The Film Society just wanted to send out a quick shout-out and cheers to a few Filmmaker360 films that are making their rounds at exciting festivals and Bay Area screenings!
A Fierce Green Fire
SFFS Fiscally Sponsored film A Fierce Green Fire, by Academy Award nominated director Mark Kitchell, opens up in San Francisco this Friday, March 15.
SFFS/KRF Filmmaking Grant 2011/2012 Winners Lance Edmands and Kyle Martin premiere their film Bluebird at Tribeca, this year.
FilmHouse resident Jennifer Phang presents her short film at CAAMFest this month.
Short Term 12
SFFS/KRF Filmmaking Grant Winners Destin Cretton and Asher Goldstein presented their film Short Term 12 this past weekend at SXSW.
SF Film Society Blog
#CinemabytheBay Opening Night Film #HolyGhostPeople w/ Joe Egender (writer/producer/actor), Mitchell Altieri (writer/director/producer), Sean Uyehara & full house!
We'd say so! #YakFilms screening at #CinemabytheBay featured in today's #OaklandTribune. Cc: @fruitvalestation
Come va #NewItalianCinema? Opens tonight #SF! Molte grazie to our sponsor New Italian Cinema Events.
#Bienvenue #FrenchCinemaNow! Programmer Rod Armstrong introduces #2Autumns3Winters.
C'est joli! #FrenchCinemaNow opens Thursday at Landmark's Clay Theatre. Photo: Chris Hatfield
Thanks to so many of you for coming to #taiwanfilmdays Opening Night! #SFFS Programmer Sean Uyehara made 2 intros to 2 full houses. We like to think it was for him but know it was because #sf loves a film about food!
#ApoliticalRomance director Hsieh Chun-yi fresh off the plane & greeted by a welcome press wagon! In person at #taiwanfilmdays sun, 6:00.
Good morning #TaiwanFilmDays! Thank you to our presenting sponsors Taiwan's Ministry of Culture & TECO!
All #smiles for one of the best #SFFSMembers screening to date - thanks @americanpromise! Ted Hope with directors Michèle Stephenson and Joe Brewster. Doc opens Nov 15 at Roxie Theater! Photo: Terry Dudley
"Ask not what you can do for your country
What’s your country been doing to you?" Mindi Bagdon quotes #TheAvengers (#SF #Punk band) song "The American in Me" at #SisterCitiesCinema.
Cinema by the Bay director Zoran Lisinac guest blogs on his “cross media” casting in Along the Roadside and his development on “Open Vein Cinema” - featuring free-flowing storytelling without sweeteners, censors or gatekeepers.
In a follow up blog inspired by last month’s Film Independent Forum panel Fund-That-Doc, panelist and Filmmaker360 DirectorMichele Turnure-Salleo offers priceless insight into what can make a grant application's work samples stand out against the odds.