3 04 2013

arg film festFor all Londoners, don’t forget to check out the 2nd Argentine Film Festival, London (17th – 21st April 2013).This year’s selection programme brings out Argentine culture diversity. The festival opens with Argentine director Daniel Burman‘s romantic comedy “All In”. 10 features will be introduced by a short music film showcasing some of Argentina’s best new musical talent. There is also a new section, Nuevos Talentos, including 5 short films from Argentina’s young directors. Hope you enjoy it!

Para todos los londinenses, no se olviden de ver el 2 º Festival de Cine Argentino de Londres (del 17 al 21 de abril 2013). Este año el programa resalta la diversidad de la cultura argentina. El festival se abre con el director argentino Daniel Burman en su comedia romántica “La Suerte en tus manos”. 10 películas serán presentadas por un corto musical que muestra algunos de los mejores y nuevos talentos musicales de la Argentina. También hay una nueva sección de Nuevos Talentos, incluyendo 5 cortometrajes de jóvenes directores argentinos. Espero que lo disfruten!



6 09 2011

From November 29th to December 1st will be held in the city of Buenos Aires the Expotoons official competition, where international professionals, producers and broadcasters of different markets, will meet to share a business space and exchange of experiences where you can present your animation projects. Some Projects will be selected to be pitched by their creators in front of a committee of potential buyers. It will also feature a conference program covering aspects of creativity, production, distribution and finance.

Project registration and submission deadline: September 16th. No entry fee!

If you are an animator and have a project click here to register!

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21 Powerful Rewrite Strategies

15 06 2011

Pic by Tom Benedek

Look what I found on screenwritingu! On Saturday, June 18, 2011 Hal Croasmun will give a free two hours Teleconference about rewriting. He will cover different matters giving you valuable tools for improving your script.

Click here to sing up.

Miren lo que encontré en screenwritingu! El Sábado 18 de junio del 2011 Hal Croasmun dará una Teleconferencia gratuita de dos horas acerca de la reescritura. Abarcará diferentes temas dando exelentes herramientas para mejorar tu guion.

Haz clic aquí para inscribirte.


29 03 2011

The 13th edition of BAFICI, Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Film, organized by the Ministry of Culture, Government of the City of Buenos Aires, will be held between April 6 and 17 2011 screening more than 320 feature films, including 42 Argentines, and also about a hundred short films, half of them national.

The opening, on April 6, will be with “Vaquero” debut of actor Juan Minujín, who also stars with Pilar Gamboa and Leonardo Sbaraglia. The closure will be with the winner in Berlin, the Iranian “Nader and Simin, a separation” by Asghar Farhadi.

The International competition will include 19 titles, among which are two Argentinians: “El estudianteSantiago Mitre, and “Yatasto” Hermes Paralluelo.

There will be outdoor screenings, concerts, round tables and conferences. Tickets are on sale online and at the Casa de la Cultura, Avenida de Mayo 575 PB.

Also from April 8 to 11 will take the eighth edition of Buenos Aires Lab (BAL), the laboratory of film projects that encourages the production of independent film in Latin America.

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MICA… a must this June!

28 03 2011

The MICA, Market of Argentinean Cultural Industries, will concentrate the fields of performing arts, audiovisual, editorial, design, music and video games in one place, in order to generate business, exchange information and present your production to the main references around the globe. It will be held from June 2nd to 5th 2011 at the Tribuna Plaza complex in the city of Buenos Aires.

It will be a unique opportunity to meet with leading cultural industries around the world and open new business opportunities.

Among some of the participants of MICA we find the Welsh film director Peter Greenaway, who will give a lecture. Eugenio Zanetti’s production company will participate of the business market rounds. And the actress Andrea del Boca will introduce the project that this year will be developed by canal 7 and, in this case, she will be the content producer.

Click here for information on how to obtain credentialing.

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8 12 2010

This is your LAST CHANCE to enter the TABLE READ MY SCREENPLAY and win a chance to go to the SUNDANCE Film Festival. The Grand Prize Winner will be flown to Park City, Utah to have their screenplay read by professional actors during the Sundance Film Festival, a great place to network with producers and filmmakers from around the world.

To qualify enter your screenplay and your best logline. Frequently this is your one and only chance to get a producer to even read your script, so it better be good! All Table Reads will be recorded on video as well!

Click here to submit. FINAL DEADLINE – DECEMBER 15th!

Esta es tu última oportunidad para entrar en TABLE READ MY SCREENPLAY y ganar la oportunidad de ir al Festival de Cine de SUNDANCE. El ganador del primer premio recibirá un viaje a Park City, Utah para que su guión sea leído por actores profesionales durante el Festival de Cine de Sundance, un gran lugar para conocer productores y realizadores de todo el mundo.

Para calificar manda tu guión y tu mejor logline. Tal vez esta sea tu primera y única oportunidad de conseguir que un productor lea tu guion, así que es mejor que sea buena! Todas las lecturas de mesa también se grabarán en vídeo!

Haz clic aquí para participar. PLAZO FINAL – 15 DE DICIEMBRE!

ShowBiz Expo LA 2010

1 12 2010

ShowBiz Expo

ShowBiz Expo is a five-star event that brings everyone in Show Business together. A great opportunity to establish new contacts attending workshops and seminars among other networking activities. It will take place on December 4-5, 2010 (10 AM – 5 PM) at Los Angeles Convention Center. A can’t miss event!

ShowBiz Expo es un evento de cinco estrellas que junta a todo el mundo del negocio del espectáculo en un solo lugar. Es una gran oportunidad para establecer nuevos contactos asistiendo a talleres y seminarios entre otras actividades de networking. La Expo tendrá lugar del 4 al 5 de Diciembre 2010 (10 am – 5 pm) en el Los Angeles Convention Center. Un evento imperdible!