ReelHeART 2016 – Feature Screenplay – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications are Complete!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Feature Screenplay Competition Category. In alphabetical order they are:

  • Jack and The Box Store
    writer, Heidi Fitzgerald
    (103 Pages)
  • Speak Easy
    writer, Joey Perotti
    (116 Pages)
  • The Lost Sock
    writer, Tom McIntire
    (108 Pages)

These screenplays will compete for Best Feature Screenplay at ReelHeART 2016. Each Screenplay will get a full screenplay rehearsed Cast-To-Type Live Script Read in Front of a Festival audience on July 06-08, 2016 – 11AM-2PM

The Complete
12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program
and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online
Wednesday April 11 at ReelHeART.org

We’d also like to Congratulate our Semi Finalists

  • Backfired
    writer, David Pantano
    (114 Pages)
  • Jane
    writer, Deborah Allen
    (100 Pages)
  • Mind’s Eye
    writer, Deborah Heslop
    (114 Pages)

 

ReelHeART 2016 – Short Screenplay – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications Continue!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Short Screenplay Competition Category. In alphabetical order they are:

  • Real Artists
    writer, Cameo Wood
    (11 Pages)
  • Waiting For Mr. Godfrey
    writer, Carrie Lee
    (31 Pages)
  • YuleTide Carol
    writer, Tammy Gross
    (26 Pages)

These screenplays will compete for Best Short Screenplay at ReelHeART 2016. Each Screenplay will get a rehearsed Cast-To-Type Live Script Read in Front of a Festival audience on Tuesday July 05 – 11AM-1PM

The Complete
12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program
and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online
Wednesday April 11 at ReelHeART.org

ReelHeART 2016 – Feature Film – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications Continue!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Feature Film Competition Category. In alphabetical order they are:

  • Flow
    dir. David Martínez
    (89min, Spain)
  • Telling Tales
    dir. Burak Aksak
    (101min, Turkey)

These films will compete for Best Feature Film at ReelHeART 2016.

The Complete 12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online Wednesday April 04 at reelheart.org

ReelHeART 2016 – Feature Documentary – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications Continue!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Feature Documentary Competition Category. In alphabetical order they are:

  • Guilty of Being Black: Paris to Ferguson (De Paris a Ferguson: coupables d’etre noirs) *Just Added
    dir. Rokhaya Diallo
    (51:10, France)
  • Busking Turf Wars
    dir. Peter Trifunovic
    (73min, Leeds, United Kingdom)
  • Lost Tongue
    dir. Davison Mudzingwa
    (75min, South Africa)
  • Rwanda and Juliet
    dir. Ben Proudfoot
    (87min, East Coast Canada, USA, Germany)
  • Searching For Dragons
    dir. Dan Gainsford
    (82min, Ottawa, Canada)
  • Symbiofaerietaxiplasm
    dir. Georg Vogt
    (103min, Austria)
  • The Anatomy of Vengeance
    dir. Bogdan Szyber
    (44min, Sweden)
  • Women Are The Answer
    dir. Fiona Cochrane
    (90:50, Australia)

All of these films will compete for Best Feature Documentary at ReelHeART 2016.

The Complete 12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online Wednesday April 04 at reelheart.org

ReelHeART 2016 – Short Documentary – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications Continue!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Short Documentary Competition Category. In alphabetical order they are:

  • Harry’s Gift: A New York Story
    dir. Alexandra Isles
    (30min, USA)
  • Reinventing The Reel
    dir. Michael Gorlick
    (20min, Toronto, Canada)
  • The Anatomy of Vengeance
    dir. Bogdan Szyber
    (44min, Sweden)
  • The Soul Of A Tree
    dir. Mari Walker
    (17min, USA/Japan)

All of these films will compete for Best Short Documentary at ReelHeART 2016.

