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Bibbs screens Telly-winning Short this Sat. 3/16 and premieres new Short and Live Show 3/23-24

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=SCREENING SATURDAY!

I'm screening my Telly Award winning short film The Legacy of Mary Ellen Pleasant at the Sojourner Truth Museum's African Marketplace as a Women's History special this Saturday 3/16/19. Its a whirlwind look at her life and hasn't been seen in Sacramento in a while .  I'll be there to answer questions and to let people know about my upcoming new short on Pleasant and my live shows (see below).  The…

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Added by Susheel Bibbs Site on March 13, 2019 at 6:04pm — No Comments

Table read

Character list:

1.Mail boy caucasian 7- 10 years

2. Ethel female caucasian late 20s -mid 30s

3. Lililian female caucasian mid 50s

4. Josephine female caucasian early 50s

5. Conductor – male caucasian 50 to 60…

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Added by Jose De Jesus Perez aka JJ on February 28, 2019 at 3:42pm — No Comments

I am very capable as a writer. How should I go about getting into film school?

Hello folks, I moved to Southern California from Germany in November 2016 to wed my long time long separation sweetheart. It's dependably been my fantasy to work in visual narrating, be it through recreations or films.

I've been composing a great deal in my extra time since I was a child, never figured life would really take me around here from my little main residence, and need to try to achieve the impossible and get into the business.

I as of late got my work grant, I will…

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Added by Carter Mark on February 21, 2019 at 12:07am — No Comments

Bohemia: The Life of a New York City Poet

I am please to be featured in the Documentary Film: Bohemia: The Life of a New York City Poet.

Links:  www.poetrymovie.com

www.poetrymovie.com/mother-of-autistic-child-poem/

Added by SANDY ROCHELLE on January 10, 2019 at 8:38pm — No Comments

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Paid Contract Position

Looking for an experienced DP for micro-budget period feature film.

http://www.penitentproductions.com/jobs/

Genre: Thriller, Drama, Horror

Production Dates: June 2019

Production Duration: 14-16 days

Pay: TBD

Join our passionate, creative award-winning team as we adapt Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s classic…

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Added by Kevin Pontuti on January 2, 2019 at 1:15pm — No Comments

FREE: THE WOMEN of MARWEN!! Here is HOW!

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Added by California Film Foundation on December 14, 2018 at 3:39am — No Comments

Re: The Urban Film Summit on Saturday, December 1st

    The Urban Film Summit of 2018 had a great turnout as producers, directors, actors- aspiring, and working- congregated together at Carol’s Books on Saturday, December 1st. The summit was a conference that gave the floor to the innovators of the entertainment industry to educate the growing artist populace of Sacramento. Speakers like Aaron Leong, Gerry Simpson, Mark Clebanoff, and Toni Staniewicz shared their experience in their specific fields of expertise. The crowd left with not only…

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Added by Celestial Somphou Thomas on December 4, 2018 at 2:19pm — No Comments

Good bye Stan-the-man, We will miss you!

By Martin Anaya

Who would have ever thought that a guy who published comic books would ever preside over a movie empire? Well, I'd be lying if I said me, but I can say this: Both me and all my comic head friends wished for it.

Yes, in 1975 when I 1st started buying comic books, we'd thrill to the adventures of…

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Added by California Film Foundation on November 12, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Meet Major Film Director, Aaron Leong Dec 1st

Saturday December 1st, CFF features director and a cinematographer Aaron Leong at our FREE Urban Film Summit.

Originally designed to cater to the needs of minority and underserved film communities, the annual, daylong event has become a staple of the local scene in educating filmmakers from all backgrounds. Based in Sacramento California, Aaron has just…

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Added by California Film Foundation on October 29, 2018 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Voices for Freedom screens on PBS and in the Bay Area 6/23/18

Dear Friends. 

Here is the correct url for my films. Please use this one.  Somehow I have two sites:

A lot is happening.

