8/14/2019 South by Southwest Festival, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Dinner, ShoWest Convention, USITT Conference
and a Vendor and Resource Fair. This year, teens can explore their love for filmand role in making Film a future career through the AZBFS Urban Youth Film BootCamp. The 10th Annual Method Fest Independent Film Festival, which puts its focuson acting within the array of American and international feature films and shortfilms offered on the festival program, is set to launch March 27 to April 3 inWoodland Hills. The Brussels International Festival of Fantastic Films, runningMarch 27 to April 8, includes more than 150 films in the fields of Fantasy,Thriller, Science-fiction, Horror, Cult, and Underground, of which 80 are long
features as a first screening, about 50 films in retrospectives, and rounding outwith some 30 short films. The New York Underground Film Festival is set to runMarch 28 to April 3, with a mandate to "push boundaries and break new ground --that challenge, entertain and provoke".
The above events are only a sampling of what is listed. Most of the reportedevents above have a submission process for indie and/or performing artists to takepart in. Complete details are on the "Media, Entertainment and Performing ArtsIndustry News and Events" page. Video and podcast versions of this news summaryare also available at most popular video sites around the Web like MySpace,YouTube, Bit Torrent, as well as on The Actor's Checklist video blog a great placeto get your iPhone, ipod or Apple TV download from. This month on video you willsee trailers and video clips of Carlton Films' "The Backup Man"
(www.myspace.com/thebackupman / www.carltonfilms.com) a comedy about two bumblingsmall town cops who go up against a big-time Colombia hit-man. A new romanticcomedy from director Stella Oliveros, "Pretty In Red" (www.myspace.com/babystar444/ www.prettyinredmovie.com). Electro-pop duo from Antarctica, Oslo Swan, formerlyknown as Mellow Pop (www.mellowpop.com / www.myspace.com/mellowpop) The Actor'sChecklist now lets you check the latest musical artists song releases on Apple'siTunes, updated on an hourly basis, at:http://www.actorschecklist.com/resources/itunes.php