Filmmaker Richard Daniels Awards, Press & Film Festivals

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I studied pharmacy at university in Lisbon but decided it wasn’t for me. I have always loved experimenting, so I set up a photographic dark room at the university campus to develop my black and white photos. It was this that helped me get my first job at a newspaper. UpSwing Aerial dancers Alissa Kaplan and Elizabeth Milne-Kahn performed “Inside the Circle”. The “in-between” of time, space, and the element of nature is the underlying theme that inspired this work. We scheduled and rescheduled in-between the 2020 fires that swept thru the area.

  • I challenged myself to create programs that were free of bugs first time round.
  • Earthy, but stretching towards the blue sky, a better day.
  • Benson Lai has music placed in dozens of award winning international media projects around the world starring Emmy nominated actors and actresses seen on network television and streaming platforms such as Hulu, HBO, Fox, Disney Plus and Netflix.
  • This category is for First Time Filmmakers who make experimental films.
  • That is why artists are called canneries in the proverbial mine called ‘Society’.

By submitting your film, you agree that Beyond the Curve International Film Festival can use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster) for promotional purposes. A short synopsis and digital still photo is required for all scripts and all entries for the jury, and for our website announcements should you win. Best Indie Short & Best Director – Vegas Movie Awards; Best Indie Filmmaker – Festigious International Film Festival Los Angeles; Film Director’s Choice – Stories & Tales Festival; Best Fantasy – New York Movie Awards. ALDER was screened widely across the world, from San Francisco at the Another Hole in the Head Film festival, to Bhutan where ALDER was awarded best Silent Film at the monthly Druk International Film Festival.


I am also building my body of work as an Beyond The Curve International Film Festival film director. Earthy, but stretching towards the blue sky, a better day. “Bad” is choreographed on an open aerial sling to George Thorogood’s “Bad to the Bone” performed by Texas blues artist Carolyn Wonderland.

Trieste – the comeback kid of Europe – Financial Times

Trieste – the comeback kid of Europe.

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I was born in Mozambique, raised in Europe and now live in London. As an independent filmmaker, I have created short form arthouse and experimental films using animation and multimedia at zero to no budget. Our film festival embodies that spirit of filmmaking, the continuous effort to push the boundaries of the accepted norm and the never-ending struggle to evolve the medium.

Winning Award Laurels

Your project will be featured on our publication portal. You can send us an article about your project. It’s an honour to have been selected and nominated for our first project. We really recommend this festival not only for the opportunity to be selected but also for the chance to be screened and reviewed.

It features clips from the 2017 International Flat Earth Conference, held in North Carolina, US, which attracted hundreds of attendees from around the globe. Is an immersive cinematic and VR presentation. The 8 minute visual landscape experiment is paired with sound designed by Singaporean artist Jevon Chandra, bringing the visuals from a temporal exhibition space into virtual reality. Our Festival would read your script and give you a report about your film. We tell you where your screenplay works and where it doesn’t.

Review: ‘To Leslie’ – A Beautiful Film Focusing on a Woman’s Struggle with Alcoholism and Loss

A female Heartie uses a time machine remote to accidentally bring back Col. Custer who pleads for a chance to save humanity. Special interest in sci-fi, horror, gore, and exploitation films. Or stories focused on characters, documentaries or history of Queer.

Beyond The Curve International Film Festival

Do you want to know what critics think of your Send your film to us and we will publish the review within a month on Scénema, our venture to take independent artists to a bigger audience. You can use the link of the review in your press-kit. I work for the UK Parliament as a producer, director, editor of documentaries about the restoration of the Palace of Westminster and art collections. I am mostly focused in developing filmmaking skills and training others to support innovative ways to tell the stories that make up the fabric of the work and history of Parliament.

Aerial dance is performed to to the accapella arrangement of David Bowie and Queens “Under Pressure” which is written and performed by David Worm. Aerialists are Kiran Haithcox and Helium Valentine. 95 minutesCountryUnited StatesLanguageEnglishBehind the Curve is a 2018 documentary film about flat Earth believers in the United States. Directed by Daniel J. Clark, the film was released in the United States on November 15, 2018, and for wide release on Netflix in February 2019. The Movie Buff is a global film and entertainment magazine with a focus on Hollywood, world cinema, and indie film. We cover everything from old DVD favorites to streaming to Box Office.

  • Between “River Rocks and Sand” is not just about the landscape, being between the river and the ocean, but also it is a mindscape of our times.
  • In this last trailer I worked in the camera department as a ‘key grip’ with DoP Zoran Veljkovic SAS.
  • I was born in Mozambique, raised in Europe and now live in London.
  • Her works delve into the aesthetic, cultural and technological inheritances on one’s body, unravelling fictional and philosophical notions of embodiment, and are grounded in the physicality of human and botanical forms.

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