Ngoc Ho, the producer for Picture. Perfect. will be attending the festival Award Ceremony on Friday, 13th December 2013 in Ho Chi Minh City!
Below is a brief description of the Festival:
YxineFF (Yxine Film Fest) is an annual online international short film festival at www.yxineff.com.
With the slogan “Sharing. Love. Cinema“, YxineFF’s target audience is young independent filmmakers and cinema lovers.
YxineFF’s first edition commenced in May 2010. YxineFF is a voluntary, non-profit and independent project.
The YxineFF project receives support from many organizations, companies and individuals, including the Danish Cultural Development & Exchange Fund, Goethe Institute Vietnam,British Council Vietnam and the U.S Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City.
YxineFF 2013 is themed “Choice“, following ‘Individual’ (2012), ‘Belief’ (2011) and ‘Love’ (2010).
YxineFF 2012 screens 66 films from 150 submissions in 4 categories:
- International Competition
- Local Competition
- In Focus.
Thanks everyone for your continued support of our team and we look forward to receiving updates from Ngoc about the ceremony!
Picture. Perfect. Screens this Thursday night at the Poverty Cure Film Festival in New York City!
Picture. Perfect. is a FINALIST for the following cash awards:
- $10,000 GRAND PRIZE
- $5,000 Best Narrative Short
- $2,500 Best Student Narrative Short
- $3,000 Audience Choice Award powered by Facebook
Click on the link below to find out more about the Festival and if you’re in NY, we’d love to see you!
Thanks everyone and we’ll keep you all posted!
THE 12TH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF BEIJING FILM ACADEMY
To say that we were excited to be able to go to Beijing for Beijing Film Academy’s 12th International Student Film & Video Festival is a huge understatement. Having never been to Asia before in our travels, we jumped at the possibility of getting to go.
At Beijing International Airport
From the moment we arrived at the Beijing Film Academy, we were greeted with warmth and smiles and the volunteers there were simply amazing. They gave us a tour of the facility, helped us get a SIM card to make calls, and encouraged us to go with them on the upcoming Great Wall tour, which was provided for the filmmakers.
We were able to meet filmmakers from around the world: South Africa, Germany, Greece, France, Taiwan, Australia, Lebanon, etc, so the collective body of work that we saw was truly amazing.
"Picture. Perfect. screened on Thursday night to an audience of a few hundred enthusiastic Chinese. It was received well and after, they had a Q&A for the filmmakers.
Screening of “Picture. Perfect.”
Q & A with USC students, as well as filmmakers from South Africa and Taiwan
Winston sharing for “Picture. Perfect.”
Aaron Sharing for Q & A
The film was received well, but it wasn’t until the Awards Ceremony on Saturday night that we were able to find out how much they really liked it. “Picture. Perfect.” secured another win with the Audience Award!
Audience watching “Picture. Perfect.”
Awards Ceremony, Saturday Night
"Picture. Perfect." wins Audience Award!
In conclusion, the experience we had there was more than memorable and we’re grateful and humbled by the festival and win. We look forward to continuing the festival circuit and meeting other filmmakers around the world who are passionate in telling stories.
Filmmakers from around the world
The experience and memories made in Beijing were unforgettable and we will be continuing to update you all with our future travels and festivals. “Picture. Perfect.” was recently accepted into the Vietnamese Film Festival in Ho Chi Minh City, so the next update will be from Vietnam!
Thanks for taking the time to read our blog and for all your continued support with our film endeavors. You, friends/family/fans, is what makes our job possible :)
Next update: Vietnam!
Picture. Perfect. screens at the Beijing Film Academy this coming week and we’ll be there!
Awards ceremony is on Saturday night so we’ll keep you all posted. After the festival, we’ll be flying to Urumqi for a week, where we will visit our sister’s family and hold our newest nephew, Judah, for the first time. Seriously can’t wait.
Thanks for all your support everyone and we’ll keep you posted…from China!!!
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Picture. Perfect. Screens at Newport Beach Film Festival Today at 3:30!
Come out if you’re in the area!!
Thanks for all the support for our short film everyone! For those who haven’t seen it yet, Picture. Perfect. Just got into the Newport Beach Film Festival! If you’re in the area during these dates and wanna go see it let us know!http://www.newportbeachfilmfest.com/2013/