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Inside a film festival: Part 6

We’ve reached the end. Six days in Palm Springs looking at a hundred or more short films. The judges now have to sit down and parse out who will get the awards. 1,282 more words

Inside a film festival: Part 5


We are winding down now at the Palm Springs International Short Film Festival and the actual judging has begun. These are notes I made as a juror back in 2000 and I hope they give some sense of what it was like.  895 more words

Inside a film festival: Part 3

Day 3 at the Palm Springs International Short Film Festival in AD 2000, and the jurors are beginning to be a little bleary-eyed. 

Aug. 3… 1,150 more words

Inside a film festival: Part 2

It is the second day of the Palm Springs International Short Film Festival in 2000 and I am one of six jurors looking at dozens of shorts, of varying degrees of eptness and ineptness. 761 more words

CCFF Review: Shorts Program #2

On Monday May 23, there were several short films shown in the second half of the Shorts Program of the 4th annual Chicago Critics Film Festival. 587 more words

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