Newsletter – Jan. 25, 2007

January 25, 2007 in Newsletter by admin

PROJECT TWENTY1 FILM FESTIVAL
NEWSLETTER January 25, 2007
What a night! Project Twenty1 held its Awards screening, Ceremony, and Wrap Party last night at International House and Marbar in Philadelphia, and drew the 2006 competition to a successful and highly climactic close!WINNING FILMS

The moment you’ve all been waiting for: here are the Winning Films in each category:

BEST USE OF ELEMENT

Team DMPU – One Over

BEST SOUNDTRACK

Team Genesis – Lucky Number 21

BEST EFFECTS

Team Spookbuggy – Cotton

BEST MARKETING

Team Screen Screams – Thanksgiving

BEST EDITING

Team Genesis – Lucky Number 21

BEST WRITING

Team 509 – In Zakk’s Case

BEST ACTING

Team With No Name – Red Seven

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Team Cold City – Forgotten Melody

BEST DIRECTING

Team Genesis – Lucky Number 21

And finally, the film voted overall Winner by our judges and audience:

BEST FILM

Team 509 – In Zakk’s Case

Congratulations to Team 509, and Team Leaders Andrew Matyas and Kevin Lee!

Beyond that, congratulations go out from the entire Project Twenty1 team to all of our 2006 filmmakers and animators, eligible and late entries alike. You all have brand-new films that you created in less than 3 weeks time, and that’s truly remarkable under any circumstances. Not only that, but they’re good, and we’re duly impressed! We have a lot in store for you still, as we’ve said before, we’re not NEARLY done helping you promote these films. Stay tuned over the next month or two and see where else your films may end up!

ALL 17 FILMS ON DVD – AVAILABLE NOW! Click Here

The Official Project Twenty1 2006 DVD is now out! Whether you were at one of the December screenings or the screening last night or not, we guarantee this disc has something on it you haven’t yet seen! This disc contains all 14 eligible films in their entirety, as well as the 3 equally superb films submitted after the deadline.


Beyond which, the DVD contains over 2 hours of additional bonus features, including bloopers, stills from the filmmakers’ sets, trailers, behind-the-scenes footage, the Project Twenty1 trailer, the official Project Twenty1 2006 documentary by filmmaker Gary Hanna, and, believe it or not, more! The full DVD logs at more than 4 hours of material.

The DVDs are shipping now! So whether you were able to attend a screening or not, support independent filmmaking and check out this DVD, and enjoy 17 awesome short films from all over the world, all made in 21 days!

THE FUTURE

More from us soon. Thanks for keeping in the loop, and for making our first competition and festival so extremely successful. You exceeded our wildest expectations, both in the quality of the films we screened and the support of the filmmaking community in general that we experienced. Stay tuned, there’s still a lot on the way as we gear up for 2007!

Thank you all so much.

Sincerely,

Quang, Stephanie, & Matt

Project Twenty1 Producers
www.projecttwenty1.com

Presenting Sponsors 2006

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