One Day After 10th Day, directed by Narges Abyar, is a recent submission to ECU 2010’s Non-European Documentary Short category! Check out this teaser!
Directed by Felix Stienz, is a recent submission to ECU 2010’s European Dramatic Short category! Tobias B’s life is not crowned with success. A short man with no work and no friends and no smile on his face. One evening he comes across Betty B. The huge chanteuse of the Band: Betty B. & the […]
Hi! Our early deadline is getting near so if you directors want your film to be in competition at ÉCU 2010 you’d best work on locking that picture and send us a screening copy as soon as possible! You’ll find submission details at www.ecufilmfestival.com. While everyone seems to have spent the year being battered from […]
By Clémentine Briand ECU would like to spotlight author Paul Osborne and his article “Film Festival Dos and Don’ts,” which outlines rules for filmmakers on the collaboration between filmmaker and film festival that must take place to have a successful screening. Take a look at our own Scott Hilllier’s comment in reponse to this intuitive […]
Rodrigo Vila pitching his project “Hero of Two Sisters Mountain” to a professional panel at ECU’s Perfect Pitch 2009 By Sarah Schutzki Voisin From London (Good Pitch) to Scotland (The Edinburgh Pitch) to Barcelona (DocsBarcelona) to Paris (ECU’s The Perfect Pitch!!), workshops, forums and presentations on the art of pitching have become one of the […]
The view of Paris from Parc de Belleville By Sophie Nellis Next stop on our tour of Paris is the area of Belleville. Straddling the 19th and 20th arrondissements, Belleville is located between Rue de Belleville, Rue des Pyrénées, Rue de Ménilmontant and Boulevard de Belleville. It is situated on and around a hill and […]
I Myself Super, directed by Romain Grandadam, is a recent submission to ECU 2010’s European Experimental Film category! Passing From photographer to actor, the author is staging this professional gap. With humour and self-mockery, the hero exposes himself and alternately creates distance, without concealing his doubts and questions about artistic creation. Check out this Teaser!!
Blown Away, directed by Brian Fog Collective, is a recent submission to ECU 2010’s European Short category! Autumn. Debris piles up in the streets of Dublin. A girl walks home like every other day. Suddenly, the wind blows. Nothing will be the same again. Check out this Teaser!!
Belmondo and Seberg By Sophie Nellis The French New Wave – known as la nouvelle vague– was a celebration of youth, Paris and, above all, cinema. Many people don’t know that the term nouvelle vague was first used in 1957 to describe the new generation of French youth, emancipated 18 to 30 year olds who […]
Todas Las Familias Felices (All Happy Families), directed by Bruno Sarabia, is a recent submission to ECU 2010’s Student Film category!! Pablo comes back home to spend a few days with his family. His father is waiting to pick him up at the station. During the ride home, a family secret will see the light […]
Four-Eyed Monsters co-creator Arin Crumley has launched a new project, OpenIndie, which aims to democratize the distribution of independent film. OpenIndie is using Kickstarter to raise $10,000. The campaign has only 8 days left and still needs $5,000. So lets all get behind this exciting project and contribute!