ÉCU is open for submissions! Have a look at a day in the life of our submissions intern Paulina and send your submissions in as soon as possible. Save Paulina! ÉCU 2013 will take place in Paris, France through March 29th to the 31st 2013. Submit to ÉCU 2013 today!
Yes, that’s right! Be excited! It’s finally sunny and hot after what seemed like never ending amounts of rain, gloom and freezing temperatures. So what does that mean? It means that it’s time to get outside, explore and have some good times. Lost at what to do? Let’s help you out… Seasonal Events: The […]
For ÉCU – The European Independent Film Festival three days in Paris is just not enough. Every year our festival travels around the world making sure our “Official Selection” directors and films are made known. This follows our commitment to cultivate the new and inspiring talent that we come across. Last year was quite a […]
by Catherine Rierson The Action Christine façade — its original name, Studios Christine, in gold-trimmed, capital letters and mounted on worn stone — is like a declaration of honor, a silent demand of respect for this strangely quiet place in the pulsing center of Paris. The theater lies within the narrow, turning and twisting labyrinth […]
Le Ballon Rouge, Albert Lamorisse, 1956 by Josie Ainscough Le Ballon Rouge is a short, beautifully made film shot in colour, which tells the story of a little boy who finds a bright red balloon tied to a lamppost. He unties it, and finds out that it has a mind of its own. The balloon […]
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 […]
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 […]
“American Faust: From Condi to Neo-Condi” is a new submission to ECU 2012. True love has no limits. Driven by his obsession for sound, a man goes into the city to find the perfect beat to conquer the heart of the woman of his dreams. Check out the teaser! “American Faust: From Condi to Neo-Condi” […]