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Motion For Pictures: October Preview

  Opus of Horror Nothing can prepare you for this month’s Opus of Horror- a carefully- currated collection of nine award-winning short films designed to push the limits of sanity and taste. Join us at The Cary Theater as we kick off the month of October with a celebration of nightmares and dreamscapes from around the world! Please note: These films contain mature, graphic content. ZOMBINLADEN (dir. Clément Deneux) In 2011 the US Government killed Osama Bin Laden and threw his body in the Atlantic Ocean. Now something terrible that has returned.   NIGHT OF THE SLASHER (dir. Shant...

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Motion For Pictures: July Preview

Motion For Pictures presents another first class lineup that includes short films from Spain, Switzerland, California, and even right here in North Carolina! Join us at The Cary Theatre July 5th for the 7pm show (get there early to enjoy refreshments provided by BREW Cary!), and stick around for a Q&A with the filmmakers afterward! It’s the most fun you’ll have all summer without getting a sunburn! *Show your ticket stub for the Motion for Pictures Screening Series night at our neighbors – Crosstown Pub & Grill and get 15% off any food item.   THE JULY MOTION FOR...

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A Comprehensive Guide to NC Film Festivals

Looking for somewhere to screen your next masterpiece? North Carolina is home to an ever-growing number of film festivals both large and small. Below we’ve organized a list of each North Carolina film festival we could find, arranged by location. If we’ve missed a film festival, please drop us a comment below and we’ll be sure to add them to the list. Charlotte Region Charlotte Black Film Festival Charlotte, NC April 6-9, 2017 Charlotte Jewish Film Festival Charlotte, NC February 11-March 5, 2017 GayCharlotte Film Festival Charlotte, NC June 1-4, 2017 Full Bloom Film Festival Statesville, NC September 14-16 2017 Charlotte...

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Local Film Talk: Festival Wars

Navigating the waters of the festival circuit can be a daunting task for a filmmaker, and a festival’s desire for premieres and exclusivity can make things even more complicated. How do you know what’s best for you and your film? Filmmaker and festival director Nic Beery joins Bob and Konrad to share his insights from both sides of the aisle. A must watch for anyone with a short film! SUBSCRIBE to the podcast:­alk?format=rss BEERY MEDIA website: CARRBORO FILM FESTIVAL Website: Facebook:… Twitter: WEST END SUMMER FILM SERIES website: Facebook:… Twitter:...

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Local Film Talk: Maid to Order

Local Film Talk is joined by the cast and crew of the hilarious new webseries MAID TO ORDER. Check out the full episode below for discussions about crowdfunding, long distance writing collaborations, and the art of comedy!     SUBSCRIBE to the podcast: feed://­alk?format=rss MAID TO ORDER Watch now:… Instagram: maid_to_order Email: WEST END SUMMER FILM SERIES website: Facebook:… Twitter: ERYK PRUITT Visit Eryk Pruitt online: Follow Eryk on Twitter: SUBMIT TO FilmSPARK:...

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