By Ed Millar As the month of October starts in Paris and the hot heat of our long Indian summer continues, it’s strange to think that winter must be on its way. To make the most of this last flash of hot weather, ÉCU has found some of the best things to do in Paris […]
Mark Berger, winner of four Academy Awards for best sound with Apocalypse Now, The English Patient, The Right Stuff and Amadeus chats to ÉCU in Georgia. Mark holds the record for the most Oscar nominations that resulted in wins! // Mark Berger, le gagnant de 4 Academy Awards pour le meilleure son des films Apocalypse […]
Kadi Lokk, ÉCU Festival Manager tells us her excitement about being in Georgia and why it is important to take ÉCU on the road. // Kadi Lokk, le responsable du festival ÉCU explique sa grande joie d’être en Georgie and pourquoi c’est important de prendre ÉCU autour le monde.
Over the weekend of 7th-9th October, ÉCU was honored to present “ÉCU in Georgia” From the moment we arrived, we were very pleased to be there. Check out how excited we were to see out massive logo in the centre of Tbilisi! ÉCU The European Independent Film festival is now in it’s 7th year, and […]
Need a good laugh? “Rat Stories”, a new submission to ÉCU 2012, is a humorous documentary which follows the ‘rats’ along their production ‘Rattenmonologe’ with stories of alcohol, drugs, and prison. Has it got winning potential? Have a look! Vous avez besoin d’un bon rire? « Rat Stories », une nouvelle soumission d’ÉCU 2012, est […]
Remember how it felt to be a teenager caught between childhood and being an adult? A new submission to ÉCU 2012 “Borderland” captures this feeling perfectly, and the cinematography is beautiful. Should this be crowded one of ÉCU 2012’s winners? Watch the trailer and decide for yourself… Rappelez-vous le sentiment d’être un adolescent, entre l’enfance […]
A new submission to ÉCU – 1000 grams. A film about “flesh” and all its meanings, its up to you to decide what “flesh” means to you. Check it out. Une nouvelle soumission d’ÉCU 2012 – « 1000 grams ». Un film au sujet de la «chair» et toutes ses significations, c’est à vous de […]
A new submission to ÉCU 2012, « Max Dear Boy ». Check out the trailer for a glimpse of the great animation – will this be this year’s best animation? You’ll have to wait and see! Une nouvelle soumission d’ÉCU 2012, «Max Dear Boy». Regardez la bande-annonce pour un aperçu de l’animation super. Est-ce que […]
After a lot of deliberation (and strong coffee), the judges have now decided on their winners and runners-up in the filmmaking categories. This was no easy matter, with great entries in both the amateur and professional categories. You can see who they chose here. With galleries in Berlin, London and Paris you will get the […]
By Ed Millar ÉCU’s partner, Faludi International Youth Film Festival and Photo Competition has announced its 15th thematic international youth film festival and photo competition. This year, the theme is “Hope”. For the festival, competitors can examine this theme of “HOPE” in the form of either a film or a photo. The submissions will be […]
TWO NEW PARTNERS FROM THE ULYSSES NATIVE COUNTRY… ÉCU is pleased to present you its two new festival partners from Greece: The Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People and The European Meeting of Young People’s Audiovisual Creation – Camera Zizanio. The Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People was created […]
New submission to ÉCU 2012 “A Wonderful Day”– The grandmother of an Israeli scientist tries to prevent him from going to Germany. – Check it out ! Une nouvelle soumission à l’ÉCU 2012 – “A Wonderful Day” – la grand-mère d’un scientifique israélienne s’efforce de l’empêcher d’aller à l’Allemagne. Regardez!
By Ed Millar The International Student Film Organization (ISFO) is a FREE online film network which aims to connect young film makers from all over the world to each other and the industry. Its targets are to increase the overall visibility and quality of student films and to support the next generation of international talent. […]