=Both films --Voices for Freedom and MEET MARY PLEASANT are on PBS nationally now, and next, you can hear me talk about Mary Ellen Pleasant and my work with her in film on stage

Oct. 26 at 4pm on NPR - The California Report. Tune into…

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Added by Susheel Bibbs Site on October 8, 2018 at 12:46pm — No Comments

CFF Actor Vince Miles Stuns the crowd

The career of acting is not for the faint of heart. For those who have decided they want to be an actor know the journey to fortune, and fame will not be a smooth ride. The question therein lies, “where do you begin?” While education is the first step in a lot of careers, it is not the…

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Added by Celestial Somphou Thomas on August 25, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Background Actors Casting Call - Vital Shoot for Local Indie Feature on Sunday, August 19th at the Cow Palace!!!

Hello fellow creatives,

Hope all is well with you, your goals, your projects and all else....family and friends are kind of important too. :)  And I thank you ahead of time for taking a few moments to…

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Added by Bryan Bachar on August 11, 2018 at 5:11am — No Comments

Feature Film Ballbuster now filming in Sacramento

We are 10 days into filming for Ballbuster, here in Sacramento.  This is by far the most fun set I have ever been on.  Every cast member and crew member that I have spoken with is so thankful to be part of this team.  We have had a week worth of crowd scenes with extras, and I can't even tell you how many have approached me to tell me how fun it was to be there...and that they want to come back.  They tell me they want to tell their friends about all the fun, and how hilarious filming has…

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Added by John Demakas on June 17, 2018 at 10:27am — No Comments

Ed Fletcher on Cap Public Radio Talks Journalism and Film

One of the things we watch very carefully here at CFF is the state of other media. Recently, filmmaker, CFF contributer, Ed Fletcher was laid off from his primary job at the Sacramento Bee. On May 15th, 2018, he spoke to Capital Public Radio's Beth Ruyak about the state of print…

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Added by California Film Foundation on May 15, 2018 at 4:30pm — No Comments

TV Show Production - The Disappointing Life of Cassie Starr

TV Show Production

WE GOT A SHOW! We are excited to announce we are making a show called The Disappointing Life of Cassie Starr for #Candivan, a new social streaming platform for creator-centric web television series’. We are one of five Candivan Original Shows to be selected. Not only that, but we’re the first!…

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Added by Blake Barnett on April 23, 2018 at 12:30am — No Comments

JeerJimbe - the Jewel Beetle - award winning children's film from India (with English Subtitles) screening in Century Folsom on 3/30 at 7pm

JeerJimbe - an International Film (with English Subtitles) made in India that won awards in India. This film is being screening in Century Folsom on March 30th at 7pm as a special screening. Patrons and members of California Film Foundation are invited to come be part of this screening.

One of the lead actors of this movie is a resident of Folsom. Suman Nagarkar is a popular actor in India and she lives in Folsom, CA. She will be at the screening. 

Here is a synopsis of the…

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Added by Guru Nagaraja on March 24, 2018 at 9:24am — No Comments

The Musician Wins Another International Film Short Award

The envelope please.... And the results are in. Another international film shorts competition, and another winner for the cast and crew of The Musician. Just awarded Special Mention award in the Global Film Shorts competition. Lets hear it for all involved and to our continued success. We are feeling the love in the international market. Lets hope this can lead to some love in the domestic film festival marketplace, as well!…

Added by chi hai on February 26, 2018 at 2:34am — No Comments

Models and actors needed!!!

Attention all models and or actors!!!! 

I in need of help with an idea I've been developing. The concept is basically culture appreciation. In today's media African Americans are in a negative light. Whether it's killings, arrest, not to mention hate crimes, protest. AI want to make something that will bring us back together to remember as a people how great we are. And hopefully start bringing our people together. Because in today's society, with our president now, we won't have…

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Added by Shania on February 12, 2018 at 1:57pm — No Comments

The Musician Wins Another International Film Short Award

The envelope please.... And the results are in. Another international film shorts competition, and another winner for the cast and crew of The Musician. Just awarded Special Mention award in the Global Film Shorts competition. Lets hear it for all involved and to our continued success. We are feeling the love in the international market. Lets hope this can lead to some love in the domestic film festival marketplace, as well!…

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Added by Tommy Ross on October 24, 2017 at 12:53am — No Comments

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