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Film Festival Listing – May

Miami Hispanic Film Festival
Edition: 5th
10700 SW 88 Court
Miami, FL 33176
Phone: (305) 279-1809
Fax: (305) 279-1809
Web site: www.hispanicfilm.com
E-mail: jangulo@hispanicfilm.com
Director/contact: Jaime Angulo
Programmer: Susan Angulo
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2001
Films in English, Spanish and Portuguese with English subtitles; competitive.
Dates: May 1-31, 2001
Location: Miami, Fla.

Animerte Dager — The Nordic and Baltic Animation Festival Fredrikstad
Edition: 8th
Britannia, PB 1405
1602 Fredrikstad
Norway
Phone: + 47 69 31 69 24 / + 47 23 11 93 00
Fax: + 47 69 30 34 09 / + 47 23 11 93 10
Web site: www.animertedager.no
E-mail: ad@animertedager.no
Director:Rune Kreutz
Programmer/contact:Tom-Erik Lonnerod
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2001
Animation festival, competitive for Nordic and Baltic entries only. Programs for international entries.
Dates: May 2-6, 2001
Location: Fredrikstad, Norway

International Short Film Festival Oberhausen
Edition: 47th
Grillostr. 34
46045 Oberhausen
Germany
Phone: +49 208 825-2652
Fax: +49 208 825-5413
Web site: www.kurzfilmtage.de
E-mail: info@kurzfilmtage.de
Director:Lars Henrik Gass
Deadline: Mid-January 2001
International, national, and international children’s short film competition; non-competitive special programs; accepting all genres, up to 35 minutes.
Dates: May 3-8, 2001
Location: Oberhausen, Germany

Southwest Film & Video Festival
Edition: 21st
AP 204 (“The Cage”)
Scottsdale Community College
9000 E. Chaparral Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85280
Phone: (480) 423-6366
Web site: www.sc.maricopa.edu/filmfestival
E-mail: southwestfilm-fest@hotmail.com
Director:Elise Saloman
Programmer/contact: Cheryl Colan
Deadline: April 6, 2001
Student videos and films are juried by professionals; awards.
Dates: May 3-5, 2001
Location: Scottsdale, Ariz.

Williamsburg Brooklyn Film Festival
Edition: 4th
180 S. Fourth St., Suite 2 South
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Phone: (718) 388-4306
Fax: (718) 599-5039
Web site: www.wbff.org
E-mail: info@wbff.org
Director/contact: Marco Ursino
Programmer: Mario Pego
Deadlines:Oct. 15, 2000, for early entries; Jan. 15, 2001, for late entries; Feb. 15, 2001, for final en-tries.
International independent films compete in categories for feature, experimental, short and documentary films.
Dates: May 3-9, 2001
Location: Brooklyn, N.Y.

Lake Arrowhead International Film Festival
Edition: 2nd
General Delivery
Lake Arrowhead, CA 92352
Phone: (909) 337-3715
Fax: (909) 337-3716
Web site: arrowheadfilmfest.com
E-mail: filmfestival@pe.net
Director/contact: Leonard Marcel
Programmer: Lena Marcel
Deadline: March 19, 2001
Shows 30 to 40 international films.
Dates: May 4-6, 2001
Location: Lake Arrowhead, Calif.

Cannes International Film Festival
Edition: 54th
99, boulevard Males Rerbes
75008 Paris
France
Phone: (33.1) 45616600
Fax: (33.1) 45619760
Web site: www.festival-cannes.org
E-mail: festi-val@festival-cannes.org
Director:Gilles Jacob
Deadline: March 15, 2001
Dates: May 9-20, 2001
Location: Cannes, France

GenderQueer: NorthWest Transgender & Intersex Film Festival
Edition: 3rd
EQA CAB314
Evergreen State College
Olympia, WA 98505
Phone: (360) 866-6000, Ext. 6544
Fax: (360) 866-6685
Web site: evergreen-queers.tripod.com/genderqueer/main.html
E-mail:genderqueerfilmfest@hotmail.com
Director/Programmer: Walker Burch-Lewis
Director:Adam Messing
Deadline: April 13, 2001
Transgender, intersex and queer films; noncompetitive.
Dates: May 11-13, 2001
Location: Olympia, Wash.

