“I am exceptionally blown absent by the variety of submissions we received, but more importantly the high quality and creativity of the films have entirely exceeded all of my anticipations.” Claimed Steven Mann, Founder of The Canadian Isolation Shorter Movie Pageant
Might 07, 2020
The Canadian Isolation Shorter Movie Pageant is happy to announce its expansion via a modern partnership with Cineplex, a single of Canada’s foremost enjoyment and media businesses. The pageant, developed by Mann Casting and supported by ACTRA Toronto, eBOSS and Keep At House Heroes was developed to supply a imaginative outlet showcasing Canadians’ encounter with isolation via film through the pandemic.
The inaugural pageant formally kicked off on April sixteenth, 2020, and to-day has received an overwhelming reaction from Canadians coastline-to-coastline. In just a several limited months, the pageant has received hundreds of submissions.
The pageant invitations any Canadian citizen to shoot a limited film (3 minutes highest) and submit it by Might 11th, 2020. The entries will then go to a panel of esteemed judges who will opt for a winner, which will be introduced at a are living-streamed awards gala event on Might 23rd, 2020.
“I am exceptionally blown absent by the variety of submissions we received, but more importantly the high quality and creativity of the films have entirely exceeded all of my anticipations.” Claimed Steven Mann, Founder of The Canadian Isolation Shorter Movie Pageant and Casting Director and Founder of Mann Casting. “I am thrilled that Cineplex has picked to arrive on board as our associate to assistance us even more increase and guidance the pageant.” He additional.
“We’re happy to associate with the Canadian Isolation Shorter Movie Pageant to guidance Canada’s film market and its filmmakers. In the course of this time, Cineplex is encouraging motion picture-lovers to #StayHomeEatPopcorn and this enjoyable and imaginative pageant is a different excellent way for Canadians to continue to be entertained,” mentioned Michael Kennedy, Govt VP Filmed Enjoyment, Cineplex. “As Canada’s biggest film exhibitor, we enjoy that this pageant contains creators from across our nation and I simply cannot hold out to see the profitable submissions.”
The Isolation Shorter Movie Pageant has by now collected hundreds of submissions to-day and appears to be ahead to more. Enable us see via your lens! For more facts, or to submit your limited film check out: https://www.isolationshortfilmfest.com, Twitter, Fb, Instagram
About Mann Casting
Mann Casting is a Nationally renowned and award-profitable casting agency which has been led by Steven Mann for around 15 a long time. Mann Casting has been involved in casting around two,500 positions including award-profitable Tv commercials from the Bessie Awards to the Gold Lion Awards to Super Bowl places.
Cineplex (TSX:CGX) is a leading-tier Canadian brand that operates in the Movie Enjoyment and Information, Amusement and Leisure, and Media sectors. A foremost enjoyment and media organization, Cineplex welcomes hundreds of thousands of attendees yearly via its circuit of theatres and place-dependent enjoyment venues across the nation. In addition to being Canada’s biggest and most impressive film exhibitor, Cineplex also operates thriving firms in digital commerce (CineplexStore.com), foodstuff support, choice programming (Cineplex Gatherings), cinema media (Cineplex Media), digital position-dependent media (Cineplex Electronic Media) and amusement options (Participant One particular Amusement Group). Furthermore, Cineplex operates Canada’s favourite spot for ‘Eats & Entertainment’ (The Rec Space) and enjoyment complexes specifically developed for teenagers and households (Playdium). Cineplex is a joint enterprise associate in SCENE, Canada’s biggest enjoyment loyalty plan.
About Keep At House Heroes
Launched in March 2020 as a reaction to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s call to action to assistance “plank the curve,” Keep At House Heroes was developed to supply material to Canadian Citizens through the COVID-19 crisis that motivates and offers facts on how to self-isolate, continue to be healthier, and retain social and bodily distancing. For more facts check out https://www.stayathomeheroes.com, #stayathomehero #plankthecurve
eBOSS is the Enjoyment Business One particular-Quit Shop and is swiftly becoming the HUB for the Canadian Enjoyment Sector. Their mission is to construct a bridge in between the creatives and the possibilities. It is the speediest-escalating Free of charge-to-join social network that delivers the Canadian Movie, Tv, Commercial, Theatre and Songs industries alongside one another – below One particular roof.
ACTRA Toronto is the biggest group in ACTRA, symbolizing more than 15,000 of Canada’s 27,000 professional performers working in recorded media in Canada. As an advocate for Canadian tradition considering that 1943, ACTRA is a member-driven union that proceeds to secure legal rights and respect for the get the job done of professional performers.
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