DISMISSAL TIME Nominated for “Best of Changefest Youth” Award

I’m pleased to announce that Dismissal Time is now a nominee for “Best of Changefest Youth” at the 2022 International Social Change Film Festival! The Changefest Film Festival will take place in Atlanta, Georgia on October 23 at Zucot Gallery. All winners will be announced before the event. We will keep you up to date if they will include our film in the live screening schedule or upcoming live events under the festival. Congrats again to our cast and crew. Also, a big special thanks to everyone who helped support or contribute to our film!

Vote SANGRIA for “Best Music Video” at FLICKFAIR

For those of you who haven’t heard, our music video “Sangria” was selected to take part in this month’s edition of the LA-based FLICKFAIR On Demand Film Festival. I’m reaching out because they are having a competition where you can vote in multiple categories including “Best Music Video”. If anyone would like to help Milan and I win the award, all you have to do is register for a pass at https://flickfair.vhx.tv/. Then you’ll be given a Voter Identification Number (VIN) which you have to put in when you go vote here: https://flickfair.com/vote/. Then follow the prompts before you get to the “Best Music Video” section. You can also vote for me for “Best Director” too! 🙂

SANGRIA Music Video Coming to FLICKFAIR

The music video for Milan Lazistan’s song “Sangria” off the Music at Midnight album was chosen to be a part of FlickFair, Based out of Los Angeles, CA!!! FLICKFAIR.com is quickly becoming the most popular online film festival platform. Apart from hosting a monthly online film festival competition, they produce additional content for filmmakers such as a weekly podcast currently streaming on Apple, Google, and Spotify podcasts, as well as a few more notable platforms. The festival will take place during the full month of April. Visit their website for more info!

VENDETTA GAMES wins 5 Global Film Festival Awards

A few months ago, Vendetta Games had been accepted as an official selection to the May edition of the Global Film Festival Awards in LA. I was very surprised to find out late last night that our film has won 5 GFFA awards in the following categories:

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VENDETTA GAMES Accepted to the Global Film Festival Awards

Our latest film festival acceptance for the award-winning crime thriller VENDETTA GAMES has been announced as we will be part of the Global Film Festival Awards in Los Angeles! The GFFA is an open door for independent filmmakers. It’s a special jury formed by Hollywood producers, European and international distributors to promote films and new media. The actual event will take place in January 2020. Congrats to our cast and crew!

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Pics from THE SAXOPHONIST Trailer Screening at Emerson College LA Film Fest

Big special thank you to Marlene McCurtis & the Emerson College LA Film Festival for having our trailer for THE SAXOPHONIST play on the big screen to an enthusiastic audience this weekend! See the pics from the event held at Raleigh Studios Hollywood below. Don’t forget out exclusive world premiere in Brooklyn, NY on Friday, May 4! RSVP here.

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THE SAXOPHONIST Jazz Monthly Article

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A brand new featured article for THE SAXOPHONIST has been published at Jazz Monthly! There you can view the production notes and watch our trailer. A featured interview will be published in the coming weeks. Read the article now at the following link: https://www.jazzmonthly.com/the-saxophonist/
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Don’t forget that the trailer will be screened exclusively at the Emerson College Los Angeles Film Festival on Saturday, April 14 at 5:30pm at Raleigh Studios Hollywood as part of the EBONI Showcase: Collaboration: Vision and Artistry.
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And lastly, our world premiere is exactly ONE MONTH from today! RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/779208478942580/

 

THE SAXOPHONIST Trailer at Emerson College LA Film Festival Information

L.A. peeps! Register now for our exclusive trailer screening of The Saxophonist at the Emerson College Los Angeles Film Festival as part of the EBONI Showcase portion of the event. on Saturday, April 14! Writer/Director Andre’ Joseph will also be there to take part in a panel discussion after the showcase. Register at this link.

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Vote for TEMPTED as “Best of the Best” at LA Cine Fest

Voting for the “Best of the Best” competition at the Los Angeles Cine Fest has official begun and our short film TEMPTED is in the running! Go to this link on the festival website to cast your ballot. You can vote once (not once daily) from one email account.  Please do not vote from multiply accounts. If you vote from multiply accounts then your votes are not valid.Voting poll is open January 10-20th, 2016. Final results will appear on this page on Jan 25th, 2016.

Vote for Tempted today!

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TEMPTED to Compete in the Los Angeles Cine Fest

Our very successful short comedy TEMPTED has become an official selection for the Los Angeles Cine Fest. This is an online film festival where the films will compete in a series of “Best of the Best” categories as well as a Best Audience Competition. For the latter, everyone can support the film by voting between January 10-20th.

You can vote for Tempted by visiting the LA Cine Fest website: http://lacinefest.weebly.com/short-film-4-122015.html

To see Tempted right away, you can rent it now for as low as $1.99 at Vimeo on Demand: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/ajepyxtempted

Please support and have a happy new year!

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