newsletter Update

Brrr, it’s freezing cold outside here in Paris but that hasn’t kept the folks here at ÉCU from flying all over the place to screen a selection of our award winning films from ÉCU 2011, and to promote the great submissions that we are getting for ÉCU 2012, on location at some of our partner […]

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10 Reasons to Submit to ÉCU

Compete, be judged, screen, be seen, promote, network, travel, participate, join, discover. 1. Compete: If you get into ÉCU 2012’s Official Selection you will be in competition with some of the best independent filmmakers in the world at Europe’s premier independent film festival. 2. Screen your film to large international audiences if your film is […]

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Tooty’s Wedding

‎“Tooty’s Wedding“ is a new submission to ÉCU 2012. A young couple’s marriage hilariously hits the rocks during a weekend wedding in the country. Check it out! „Tooty’s Wedding“ est une nouvelle soumission à ÉCU 2012. Tragi-comédie mettant en scène un jeune couple qui se délite lors d’un week-end de mariage à la campagne. Regardez!

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Shooting People

Shooting People unterstützt, fördert und wirbt für unabhängige Filmemacher. Das Shooting People-Netzwerk wurde 1998 gegründet, um Filmemacher zu verbinden, ihnen zu helfen Ressourcen, Wissen und Erfahrung miteinander zu teilen und ein Publikum für ihre Arbeit zu finden. Sobald Du ein “Shooter” bist, kannst Du die E-Mail-Bulletins, die täglich an die über 37.000 Filmemacher umfassende Mitgliedergemeinde […]

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ÉCU Alumni: Interview with James McAleer

James McAleer is a winner of Best Experimental Film at ÉCU 2011 for Invertebrate the Movie. Check out his interview with ÉCU and see what he has been up to since winning the award. Also check out his article to us here! James Mcaleer est le laurét du prix du meilleur Film Expérimental de ÉCU […]

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ÉCU Alumni – Interview with James McAleer

1. Your film is about insects in a post-apocalyptic world – where does your inspiration come from? My inspiration usually starts from character or history, something visually striking or profound, and I build a story from there, but in the case of ‘Invertebrate’, it was a flash of inspiration under pressure… I was in a […]

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Red Dress

TAKE THAT RED DRESS OFF HER, NOW!! As a indie filmmakers we all run into having to compromise right? But it can be worse when you take a little bit of money to do a project with someone who doesn’t share your vision. Here’s what it looks like when an Indie does it his way! […]

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The Perfect Day

„The Perfect Day“ is a new submission to ÉCU 2012. Inspired by a family event, a mature couple spend a significant day in their lives together. Check out the teaser! „The Perfect Day“ est une nouvelle soumission à ÉCU 2012. Inspiré d’un événement familial, un couple d’âge mûr passer une journée importante dans leur vie […]

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ÉCU’s Partner From India- Fool’s Paradise

FOOLS‘ PARADISE PRODUCTIONS partnered with ÉCU – THE EUROPEAN INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL presents Best Student Film: Stanley Pickle, directed by Victoria Mather, Best Animation: Paths of Hate, directed by Damian Nenow, Best Experimental Film: Invertebrate, directed by James McAleer and Special Jury Mention: Städgata directed by Erick Love Lundqvist. The principal guest of the event […]

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ÉCU’s next deadline is on this Sunday. Submit NOW!

ÉCU is just couple of days away from its next deadline, so we thought it is right to show everyone once again a great behind the scenes footage from ÉCU 2011. Want to be part of the next year event? Well, then send in your film NOW! ÉCU est seulement a quelques jours de sa […]

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ÉCU #twitscript – week 1

INT. TATTOO PARLOR – NIGHT A GIRL, dull and gray stands before a chair as she lets her dress fall to the floor like silk GIRL It’s the pleasure in the pain that hurts so much JOE (pulling dress back up) Woaah! You don’t need to take your whole dress off, I’m only doing a […]

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Naturaleza Muerta

NEW SUBMISSION TO ÉCU 2012 The story of a soldier of the International Brigades fighting in Spain against Fascism (1936). A soldier is injured in battle and lies unconscious in an olive grove. Through innovative time lapse photography, a night-time and daytime film sequence of the stricken soldiers follows until finally he awakens to find […]

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Minuto 200

NEW SUBMISSION TO ÉCU Une vieille femme qui vit seule se résigne à attendre la mort, persuadé que ça va venir frapper à sa porte dès qu’elle a vendu la dernière minute du temps d’antenne une téléphone portable. n old woman who lives alone resigns herself to waiting for death, convinced that it will come […]

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Cardiff – Stadt independendt

Cardiff ist eine kleine Stadt, aber steigert und vergrößert sein Selbstbewusstsein jeden Tag mehr. Wenn man in Cardiff etwas auf die Beine stellen möchte, dann kann man es hier problemlos in die Realität umsetzen. Kein Ort ist typischer dafür als das Chapter Arts Centre. Willst du dich an Stand-Up Comedy versuchen? Frag einfach bei der […]

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