The 3rd Annual Lady Filmmakers Film Festival
Where: Writers Guild of America Theatre, Beverly Hills, CA
When: October 14th-16th, 2011
We are more than just for Ladies!!! Submit directly to us today for a chance to be selected to screen at the prestigious Writers Guild of America Theatre!! Enjoy a weekend of panels, parties, movies of all genres, art, and music from all over the world! Beverly Hills is a premiere travel destination with the best restaurants, shops, and hotels too and central to almost all Los Angeles Hot Spots!!
A Celebration of Lady Filmmakers &Artists and the Men who collaborate with them. Just 1 woman must fill the role of Writer, Director, Producer, Editor, Cinematographer, or Production Designer! Screenwriting Contest for men & women. Feature Length & Short Films. All Genres & Types. Student. International. Music and Art Exhibits.
Submit online @ Ladyfilmmakers.com today! We accept online screeners! Parties, Awards, Prizes, and Industry Panels! Discounts for Hotels, Restaurants, and Shops during the festival throughout Beverly Hills!
We are excited to be in our 3rd year and in Beverly Hills!! We just had our first satellite event in Maine this past April at the Lewiston-Auburn Film festival! Over the past two festivals we screened films from over 15 countries. 2009 and 2010 selected films were made by or showcased up-and-coming as well as celebrity filmmakers and actors including Courtney Cox, Laura Dern, Danny Glover, Glenn Close, James Brolin, John Mahoney, Lilly Taylor, Barrie Osborne, David Lynch, and Stephen Gyllenhaal, just to name a few....
We are programming the following categories:
Ladies Kick Butt- Films that have a strong female lead and or have a strong entertainment value to a broad audience. - Ladies Illuminate- Films that are socially aware - Ladies First- Films that are premieres - Young Ladies & Gentlemen- Films made by students or youth - Musical selections before programs and at events - Exhibits of Art by or about women - Live reading of screenplay contest finalists - Family Friendly - Halloween - International - Student
* 2010 Best of the Festival Winner- Butterfly Circus
Directed By: Joshua Weigel
Written and Produced By: Rebekah Weigel and Joshua Weigel
* 2010 Best Documentary Winner- PAX
Directed By: Glenn Close and Sarah Harvey
*See complete list of 2010 winners here.
Thank you very much and I look forward to hearing from you soon and seeing your film!
Patricia DiSalvo Viayra
Lady Filmmakers Film Festival