The Complete 12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online Wednesday April 04 at reelheart.org

ReelHeART 2016 – Short Film – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications Continue!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Short Film Competition Category. In alphabetical order they are:

  • 29/6
    dir. Francesco Faralli
    (7min, Italy)
  • At Last
    dir. Anna Skrypka
    (9min, USA)
  • Edward
    dir. Derek Parsons
    (14:48min, United Kingdom)
  • Freedom Lost
    dir. Mischa Auzins
    (11min, USA)
  • Reconnection *Just Added
    dir. Maxim Varfolomeev
    (41min, India, Russian Federation)
  • Jailhouse
    dir. Andrew Ahmed
    (24min, Thailand)
  • Punkin Pie
    dir. Alan Redwing
    (39min, USA)
  • Ravi
    dir. Andrew Ahmed
    (24min, India, Canada)
  • Sparks
    dir. Areej Mahmoud
    (4min, Lebanon)
  • Whateverland (The Tom and Doug Show)
    dir. Thomas Florek
    (27min, USA)

These films will compete for Best Short Film at ReelHeART 2016.

The Complete 12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online Wednesday April 04 at reelheart.org

ReelHeART 2016 – Experimental Film – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications Continue!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Experimental Film Competition Category. In no particular order they are:

  • Marian
    dir. Shom Ghosh
    (11m, New York/Canada)
  • The Maze
    dir. Thomas Keumurian
    (52, France)

The Complete 12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online Wednesday April 04 at reelheart.org

ReelHeART 2016 – Animated Film – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

Official Notifications Continue!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Animated Film Competition Category. In no particular order they are:

    • Frequences
      dir. Andréanne Drolet
      (5m, Quebec, Canada)
    • Olilo
      dir. Felipe P. Soares
      (6m, China/Korea/USA)
    • Lily Gets A Pet
      dir. Maezy Dennie, Medina Dennie, Sol Demuth, Berlin Demuth, Ocean Demuth, Zaiyah Dennie, the Bum Family
      (6m, Canada)

The Complete 12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online Wednesday April 04 at reelheart.org

ReelHeART 2016 – Music Video – Official Selections Announced

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival July 04-09, 2016

 Official Notifications Have Begun!

We are pleased to announce our Official Selections for the 12th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival in the Music Video Competition Category. In no particular order they are:

    • Dancing Through The Corn
      by Thomas Florek (3m, USA)
    • I Only Tell The Truth
      (featuring Charlie Lim) by Felipe P. Soares (6m, Singapore, USA)

The Complete 12th Annual ReelHeART Festival Program and Advance Ticket Sales will be Online Wednesday April 04 at reelheart.org

ReelHeART 2015 – Films and Screenplays – Complete Winners List Announced

11th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival 2015

11th Annual ReelHeART International Film and Screenplay Festival 2015

Thank you Filmmakers and Screenwriters for all your hard work and creative expression.  Below are our Winners For
ReelHeART 2015

  • Best Music Video “Silver Girl”, dir. Min Reid
  • Best Animated Film “September Sketchbook”
    dir. Ronnie Cramer
  • Best Experimental Film “W”
    dir. Francesca Draghetti
  • Best Thesis Film “-196”, dir. Anna Arlanova
  • Best ReelTube Film “The Caddywhompus Years”
    dir. Adam Bertocci
  • Best Actor Bramwell Noah
    “According To Ben Adams”
  • Best Actress *TIE
    Paris Szep “The Precipice – Director’s Cut”
  • Best Actress *TIE
    Mai Nakano “Summer Time”
  • Best Ensemble Cast
    John Magaro, Charles Haid, Terry Kinney
    For “One Armed Man”, dir. Tim Guinee
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  • Best Canadian Film “Learning To Ride”
    dir. Michael Hanley
  • Best Foreign Film “The Precipice – Director’s Cut”, dir. Michael “Mick” Hatch
    • NB: Mick Hatch’s entry has inspired a NEW Award Category for 2016 – Best Action Film
  • Best Sound “The Newport Effect”, Fred Story
  • Best Cinematography “Gaia”
    dir. Erin Fowler, dir. Nick Graalman
  • Best Editing “Art House” Don Freeman
  • ReelHeART Spirit Award “Summer Time”
    Kota Fudauchi, Mai Nakano, Yoshiko Tatsumi, Kosuke Haruki, Go Jibiki

