Out come the thick coats, hats and scarves here in Paris. Winter’s bitter chill has arrived and it looks like it’s here to stay. That hasn’t stopped us from keeping busy. November has been a very exciting month here at ÉCU. We’ve received so many wonderful film and script submissions this month and our Early […]
We are very happy that once again our filmmakers have the opportunity to show their talent around the world, thanks to our partner festivals. The next stop on our ÉCU-on-the-Road tour is Aarhus Independent Pixels in Denmark! We will be presenting a special screening program of ÉCU 2014 winning films: – CLOSED BOX, dramatic short […]
One of the youngest actresses to ever receive nominations for an Academy Award, BAFTA and Golden Globe, Saoirse Ronan has already had an extraordinarily impressive career at the tender age of twenty years old. Ronan, with an acting style described as both eccentric and intense, came to international eminence in 2007 with Joe Wright’s film […]
Here are some works of art made by an our intern Ona Canilao. Enjoy! When in Paris series The talented Ona Canilao has been documenting what’s happening in the streets of Paris. From passionate street performers to the beautiful french women – she noticed it all. The sunny days are back to Paris and we […]
Two young Syrians, a male rebel fighter and a female journalist, fight an oppressive regime for the freedom of their people. “Not Anymore : A Story of Revolution” is a Non European Ducumentary by Matthew VanDyke and it is part of ÉCU 2014 Official Selection. Have a look at its trailer!
ÉCU-The European Independent Film Festival is delighted to announce the scripts in the short list of our Much More Than a Script competition. Three films for each category (Short Films and Feature Films) were selected. Feature Film Scripts: Yellow Dragon and the Red Fox, Anthony Etherington, UK She Moved Through the Fair, Caroline Burns Cooke, […]
Olli is a lonely skunk who makes trouble whenever he can. When his mortally ill mother throws a party for his sixteenth birthday, he needs to embark on a quest for friendship. “Skunk” is an European Dramatic Short Film by Raf Roosens and Jan Roosens and it is part of ÉCU 2014’s Official Selection. Have […]
Français This year’s Oscar winner for Best Foreign Language Film marks the record breaking 11th win for Italy in the category. Paolo Sorrentino‘s “The Great Beauty” follows on the footsteps of his great film predecessor and source of inspiration Frederico Fellini. The director follows his protagonist around Rome, which at times is enchanting, at times […]