Sad that you couldn’t make it to ÉCU in Georgia opening night? No worries, ÉCU team was walking around the cinema with cameras the whole night to bring you some of the highlights from the event. Enjoy!
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 […]
“Dissection of a Storm” is a new submission to ÉCU 2012. A woman called D seeks shelter from a tormenting past in a sanatorium in the middle of the mountains Check it out !/// « Dissection of a Storm » est une nouvelle soumission à l’ÉCU 2012. Une femme appelée D cherche à se préserver […]
ALADOS-COLOMBIA presents the “13a Muestra Internacional Documental” (13th International Documentary Exhibition) By Ed Millar The Colombian Documentary Corporation, “Alados-Colombia” is pleased to invite all filmmakers, film professionals and moviegoers in general to attend the 13th International Documentary Exhibition in Bogotá, Colombia, 15th-19th November. This year, the 13th edition, will bring together documentary films from 4 […]
by Anne Marie “Independent cinema is cinema produced outside of big studios with a small to medium budget” – such is the definition of independent cinema. Contrary to many other definitions, independent cinema is defined not by what it is, but by its opposition to the cinema of big Hollywood machines. This is, in fact, […]
Skepto International Film Festival 2012: Submissions opened! We are pleased to announce that the Skepto International Film Festival has opened submissions for its third edition! Skepto International Film Festival has a competitive nature and it is open to short movies with no limits as to their subject, style or production budget. It admits documentary and […]
Check out the third and final part of an interview between G-Tech France and filmmakers Gabriella Cserhati & Fabien Lartigue- winners of “Europe’s Best Independent Film” at ÉCU 2011. Découvrez la troisième et dernière partie d’une interview entre G-Tech France et les réalisateurs Gabriella Cserhati et Fabien Lartigue, gagnants du ” Meilleur Film Européen indépendant […]
Here at ÉCU we haven’t shied away from bringing you awesome music videos that also tread that very thin (and much discussed) line between art and erotica. After ‘Baby Baby Baby’ and ‘Bombay’, a video that pushed the boundaries even further caught our eye: The new Handsome Furs video for ‘What About Us’, directed by […]