    • The ReelHeART Spirit Award goes to the filmmaker, documentary or documentary subject who most demonstrates the “Indie Spirit”, through pride of film production, promotion of film, audience engagement and producing a memorable contribution on film. This year we give this award to FIVE people from Team #SummerTime who embody this spirit for their tireless efforts in promoting their film and their passion for making it –
  • ReelHeART Mentorship Award Phil Peel “Liaison”, “Emily’s Dance”, “Best of Intentions”
    • This year, The ReelHeART Mentorship Award goes to a Filmmaker, Screenwriter whom we first met last year. This filmmaker embodies what ReelHeART is all about: Interaction, Inspiration, Creativity, Mentoring and Collaborating with Others. This year we could only give this award to one person who embodies this spirit for his tireless efforts sprinting into action all year long without a break to have his creative voice heard through, films and screenplays after being overwhelmingly inspired by his experience last year at ReelHeART. Ladies and Gentlemen, we present to you, from Southampton, United Kingdom– Mr. Philip Peel
  • ReelHeART Founder’s Award “One Armed Man”, dir. Tim Guinee
    • The ReelHeART Founder’s Award is presented to the film that embodies everything great to exceptional in a film and being transported to a time and place and we simply can’t take our eyes of the screen. Ladies and Gentlemen: Our 2015 Founder’s Award Winner is Director, Actor, Collaborator – Tim Guinee

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Dance / Music Film Category

  1. Gold 1st Place “The Newport Effect”
    dir. Beverly Penninger, dir. Alyson Young
  2. Silver 2nd Place “Gaia”
    dir. Erin Fowler, dir. Nick Graalman
  3. Bronze 3rd Place “Lost and Found”
    dir. Keaton Mangleson

Short Film Category

  1. 1st Place “One Armed Man”, dir. Tim Guinee
  2. 2nd Place “Dissonance”, dir. Bryan Fox
  3. 3rd Place “Work Mate”, dir. Genevieve Clay-Smith

Feature Film Category

  1. 1st Place “Sidewalk Traffic”, dir. Anthony L. Fisher
  2. 2nd Place “World To Come”
    dir. Trevor Mowchun, dir. Daniel Eskin
  3. 3rd Place “Birthday”, dir. Sonoko Ogata

Short Documentary Category

  1. 1st Place “All In Her Stride”, Fiona Cochrane
  2. 2nd Place “Virgile Sleeps, 6 Sketches For A Film
    dir. Jean Seban
  3. 3rd Place “You and I”, dir. Emma Zaiachkowski

Feature Documentary Category

  1. 1st Place “Art House”, dir. Don Freeman
  2. 2nd Place “Christiania – 40 Years of Occupation”
    dir. Robert Lawson, dir. Richard Jackman
  3. 3rd Place “GreasePaint”, dir. Daniel Espeut

Honorable Mention

  1. 1st Place “A Candle Lights The Heart”
    dir. Shinji Kondo
  2. 2nd Place “The Policy of Truth, dir. Nick Demos
  3. 3rd Place “The Wish Horse”, dir. Lisa Ford

FEATURE SCREENPLAY WINNERS

3rd Place “A Compact Death“
Writer, Brien McHugh

2nd Place “Best Of Intentions
Writer, Philip Peel

1st Place “The Alien’s Puppets
Rubens Marinelli Neto
Matheus Hruschka

SHORT SCREENPLAY WINNERS

1st Place Short Screenplay*
“Good Grief
Writer, Luigi Visconti

2nd Place Short Screenplay*
Tapestry”
Writers, Alkyoni Valsari, Kristen Ross

2nd Place Short Screenplay*
Winter
Writer, Susan Cohen

3rd Place Short Screenplay”
Pelham Bay Park
Writer John Burdeaux

3rd Place Short Screenplay*
Easy On The Eyes
Writer, Sheri Davenport

Honourable Mention*
“The Redemption of Frank Malone”
Writer, Mary Goldman