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"Hip Hop International" selected at the European Film Festival

I am very happy to announce that the video clip "Hip Hop Internacional (Hip Hop International)" was selected by the selection committee of the European Film Festival. ...

Press Release Best Shorts Competition (Hip Hop International)

Here you find attached the press release of the Best Shorts Competition related to the music clip and Award of Merit winner "Hip Hop International". ...

"Hip Hop International" wins Award of Merit

The video clip "Hip Hop International" received an Award of Merit at the Best Shorts Competition in California this month. Here is the link: Thanks to the help of musicians, cast and crew this project could be shot. This is your award, too. ...

Kanye West presents Cruel Summer, 23 May 2012

   PIONEERING ARTIST KANYE WESTTO DEBUT SHORT ARTFILM INSPIRED BY THE NEW G.O.O.D. MUSIC ALBUM "CRUEL SUMMER"AND CREATED BY DONDA  IN SURROUND VISION - THE 7 SCREEN EXPERIENCE - INCANNES ON MAY 23RD   On Wednesday 23 May 2012, Kanye West andhis creative firm DONDA will bring his new cinematic experience CRUELSUMMER to the world famous PalmBeach in Cannes.  Inspired by the new G.O.O.D.Music album of the same name, CRUEL SUMMER is a fusion of shortfilm ...

"Hip Hop International" has its world premier today

The music clip "Hip Hop International" starring the extinct international Hip Hop band "I2" had its world premier today (April 14th, 2012 at 2 PM) at the BIAFF in Weymouth, UK. It also won a "4-Star Award". Here is the link and the file is attached, too: ...

Music for All at Titanic International Film Festival

  2012 Titanic International Film Festival has a very strong selection of tour docs. Neil Young Journeys is the third documentary Oscar-winner director (The Silence of the Lambs) Jonathan Demme has made with his old friend, genius of American folk rock, Canadian Neil Young, on his solo tour in 2011. Never Make It Home documents Kirk Rundstrom's last months. The hell-raising lead singer/guitarist of Wichita "insurgent country" band Split Lip Rayfield was diagnosed with termin...

Garden State Film Festival Countdown to GSFF 2012

                       March 22nd-25th, 2012    ...

Hip Hop International (The Accolade Competition Press Release)

Press Release Contact: Boris Miramontes Sven Alexander Heinrich Wins Accolade Competition La Jolla, California, December 2, 2011 - Sven Alexander Heinrich, graduated student from the Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica, has won a prestigious Award of Merit from The Accolade Competition. The award was given for Sven Heinrich´s exciting music video, Hip Hop International (Hip Hop Internacional), which portrays a song of the e...

Award of Merit for "Hip Hop International"

Happy to announce that the music video "Hip Hop International" has achieved its first mention at an international event and actually won an Award of Merit at The Accolade Competition. This is a music video which was shot as a cinematography exercise at film school starring the international Hip Hop band "I2" from Mexico City. ...

abercrombie & fitch

If there are hip hop or abercrombie and fitch women, there are also individuals who adore sports activities and would also want to possess a actions custom made wholesale clothes. ...

Sundance Raps with Lil Jon and Snoop Dogg

What do Snoop Dogg, Lil Jon and The Sundance Film Festival have in common?  The World Famous HarryO’s!    It’s Thursday, the opening day of the Sundance Film Festival.  Main Street is a breeze to drive down and the public parking lots are free - as opposed to the harsh $20 they’ll charge starting Friday.  Now I know why a local store clerk at the nearby outlet mall told my friend everyone in Park City hates us festival folk.  At $20 for parking, I’d be bitter too.  ...

Birthright X- No Fable

Birthright X - Spoken word meets hip hop 2:38 minutes (2.41 MB)

Montreal Film In Focus: UNITY CAMP

  Premiering here at the Montreal World Film Festival in the same week that saw U.S. President Barack Obama deliver a television address announcing the end of combat operations by the U.S. military in Iraq, the timing could not be better for the new American documentary film CAMP UNITY.   After more than seven years of bloody combat, the American role in Iraq has shifted to one of helping build a solid democracy from the ruins of a devastated nation. What role the 50,000 U....

