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Jazz Fest

Yuri Turchyn Improvising GRUPO YURI EP066

An American original coming from roots in the Jersey music scene in the 1970s into experimental permutations integrating Latin Jazz into a World Beat sound.

BeFilm Underground FF Shorts Galore EP063

BeFilm The Underground Film Festival (BeTuff) showcases the best national and international films in animation, documentary, experimental, spec narrative, and stereoscopic films.
Rauch Bros German In Woods

Animation Rauch Brothers StoryCorp EP065

Tim and Mike Rauch are the animators behind German In The Woods, a Best in Show Winner at ASIFA East. Their illustration style has a rhythm and pace of an orchestrated composition, nuances of physical gestures with the grain.
Be Film UndergroundFF

BeFilm Underground FF Stereoscopic Stories EP061

BeFilm The Underground Film Festival (BeTuff) is the first film festival in the world exclusively dedicated to short films with a 3D stereoscopic category.
The English Surgeon

The English Surgeon EP060

A documentary film by Geoffrey Smith, The English Surgeon, winner of Best International Feature at Hot Docs, Toronto, follows Dr. Henry Marsh going to Kyiv, Ukraine for 15 years with suitcases full of slightly-used equipment that would ordinarily be thrown out after one use. Nick and Warren Cave wrote and performed the original score.
Man On Wire

Man On Wire- Artistic Crime of the Century EP058

The "Artistic Crime of the Century," in Man On Wire, a story revolving around Philippe Petit and his daring aerial walk on a wire illegally rigged between the World Trade Center's twin towers in 1973.
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.