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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Newsletter Update

Brrr! Fa freddo a Parigi, ma questo non ha impedito allo staff di ÉCU di raggiungere diversi luoghi del mondo, per presentare i film vincitori dell’ÉCU 2011 e per promuovere le iscrizioni all’ÉCU 2012 presso i nostri partner. Scott si è recato in Norvegia per presentare ‘Paths of Hate’, ‘Stanley Pickle’, ‘Colder’, ‘Exlibris’, ‘Jittertree’ e […]

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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 lavora per sostenere, crescere e promuovere ì filmmakers indipendenti. Il network Shooting People è nato nel 1998 per connettere I filmmakers, e aiutarli a condividere risorse, conoscenza ed esperienza e per aiutarli a trovare pubblico per I loro lavori. Diventando uno Shooter potrai leggere e ricevere i bollettini giornalieri indirizzati ai più di […]

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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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James McAleer

1. Il tuo film narra degli insetti in un mondo post apocalittico, da dove viene la tua ispirazione? Di solito traggo ispirazione da personaggi o dalla storia, o da qualche cosa mi ha colpito visualmente o profondamente, e parto da lì per costruire una storia. Ma nel caso di ‘l’Invertebrate’, è stato un flash d’inspirazione […]

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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

Cardiff – una piccola città, in via di espansione e che si sta costruendo un nome giorno dopo giorno. Una città in cui se si desidera fare qualcosa, basta farlo accadere. Nessun luogo simboleggia questo cambiamento più del Chapter Arts Centre. Vuoi cimentarti con il cabaret? Basta chiedere al quindicennale e dilettantistico comedy show. Hai […]

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ÉCU Special Screening Event

You are invited to ÉCU’s Special Film Screening at Cafe Coutume , 47 rue de Babylone, 75007, Paris (Map) on Tuesday, November 15 · 7:30pm – 10:00pm. ÉCU will showcase 5 films from its 2011 festival (click for trailer): Never Winter Invertebrate Urban Sounds Todor and Petru Le Miroir   The event promises to be […]

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Ottobre Calendario

Anche se l’inizio di novembre è un altro passo verso l’inverno più profondo, non disperate…ÉCU è pronto a tirarvi su con un calendario fitto di cose da fare sul cinema a Parigi e dintorni. Anche se l’arrivo dell’autunno indica la fine della nostra estate torrida, grazie al Festival d’Automne ci sarà il modo per tenere […]

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