New Video? "I Just Don't Care" Up Next

I" Just Don't Care" is our next video to be released. Filmed in Chicago, this hip-hop video explores the dynamics of a teen who comes to smoke too much marijuana. Stay Tuned!  ...

Seeing in 2-D

Are you seeing the world in three dimensions? Are you? This hip-hop video frames the issue that without an historical understanding, without recognizing the past, you are actually seeing the world in two dimensions. Is there a danger to be focused solely on the present and the future?

Restless American

Director: Howard Egger-Bovet/Michael Abela.
Are you restless? You are not alone. In the early 1800s, Alexis de Tocqueville came to see what this new nation, America, was all about. He found a people always on the move—restless. This hip-hop video explores the restless nature that is still alive in the 21st century A

Private Shame

Director: Howard Egger-Bovet/Michael Abela.
People on the street are speaking. Can you hear them? People on the street are down on their luck. Can you see them? This hip-hop video explores the present economic hardships through one family. It is call to put down the tech toys and help those around you in need.

Critical Thinking Hip Videos for Teens

POWERFUL! FOOD FOR THOUGHT!  HIP-HOP FOR TEENS THAT NEVER STOPS THINKING!  "Video Synopsis":Are you restless? You are not alone. In the early 1800s, Alexis de Tocqueville came to see what this new nation, America, was all about. He found a people always on the move—restless. This hip-hop video explores the restless nature that is still alive in the 21st century American. SEE THEM ALL AT: ...

Thessaloniki Diary Day 2

Last night was a great night: I saw the film "Antoine", from Laura Bari, Canada. A very poetic movie immersing us in the fantasy of a blind child who plays to the detective.... When images are missing, other senses become  a powerful means of developing awareness and imagination.... This is the first film of Laura, who is actually a teacher specialised in children with handicaps....               After t...

Tucson Film & Music Festival Announces Centerpiece

Upstairs Film is excited to announce the centerpiece and closing night films selected to screen at the Tucson Film & Music Festival (TFMF) on Columbus Day Weekend, October 9-12, 2008. TFMF events will take place at various venues throughout charming downtown Tucson, including The Screening Room, The Rialto, The Loft Cinema, and PLUSH.Now in its fourth year of showcasing both music and music-related film content with an emphasis on AZ and the Southwest, TFMF will feature Arizona, US and World pre...

LA Pan African Film & Art Fest winners

The 16th ANNUAL PAN AFRICAN FILM & ARTS FESTIVAL (PAFF) today announced the winners of its 2008 Pan African Film and Arts Filmmakers Awards and Audience Favorite Awards. Jury Prizes were awarded in the following categories: Best Documentary, Best Short Documentary, Best Narrative Short, Best Feature, and Best Director-First Feature. New for the 2008 PAFF is the addition of The Oscar Micheaux Award, named after the first African-American filmmaker. In addition to the Jury Prizes, Audience Fav...

LA Pan African Film & Art Fest line up, largest ever

The 16th ANNUAL PAN AFRICAN FILM & ARTS FESTIVAL (PAFF) today announced the line-up of films selected from a record number of submissions for their 2008 film competition. Known for showcasing new films first and recognized as America's premiere black film festival, past PAFF features have included box office and award-winning hits: Ray, Lackawanna Blues, Redemption, Crazy As Hell, Kingdom Come, The Brothers, Gridlock'd, Days of Glory, and the 2006 Academy Award® winner for Best Foreign Film, T...

The Berlinale Talent Campus together with the Federal Foreign Office will launch a new initiative. “FOCUS AFRICA

Together with the Federal Foreign Office: Africa in Focus of the Campus 2008 The Berlinale Talent Campus together with the Federal Foreign Office will launch a new initiative. “FOCUS AFRICA“ will take an in-depth look at contemporary filmmaking in Africa. Numerous young African filmmakers will be invited to Berlin, among them Nigerian actress Kate Henshaw-Nuttall, a top star in Lagos who can hardly escape the demands of her mainly female fan base. Alongside her German colleague Maria Schr...


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