What was amazing to me about Tyron’s film is how it broke convention. This is not a guy trying to show he can direct the next commercial… This is somebody wrestling with performance.” – Gavin Hood, Academy Award-winning director, Tsotsi
Here’s the inconvenient truth about film festivals: they are costly to enter.
You can pay up to $80 to submit your film to a big festival (which usually buys you a politely worded rejection email). For cash-strapped filmmakers, that’s pretty steep.
The IndieFlicks Festival in Manchester plans to change that. The festival – in it’s first year – is free to enter, with monthly screenings at the über-cool co-working space Ziferblat. Continue Reading