#IDSAcademy2017: the ending day

The third edition of #IDSAcademy2017 ended yesterday. Once again there was an ice breaking session. Participants were involved in a team game aimed to improve collaboration. The following activity was called Spazio Wiki Doc, a new working process to discuss projects (visual facilitation fishball). Experts and directors shared a collaborative space to promote creative solutions. The projects were two and their presentations started an intense … Continue reading #IDSAcademy2017: the ending day

A special preview for Human Flow at #IDSAcademy2017

The Rouge et Noir Cinema of Palermo is again the place for a new special projection related to IDS Academy 2017. It’s time for Human Flow, a documentary (in competition at the Venice International Film Festival) by the famous Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, already protagonist this year in Palermo with his installation Odissey at the Cantieri Culturali della Zisa. Human Flow, a film about today’s … Continue reading A special preview for Human Flow at #IDSAcademy2017

#IDSAcademy2017: the second day

The second day of IDSAcademy was held yesterday in Cantieri Culturali della Zisa. First the participants have been involved in an “Ice Breaking” session so they could know each other better by playing a game. After that there was the match making pitching session: videomakers presented their projects and showed teasers of documentaries still in development. They received suggestions and feedback from experts, producers and … Continue reading #IDSAcademy2017: the second day

#IDSAcademy2017: the first day

The third edition of #IDSAcademy started yesterday. This project is planned by Doc/it – Associazione Documentaristi Italiani. As the past two editions, the purpose is to bring together young videomakers and producers to share ideas, gather suggestions and promote new partnerships for documentary films productions. During the first day of #IDSAcademy the videomakers took part in the matchmaking lab. Their documentaries, still in development, were … Continue reading #IDSAcademy2017: the first day

Happy Winter opens the 2017 edition of #IDSAcademy

The 2017 edition of IDSAcademy started in an auspicious way: the projection at Rouge et Noir Cinema in Palermo of the docufilm Happy Winter, a project by Giovanni Totaro developed during the 2015 edition of #IDSAcademy. The work – which has already been projected at the Venice International Film Festival – is the result of the support of various Sicilian institutes: the director was a … Continue reading Happy Winter opens the 2017 edition of #IDSAcademy

Rome Web Awards 2018. Submissions are open

The Italian Web Oscars, at the fifth edition, this year counts more than 1200 nominations, 250 Merit Awards, 45 Excellence Awards and the prestigious Media Partners Awards and Golden Stars. Rome Web Awards confirms to be the richest and complex world ceremony in the independent audiovisual sector. It is possible to subscribe any audiovisual work present on the web: Web Series, Shorts, Film, Fan Film, … Continue reading Rome Web Awards 2018. Submissions are open

#WEBFESTBERLIN 2017: Official Selection of Web Series and Program an- nounced for the festival on the 8th and 9th of September.

Berlin, 18th of August 2017: The best web series from around the world will be presented at the third edition of the Berliner festival for web series, happening on the 8th and 9th of September at Holzmarkt’s Säälchen. More than 200 web series from 21 countries were submitted to Webfest Berlin. 38 web series were chosen for the Official Selection. New for this year, 5 web series were selected in the new Berlin Selection and 8 in the new Returning Series Selection. A total of 51 se- ries and will be screened at the festival. Continue reading #WEBFESTBERLIN 2017: Official Selection of Web Series and Program an- nounced for the festival on the 8th and 9th of September.

Torino Short Film Market: #Digita! call is open

The second edition of the Torino Short Film Market, an annual event dedicated to the audiovisual market and created by Centro Nazionale del Cortometraggio (CNC) with the aim of enhancing cinematographic works, especially short films, through moments of dialogue, exchange and investment, this year is enriched with a new piece of market, a call entirely dedicated to digital formats: Digita! Continue reading Torino Short Film Market: #Digita! call is open

The Rome Web Awards publish 2017 EXCELLENCE AWARDS winners!

After the Merit Awards acclaim, here are the names of work for EXCELLENCE Awards category. The Rome Web Awards Board congratulates with all participants for the high quality of work in competition, that put Jury in real trouble to decide the best works. This year have been awarded not only the best artists and works, but also YOUTUBERS, GAMERS and the BEST YOUTUBE CHANNELS. The … Continue reading The Rome Web Awards publish 2017 EXCELLENCE AWARDS winners!