Algarve International Film Festival
Edition: 29th
P.O. Box 8091
1801 Lisbon-Codex
Portugal
Phone: +351-21 851 3615
Fax: +351-21 852 1150
E-mail: algarvefilmfest@mail.telepac.pt
Web site: www.algarvefilmfest.com
Director:Carlos Manuel
Programmers:Carlos Manuel, Miguel Valverde
Competiton for 35 mm documentary, fiction and animated films less than 30 minutes.
Deadline: March 31, 2001
Dates: May 17-27, 2001

Inside Out Toronto Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival
Edition: 11th
401 Richmond St. W., Suite #456
Toronto, Ontario, M5V 3A8
Canada
Phone: (416) 977-6847
Fax: (416) 977-8025
Web site: www.insideout.on.ca
E-mail: inside@insideout.on.ca
Director: Rachel Giese
Deadline: January 2001
All categories of gay and lesbian film and video accepted; competitive.
Dates: May 17-27, 2001
Location: Toronto

Seattle International Film Festival
Edition: 27th
911 Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98101
Phone: (206) 464-5830
Fax: (206) 264-7919
Web site: www.seattlefilm.com
E-mail: mail@seattlefilm.com
Director: Darryl Macdonald
Programmers:Darryl Macdonald, Carl Spence
Contact:Carl Spence
Deadline: March 1, 2001
Competitive for features, documentaries and short films; sections include new directors’ showcase, contemporary world cinema and emerging masters.
Dates: May 17-June 10, 2001
Location: Seattle

Festival Internazionale di Cinema Gaylesbico di Milano & Bologna
Edition: 15th
Festival GL
c/o MBE 207 Via del Torchio 12
20123 Milano, Italy
Phone: +39023319118
Fax: +390272002942
Web site: www.cinemagaylesbico.com
E-mail: marzig@energy.it
Director/contact: Giampaolo Marzi
Programmers: Daniele Del Pozzo, Claudia Mauti, Giampaolo Marzi
Deadline: April 20, 2001
Competitive sections for short films, features and documentaries.
Dates: May 30-June 8, 2001
Locations: Milan and Bologna, Italy

American Short Shorts
Edition: 3rd
Pacific Voice
1007 Montana Ave., #534
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Phone: (310) 656-9767
Fax: (310) 899-3758
Web site: www.americanshortshorts.com
E-mail: katyoc124@aol.com
Director: Douglas Williams
Programmer: Marliese Schneider
Contact:Katy O’Connell
Deadline: Sept. 1, 2000
Shows all genres of mostly American short films of 20 minutes or less. Small section of international films. Tours five cities in Japan.
Dates: May 31-July 1, 2001
Locations: Tokyo, Sapporo, Nagoya, Osaka and Okinawa, Japan

New Festival/New York Lesbian & Gay Film Fest
Edition: 13th
47 Great Jones St., 6th Floor
New York, NY 10012
Phone: (212) 254-7228
Fax: (212) 254-8655
Web site: www.newfestival.org
E-mail: newfest@idt.net
Director/Programmer: Basil Tsiokos
Deadline: December 2000 for early entries; February 2001 for late entries.
Competitive for gay and lesbian shorts and features
Dates: May 31-June 10, 2001
Location: New York

Variety’s ShowBiz Expo
Edition: 18th
383 Main Ave.
Norwalk, CT 06851
Phone: 1-800-840-5688
Fax: (203) 840-9688
Web site: www.showbizexpo.com
E-mail: cmul-berg@reedexpo.com
Director/contact: Chyai Mulberg
Entertainment production industry tradeshow and conference.
Dates: May 31-June 2, 2001
Location: Los Angeles

Virgin Islands Film & Video Festival
Edition: 2nd
#2 John Brewer’s Bay
St. Thomas, VI 00802
Phone: (340) 693-1552
Fax: (340) 693-1555
Web site: www.reichholdcenter.com
E-mail: film-fest@reichholdcenter.com
Director/Programmer: Karrl Foster
Deadline: February 2001
Dates: May 31-June 4, 2001
Location: St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Golden Calf Awards — Davis International Film Festival
Edition: 9th
347 Memorial Union
1 Shields Ave.
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: (530) 752-7570
Fax: (530) 752-8548
E-mail: campuscinema@yahoo.com
Deadline: A few weeks before festival
Shows student and international independ-ent films.
Dates: May 2001
Location: Davis, Calif.

World Media Festival
Edition: 2nd
Bellealliancestr. 54
D-20259 Hamburg
Germany
Phone: 040-438085
Fax: 040-435009
Web site: www.worldmediafestival.org
E-mail: globalcompetition@worldmediafestival.org
Director: Cora Chinbuah
Deadline: March 15, 2001
Sections include advertising, animation, business TV, inhouse TV, children’s, corporate communication, corporate TV, documentaries, internal communication, news, public relations, sales promotion, training and Web-site design.
Dates: May 2001
Location: Hamburg, Germany

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