Insights from talented Filmmakers

What we do

Our mission is to give space and attention to talented Filmmakers through short interviews rich with technical details: our SHOTS. From a personal perspective, with a human touch, interviewed Filmmakers release a glimpse of their vision of Cinema.


Our shots are useful to:
– emerging Filmmakers on their way to success eager to learn from talented Filmmakers
– Film Festivals searching for talents to screen at their Events.


At the same time we deliver precious information on Film Festivals and the Cinema Industry. We interview professionals to share valuable clues. Filmmakers can benefit from these insights that may result in orientative information.



A technical note:

Our interviews are based on real voice conversations with rare exceptions of email interviews. The exchange of information is fully authentic.

Every Shot’s layout is similar to that of a Screenplay scene. This is just a wink from writer to reader.

By the way, while writing our Shots we feel McKee’s presence behind us reminding something like:”Oh boy, what’s all that exposition in the opening?”. Or: “Didn’t we agree on measured dialogues?”. Well, these talks are our best lighthearted chance to directly connect readers to Filmmakers. Precious information on Cinema flows free. This is our goal.


Long Live Indie Cinema

Main partners

Next Film Festivals

FestivalLocationEvent datesDeadline
Miami Independent Film FestivalUSA - Miami, FLJuneEach month
Brooklyn Film FestivalUSA - NYCJune 3-12March 7th
Fantasia International Film FestivalCANADA - MontrealJuly 14 - August 02May 1st
Venice Film Festival - La BiennaleITALY - VeniceAugust 31 - September 10Line-up announced at the end of July
Camden International Film FestivalUSA - Camden, MESeptember 15-18May 27th (Late). July 1st (Extended)
Santa Fe Independent Film FestivalUSA - Santa Fe, NMOctober 19-23July 1st (Late). August 1st (Final)
United Nations Association Film FestivalUSA - San Francisco, CAOctober 20-30May 26th
American Film FestivalPOLAND - WroklawOctober 25-30July 15th
Show me ShortsNEW ZELANDNovemberApril 15th
Black Nights Film FestivalESTONIA - TallinNovember 11-27September 15th
Sundance Film Festival 2017USA - UtahJanuary 19-29 2017Submissions open in June 2016. Deadlines by September 23rd or 26th