That’s it, folks! ÉCU 2012 is over and done with, but we have one final slideshow for you all! So sit back, relax, and reminisce in all these incredible ÉCU moments…we know we will!
Frank Benitez is young and talented filmmaker, who made it to ÉCU 2012 Official Selection with his film “Minute 200”. This interview was finished couple of weeks before the festival. By Alexander Acosta Osorio Q: Where does the inspiration for your short come from? A: Usually my inspiration comes from places I visit or just […]
Missed ÉCU 2012? No worries, here are some highlights from the festival. More updates and videos coming soon, so stay tuned. Big thanks for our partners Zs2 Media Group and 565Video for shooting and editing all these clips for us. Vous avez raté ÉCU 2012? Ne vous inquiétez pas, voici quelques passages du festivals. Des […]
It is about six o clock on the morning after the last night of the ECU Film Festival and I am in bed, asleep, and dreaming. I am dreaming that I am still at a film festival. Approximately forty-three hours ago, writer-director, Alan Arrivée, an old friend of the festival, was leading a seminar in […]
Best European Independent Film 2012 – “Berlinoises” by Rocco Labbé (France) Best Short Script – “The Chicken” by Una Gunjak (UK) Best Feature Script – “Sole” by Allee Pitaccio (USA) The European Youth Excellence Award in Filmmaking – “Drawing a Smile” by ICFFCY Youth Team (Cyprus) Best Independent Experimental Film – “Achantè” by Emily McMehen […]
Best European Independent Film 2012 – “Berlinoises” by Rocco Labbé Best Short Script – “The Chicken” by Una Gunjak Best Feature Script – “Sole” by Allee Pitaccio The European Youth Excellence Award in Filmmaking – “Drawing a Smile” by ICFFCY Youth Team Best Independent Experimental Film – “Achantè” by Emily McMehen Best Student Film – […]
Alexander Archimbaud makes his directorial debut with his film, “Fragments of Freedom.” Archimbaud was born in Paris, France, but has lived abroad for 25 years. His short documentary tells a fragmented story – working with his subject instead of against it. The film depicts the fragments of the a persons life, of his freedom, and […]
Uwe Janson, director and co-writer, and Oliver Czeslik, producer and co-writer, are part of the Official Selection with their film, “On The Inside”. This political film was done without any type of funding. Both Janson and Czeslik believe that it is their duty to tell stories and to make things that mean something. Uwe Janson, […]
Gabriel Babsi is an Italian, Paris-based, scriptwriter in the running for the “Much More than a Script Competition.” His script, “Ma douce melodie,” tells a story of virtual love… check it out! Gabriel Babsi est un italien habitant à Paris, scénariste en course pour “Much More than a Script Competition”. Son scénario, “Ma douce melodie”, […]
Students filled the theater this morning for Alan Ariveés “Filmmaking and Dreams” workshop. The knowledge and inspiration is spreading, but if you were not able to attend…Don’t Panic! There’s a few more tomorrow at both cinemas! Les étudiants ont rempli la salle de cinéma ce matin pour l’atelier “Filmmaking and Dreams” d’Alan Arivée. Connaissance et […]
Elin Gronblom, a Finnish director, talks about her film, “Goldfish Love.” The film tells a story of a budding friendship between a goldfish who longs to swim in the ocean and a musician. Check out her exciting interview! Ellin Gronblom, une réalisatrice Finlandaise, parle de son film, “Goldfish Love.” Le film raconte l’histoire d’une amitié […]
Egil Pedersen, director of “Rugged Wilderness & Mountain Man No More – Dropping Feathers”, one of the movies in the Official Selection of ÉCU 2012 speaks about his music video. His video is a black and white story following five separate people and how they deal with their handicaps. Let’s hear what he has to […]
Dancing. Films. Drinking. Excitement. Fun. It’s impossible to sum up the ÉCU 2012 Launch Party at Le Scop Bar so instead we peiced together the footage of the night and made a video! So check it out! But beware, you may get serious event envy. Oh, take me back! De la danse. Des films. De […]
Taos Shortz International Film Festival Saturday March 31st 19:40 – 20:40 If you’ve ever seen Rooster Cogburn and the Lady, John Wayne’s thrilling follow up to True Grit, you’re bound to remember the part of Wolf. Well Rick Romancito, the Taos and Zuni Pueblo actor who played that part can today be found on the board […]
101 films from 33 countries, 1 weekend filled with the best independent films from around the World. Check out the festival trailer and don’t miss the event. 101 films provenant de 33 pays, 1 week-end rempli de meilleurs films indépendants de partout dans le monde. Découvrez la bande-annonce du festival et ne manquez pas l’événement.