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Tessa Moran
Pro

I'm producing a video for an international development organization, and I'm looking for talented filmmaker crews working in or near the following international locations: Nepal, Liberia and the DRC.  Anyone working in those regions, or have recommendations of people who are?

Summers Henderson
Pro

In reply to Melissa Hibbard's post on Thu 23 Jul 2015:

 Sorry, no DP or sound recordist to recommend.  But I can recommend a translator.  I just started editing work on a Japan project, and the producer loved the translator who was there in the field with her.  He's a Japanese-American guy now living in Tokyo, fluent in Japanese.  And he's got experience as a producer on lots of shows, including documentaries.  Taro Goto.  http://www.tarogoto.com/about/

Sarah George
Pro

posting here before i recycle 4x PDVM-32N DVCam tapes. give me a shout via email if you want them

sarah (at) worthydocs (dot) com

Oren Jacoby
Pro

Can anyone in the New York Cirty doc community recommend a good bookeeper familiar with handling a payroll service and film budgets? Please send names / contact to films@storyville.org Thanks!

Ethan Steinman
Pro

Does anyone have any leads on an individual or business who'd be open to renting out a Sony FS700 for a day in late August? It doesn't have to have the 4K upgrade.

Ethan Steinman
Pro

As an update to my last post, I'm looking for that FS700 somewhere in the Seattle area.

ellie bernstein
Pro

My name is Ellie Bernstein, big track record for doc films need a Producer/advocate for a completed film on Hebron,Palestine (narrated by MArtin Sheen) and a new one on a cult in NYC. I was a member for 20 years. Need support, financing, a pat on the back. Look at my website-I can pay for the right person. If you are curious we can talk. I am located in ALbany NY but it can be long-distance with the right person.

elliebernstein.com">www.elliebernstein.com

 

Amie Segal
Pro

Hello All,

I am producing a film about the gay marriage movement and wondering if anyone has any leads for a great editor.  

The film, directed by Eddie Rosenstein, follows Evan Wolfson, 'the architect of the same-sex marriage movement' and Mary Bonauto, the attorney who argued the marriage case before the Supreme Court as they prepare the country and the case for a major paradigm shift.  Meanwhile, we are telling the story of the 30 year journey, through the courts and public battles, that went from state to state until it arrived on the steps of the country's final arbiter.
The DPs of the film are Bob Richman (My Architect, Paradise Lost, Metallica), and Claudia Raschke (Particle Fever, Mad Hot Ballroom).

Let me know, thanks!

Amie

 

Maria Niro
Pro

Hello,

Sorry for the double post I meant to post this here:

I'm looking for a producer for my doc "Un-War! Please email me at Mniro1 at gmail for more information and to discuss details. I have a little bit of funding and hope more will come.  Thanks and have a nice day! Maria

Howard Hanna
Fan

Hello fellow filmmakers,

I just finished my doc, "SWIM TO AFRICA". 6 international swimmers attempt to swim the Strait of Gibraltar. From Europe to Africa.  Looking for representation. Any help would truly be appreciated.  Check it out!! https://vimeo.com/134457808 password: muscle

Howard Hanna   323/707/7868

hhanna@skyscraperproductions.com

Lia Tarachansky
Pro

In reply to ellie bernstein's post on Fri 17 Jul 2015 (http://d-word.com/topics/114?post=327710):

Hi Ellie,
I've been producing video and documentaries from Palestine/Israel for the past six years. You can read more about my work on my links (below).
I am now based in Montreal, so let me know if I can help with anything.
All the best,
Lia

Www.naretivproductions.com
Www.liatarachansky.com

Desireena Almoradie
Pro

STUDIO SPACE AVAILABLE IN GREENPOINT, BROOKLYN.

A desk will be available in my studio space in Greenpoint starting Sept 1st. It's an awesome building,, 2 blocks away from the Greenpoint Ave stop on the G line, with full amenities, 24hr access, conference room, patio, and gallery space to show your work. 20 minutes to Manhattan!!! Check out more details here:

http://newyork.craigslist.org/brk/off/5173785996.html

Monthly rent is DIRT CHEAP @ $250, plus one month's deposit. Contact me to schedule a viewing.

Thomas Lennon
Pro

FALL INTERNSHIPS NYC I am involved in an ambitious and really very exciting project at Channel 13 here in NYC commissioning filmmakers all over the world about aspects of religious faith and practice - fifty or sixty different stories that we will weave into a single feature documentary.  We are looking for student interns with an interest in documentary research to join the project for the fall semester.  We're a small team - just four of us in production, so the person who joins becomes an integral part of the effort. Please spread the word.  More details and the way to contact us is through this link:

http://www.wnet.org/about/internships/documentaries-development-project-sacred/

Jamal El-Amin
Pro

Experienced doc, narrative, promo, and commercial editor. Just teamed up with great new post house, centrally located in Burbank. Edit bays equipped with Avid, Premiere Pro, and FCP along with other bells and whistles.

We're taking on new clients so reply or call: (917) 575-0947

James Sheridan
Fan
THE PALEY CENTER FOR MEDIA ANNOUNCES CALL-FOR-ENTRIES 
FOR 12TH ANNUAL PALEY DOCPITCH COMPETITION 
SEEKING THE NEXT BIG NONFICTION FILMMAKER 

Winning Participant Will Receive a $5,000 Grant from A&E IndieFilms at Live Pitch Event on November 9 at the Paley Center in New York 

Deadline for Entries is September 23 

NEW YORK, NY - August 5, 2015 - The Paley Center for Media kicks off its 12th Annual Paley DocPitch Competition, which launched to engage and promote emerging nonfiction filmmakers seeking support for their unfinished feature-length films. The competition will wrap up with a workshop and finale event on Monday, November 9 at the Paley Center in New York City. 

