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Big Eddy Is a Class Act

Rather than succumb to traditional film festival fare of a celebrity-oriented gathering, the festival, produced by Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) embraced its community with films that were inclusive.

Tribeca 2019 Get Back To It EP103

My goal, such as it is for any film festival outside of my daily driving ability, was to find the Registration room, pick up my badge and get the lay of the land.
Tribeca 2016

Tribeca 2018 My Backyard EP102

Tribeca Film Festival is my backyard as a Reel Jersey Girl accessing the most interesting, spine-tingling, and controversial work for the nextfor eleven days.
Strad Style Team

Strad Style a Slamdance Winner 2017 EP096

Strad Style, winner of the 2017 Slamdance Documentary Feature and Audience Award literally knocked us off our feet.
Across the Sea

Audience Award for Turkish Love Story Across the Sea EP091

Winning the Audience Award for Narrative Feature, Across the Sea (Deniz Seviyesi), is a Turkish story of life, loving and living, written and directed by Esra Saydam and Nisan Dag

Nominated Best Foreign Film Monsieur Lazhar EP085

Quebec director, Philippe Falardeau stunned during the screening at Sundance Film Festival, as his film, Monsieur Lazhar, was nominated for an Academy Award  (Best Foreign Film).
Christina Kotlar

Christina Kotlar

writer | podcast producer

Merging the art of film marketing strategy with the film festival experience


Merging the Film Festival Experience Part I

Nothing can replace the shared experience with an audience.
Christina in Cannes

Cannes Short Film Market

Most filmmakers squander a golden opportunity in Cannes without a plan.
Courtney, Melissa Leo

Art of Festival Experience Part II

During film festivals, a perfect alignment of powerful connections is born under the stars.