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Nightmares Film Fest Shorts Find Distribution

Hope Madden Hope Madden Nightmares Film Fest Shorts Find Distribution

To a great degree, the merit of a film festival for a filmmaker has to do with the distribution opportunities it opens up. The chance to have your film picked up for distribution is one of the things that separates the Toronto Film Festival, Sundance and Tribeca from other fests. That film market environment may […]

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‘Stuck at Home’ Short Film Contest to Support Local Filmmakers

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman ‘Stuck at Home’ Short Film Contest to Support Local Filmmakers

The Greater Columbus Film Commission has announced the creation of a “Stuck at Home” Short Film Contest. The contest is open to anyone in the film industry in Franklin and surrounding counties, beginning April 6 and running through April 15. The contest includes cash prizes for six films in two categories, under 60-second films and […]

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Gateway Screens Films from Sundance Indigenous Institute Fellows

Hope Madden Hope Madden Gateway Screens Films from Sundance Indigenous Institute Fellows

November is National Native American and Alaskan Native Heritage Month. It’s safe to say that this may go under-celebrated in Central Ohio, but Gateway Film Center is giving you the chance to rectify that situation. Thanks to the Sundance Film Festival and Arthouse Convergence, GFC is able to bring in a program of six short […]

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Revamped Show Us Your Shorts Returns to Gateway

Hope Madden Hope Madden Revamped Show Us Your Shorts Returns to Gateway

Gateway Film Center wants to make it easier for local filmmakers to excel. To accomplish this goal, they’ve retooled their Show Us Your Shorts program, providing an opportunity for filmmakers to screen their films for an audience, network with other creatives, and receive funds toward their next project. The expansion of the old local shorts […]

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A 21st Evening with Actual Wolves

  A 21st Evening with Actual Wolves

On April 27th, Actual Wolves will be back at the Short North Stage Green Room with their first LIVE sketch comedy show of 2018 AND their 21st show ever! To help them celebrate turning 21, Backburner Sketch Comedy cast members RG Barton and James Wagner will be hosting the special day! So get ready for […]

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Yoga + Documentary Film Event at Strongwater

Hope Madden Hope Madden Yoga + Documentary Film Event at Strongwater

Young professionals and networking – yes. Cocktails? Sure. Yoga – maybe. Alzheimer’s research and prevention? Actually, yes. In fact, our local Alzheimer’s Association Junior Committee has managed to wrap all these items up in one event – a screening of their short film Elephants in the Room at Strongwater Food & Spirits (401 W. Town […]

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Local Horror Shorts Haunt The Gateway

Hope Madden Hope Madden Local Horror Shorts Haunt The Gateway

October is the time for terror – at least in 5 to 10 minute bursts. So thinks the Mid-Ohio Film Association (MOFA), anyway. Their Three Weeks of Terror program salutes the best short-form horror movies local filmmakers have to offer. This is the third year for the annual event, which kicked off September 18th. Teams […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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