The Paley Center will accept footage submissions from around the country and after careful consideration of all entries, up to 5 finalists will be selected to come to the Paley Center in New York to pitch and present their works to a panel of industry experts and award-winning producers at a special live event on November 9. Entries will be judged based on the originality of the vision and the viability of the concept. Judges currently include: Molly Thompson (Senior Vice President, Feature Films, A+E Studios), Diana Holtzberg (Vice President, Films Transit), Chris White (Executive Director, POV), and Jose Rodriguez (Director Documentary Programs, Tribeca Film Institute). One winning filmmaker will be awarded with a $5,000 grant from A&E IndieFilms to help complete their documentary. 

"DocPitch has been one of The Paley Center for Media's signature events, where we see potential award-winning films in an early stage of development," said Ron Simon, Curator at The Paley Center for Media. "Beyond the competition, DocPitch is a learning experience for all involved; the filmmaker and the audience learn the most effective way to communicate a vision from a panel of industry executives." 

To enter, applicants must submit no more than ten minutes of footage from an unfinished or work-in-progress feature-length documentary that they hope to pitch to the panel. All applicants must also fill out an entry form HERE<http://www.paleycenter.org/call-for-entries-pitch-workshop-contest/ >. 

The deadline for entries is September 23. For more information, please visit paleycenter.org<http://www.paleycenter.org/call-for-entries-pitch-workshop-contest/ >   

 

Jasmine Bryant
Pro

Want the boutique experience without the boutique prices? Then look to Rebel Revel for your color grading needs. Rebel Revel is a newly launched remote studio offering film, photo, and graphic services to the film community and beyond. I will work to bring your project to life. For more info email me at jasmine@rebelrevel.com or check out my work at rebelrevel.com

Maria Niro
Pro

We are in search of a co-producer and/or associate producers for the the film Un-War! Please inquire at MNiro @ gmail for details. Thanks

 

 Un­War!​follows radical artist Krzysztof Wodiczko on his quest to deconstruct the romantic myth of war and provoke political urban interventions through the public projections he creates with society's marginalized city residents throughout the world. 

Patrick Lile
Pro

Full-Time Lecturer Position in MFA in Documentary Media program - School of Communication at Northwestern

The Department of Radio/Television/Film at Northwestern University’s School of Communication is seeking a full-time lecturer in documentary media production. The ideal candidate will be a documentary filmmaker who has directed and/or produced either feature or short form documentaries that have screened at noteworthy film festivals and/or been distributed (broadcast/VOD/theatrical). Candidates should have an MFA plus college teaching experience. Preferred secondary areas of documentary specialization may include: Editing (Avid), Cinematography (Canon C-100), Producing, or Sound (production and/or post-production). Our program emphasizes traditional documentaries as well as documentaries that utilize techniques borrowed from fiction, and/or fiction films that utilize documentary techniques. The position involves teaching MFA graduate courses in our Documentary Media program (www.docmedia.northwestern.edu) as well as undergraduate production courses in the Department.


Appointment starts September 1, 2016, for a one-year term, with the
possibility of renewal. Please forward a resumé, three recommendations, teaching
evaluations and links to sample(s) to:
MFA in Documentary Media Lecturer Search Committee Chair
Department of Radio/Television/Film
Northwestern University
1920 Campus Drive, second floor
Evanston, Illinois 60208-2270
docmedia@northwestern.edu

For fullest consideration, applicants should submit materials by October 14, 2015, but review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

 

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Jeffrey Wengrofsky
Fan

In Vino Veritas: Secrets of the Intoxicated Life -- Open Call for Submissions

Drugs have been used to access the spiritual dimensions of existence in many cultures since the dawn of civilization.  Artists have likewise sought to escape the confines of the rational mind through the use of substances that expand the senses, alter perception, and suspend the repression of the conscious mind. And others, eager to subvert the conventions of prevailing cultures, have hoped to achieve liberation and even enlightenment by modifying how they think.  In Vino Veritas: Secrets of the Intoxicated Life will explore the heights and depths of consciousness to reveal truths inaccessible to the sober.

In Vino Veritas: Secrets of the Intoxicated Life is seeking submissions of short films (five to ten minutes in duration) about how getting wasted can elevate the spirit, enhance our creativity, make us wiser, deliver us onto freedom or otherwise improve the human condition.  All formats - documentary, experimental, animation, and narrative film – will definitely be considered.  

About the Secrets series:   Believing that cinema allows us to see what they eye cannot, the Secrets series aims at divulging mysteries.  This will be the third installment of the Secrets series. The first, Secrets of the Deep: Dreams on Film, premiered at Not-a-Luncheonette (Brooklyn) in June 2014, with five participating directors: Alice Cohen, Bradley Eros, Leslie Hodgkins, Joel Schlemowitz, and Jeffrey Wengrofsky.  The second, Secrets of the Insect World, premiered at the Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street, Manhattan) with eight directors: MV Carbon, Bradley Eros, Jeff Frumess, Art Jones, Irene Moon, Lary Seven, Jeffrey Wengrofsky, and Mike Wilson.

Curator: Jeffrey Wengrofsky

Submit your on-line Vimeo link to this address: dirtytrickpony@yahoo.com

THERE IS NO FEE. 

DEADLINE for submissions: September 30, 2015

Screening will be in New York City in 2015. 


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