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Indie Shorts Mag Short Film Festival (ISMSFF) Unveils Official Selections for 2024 Edition

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We are thrilled to reveal the official selections for the fourth edition of the ISMSFF. Building on the success of our previous events, we opened submissions for this year’s festival in January, and for the first time ever, we accepted AI-generated short films, and the response has been overwhelming in all the categories! ISMSFF 2024 continues its mission to showcase emerging talent while...

2024 TIFF: Anderson .Paak, John Crowley & Sophie Deraspe World Preems Added to Line-Up

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After the first sextet of titles released back in the middle of June, the Toronto International Film Festival are throwing us another fivesome of film items that come stamped with the World Premiere status stamp with We Live in Time by John Crowley (of Brooklyn ’15 and The Goldfinch ’19 fame) being the potential awards-chatter contender of the group.

Award Winners of June 2024

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IndieX Film Fest is pleased to announce the award winners of June 2024. Award Winners of June 2024: Genre Categories Award Winners of June 2024: Technical Categories This season has submissions from 19 countries with total runtime of 31:58:55, plus the short scripts, and the following breakdowns: Official Selection: 42,6% ...

Ten Bets for TFF #51-Second Edition / Checking the Distributors: Focus Features /A New Source of T-ride Spec

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TEN BETS FOR TFF #51-SECOND EDITION Here's this week's Ten Bets for TFF #51: 1) Anora/Sean Baker 2) The Seed of the Scared Fig/Mohammad Rasoulof 3) Emilia Perez/Jacques Audiard 4) The Room Next Door/Pedro Almodovar 5) Bird/Andrea Arnold 6) Maria/Pablo Larrain 7) Nickel Boys/Ross 8) The End/Joshua...

June: Exciting News from #ASFFAlumni!

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It’s time to spotlight all of the wonderful things our #ASFFAlumni have been getting up to! Here are all of the headlines, from Duncan Cowles’ Feature-Length Debut to Stacha Hicks’ film festival win. Duncan Cowles PremieredFeature-Length Debut at DocFest Silent Men is award-winning ASFF alumnus Duncan Cowles’ first full length documentary and audiences had the opportunity to watch...

Cannes Lions Festival Expands Awards Categories and Programming

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As digital media mushrooms, advertising messages get disseminated across a growing variety of platforms — in increasingly inventive ways. Rather than the products being sold, it’s these marketing communications that take the spotlight at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. The 71st edition of the Lions awards runs June 17-21 in Cannes, France, to […]

Sundance Ignite x Adobe Fellowship Announce 2024 Cohort

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Program Uplifts Emerging Filmmakers Ages 18 to 25 PARK CITY, UTAH, June 14, 2024 — The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today the ten emerging filmmakers selected for the yearlong Sundance Ignite x Adobe Fellowship. Now in its ninth year, the fellowship is designed as an early support system for storytellers ages 18 to 25, providing them with artist-centered...

Checking Distributors: NEON / The End and Venice (and Telluride?)

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 CHECKING DISTRIBUTORS: NEON Distributor NEON is a relative newcomer to the TFF scene but their presence over the last few years has been very noticeable.  Here's the NEON lineup from past TFFs: 2023: Anatomy of a Fall (Oscar winner for Best Original Screenplay and nominated for four others including Best Picture), La Chimera, Perfect Days (Oscar...

Award Winners of May 2024

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IndieX Film Fest is pleased to announce the award winners of May 2024. Award Winners of May 2024: Genre Categories Award Winners of May 2024: Technical Categories This season has submissions from 17 countries with total runtime of 20:38:47, plus the short scripts, and the following breakdowns: ...