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The New Media Film Festival
Powerhouse Highlights Innovation, Story, Mediums and Platforms
June 4-6, 2019 at The Landmark 10850 W. Pico Blvd. LA CA 90064
The 10th Annual New Media Film Festival
presents 128 New Media Films & Content from 23 countries across 6 Continents. 47 World Premieres, 9 U.S. Premieres, 20 L.A. Premieres.
Opening night includes classic and technology categories from Hall of Famer to Student Content Creators!
Gigi V Cesare - Country: USA - World Premiere! Performing her newest release, Cinderella
Go Away I Like You 3D - Country: USA An animated 3D film about the travails of love.
Platform 6 3D - Country: UK Part of an 80 foot immersive project, this short film shows the interdimensional experience of people waiting for their train.
My Body Is Not A Weapon - Country: Democratic Republic of Congo and USA
L.A. Premiere! At the intersection of war and peace, Dr. Denis Mukwege, 2018 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, a noble doctor and courageous survivors emerge as heroes and thought leaders for civil and human rights. Discover why a young woman hauntingly declares the words that inspired the title, “My Body Is Not A Weapon.” This film was shot on Canon Mark II and iPhone 5 at Democratic Republic of Congo and USA. The project directed by Platon. Still images shot on Hassleblad 555ELD and Leica M6.
David Bowie Is - Country: USA - World Premiere!
Narrated by Gary Oldman and directed by Nick Dangerfield. The AR app is based on the immensely popular touring exhibition at V&A in London, and will grant access to the show’s hundreds of costumes, videos, handwritten lyrics, original works of art and much more.
Blade of Honor - Country: USA - World Premiere for an amazing trailer “Blade of Honor”, one of the last projects of legendary Richard Hatch. The genre of fantasy has been around for thousands of years - it appeared almost as soon as people learned how to write. During, the whole history of human civilization, at all times, were dreamers who created amazing worlds, outlandish places, and beautiful stories. The authors of "Blade of Honor" are some of those talented dreamers, that’s why the team of the festival offer you to join them in a wonderful sci-fi journey.
American Mirror - Country: USA by Arthur Balder.On our Instagram or Facebook pages, we show only the best part of ourselves, the "beautiful" part of our lives. We hide in this fake. We are so immersed in the process of creating our ideal virtual personality that we forget about real life. We forget the simple truth that beauty is inside. Susan Sarandon like Mona Lisa and Tigran Tsitoghdzyan like Leonardo da Vinci invite you to the path of understanding yourself
Take It From The Top - Country: USA - L.A. Premiere! for new Ted Lange project “Take it from the Top”. It’s always hard to begin the life from the scratch, but what can you do when your 45? Jill Whelan, Leah Stanko Mangum, and amazingly creative team answer this question in sarcastic and original way.
Whiskey Salesman - Country: USA - L.A. Premiere! Hall of Famer - Singer songwriter Chip Taylor (Wild Thing, Angel of the Morning) reflects on life lessons including horse racing, gambling, women, and whiskey in his project "Whiskey Salesman". His songs have been covered by Janis Joplin, Juice Newton, Anne Murray, Ace Frehley, Chrissie Hynde, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris including Jimi Hendrix and a lot of other amazing musicians.
Lily - Country: USA - World Premiere!
The Blackout - Country: Russia - L.A. Premiere!
Mimicry.7.III-IV - Country: USA - World Premiere! for Student Project “Mimicry.7.III-IV” directed by Kun Xia. We live in an incredible world of technologies, we can travel into space, study microorganisms, and see each other being thousands of miles apart. Have we reached our limit? Mimicry.7.III-IV discovers this question by a journey through space. The incredible two-minute adventure with animated discordant, combine with abstract imagery with symbolism storytelling is waiting for you!
About the Festival-
In a world where technology is ever-evolving, it is a story that will satiate the soul of humans. Not just any story, but stories worth telling. New Media Film Festival
works hard to produce a festival that highlights and honors the hard working and uprising content creators in the New Media Industry. World Premiers from the USA, UK, Germany, France, Canada, and Australia amongst many others together with VIP soirees, Q&A’s and panels are part of the festival program.
For full festival programming info https://newmediafilmfestival.com/schedule.php