Digital Bolex signs on as Premiere Sponsor for Slamdance Film Festival, with exciting competition and alumni judges awarding prize at Closing Night Awards Ceremony in Park City.
(LOS ANGELES, CA – November 25, 2014) Digital Bolex
, the LA-based cinema camera company has partnered with the Slamdance Film Festival
to sponsor this year’s festival, and to celebrate small films on the big screen. Digital Bolex
will present FEARLESS FILMMAKING: ART ON YOUR OWN TERMS
, a block of micro-shorts shot on the D16 camera that will bring together the Slamdance
and Digital Bolex
Los Angeles, CA - October 16, 2014
— Search For Life
, written by Andrea Janakas, has won the 2014 Slamdance Screenplay Competition Grand Prize. Search For Life
tells the story of a widowed man who, when he investigates why his wife’s internal organs are missing, discovers that both she and other human beings are alive - and being replaced! Janakas was awarded a total of $7,000 in cash prizes for her Original Teleplay at an Awards Ceremony hosted by the Writers Guild of America, West last night on October 15th, 2014.
We all know Slamdance is the festival for first-timers, but what about that Beyond section? Some filmmakers seem skeptical of its importance. It’s out of competition, doesn’t sound as shiny as First-Time-Director, and there are only five slots available. So what’s the point in submitting?