INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS SHOWCASE

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IFS FILM SHOWCASES & FESTIVALS

IFS FILM FESTIVAL NEWS

Lars von Trier, Harmony Korine, Giuseppe Tornatore and more to join IFS Film Festival program!
Just announced events for the IFS Film Fest include special screenings for: "Nymphomaniac Vol. 1 and Vol. II" starring Charlotte Gainsbourg, Shia LaBeouf, Uma Thurman, Christian Slater, Willem Dafoe, Stellan Skarsgård, and Udo Kier. "Spring Breakers" Harmony Korine's latest with James Franco, Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens, and Gucci Mane. "Hidden In The Woods" the Chilean underground horror sensation with a studio remake coming this summer. "Jodorowsky's Dune", a documentary on the lost epic Science Fiction film that influenced a generation. "A Pure Formality" a rare screening of this masterpiece, starring Gerard Depardieu and Roman Polanski. More screenings and guests announced soon.

Nobutaka Yamaoka Retrospective
IFS Showcase is honored to present a major retrospective of 7 feature films from brilliant Japanese director Nobutaka Yamaoka. These films will be shown as individual screenings at the BV Cinema Screening Rooms as part of the IFS Monthly Showcase. These philosophical Sci-Fi masterpieces otherwise unavailable with English subtitles anywhere in the world.

THE IFS 2014 FILM FESTIVAL
BEVERLY HILLS, LOS ANGELES & SANTA MONICA, CA- The 19th Annual Independent Filmmakers Showcase (IFS) Film Festival will be screening films in May & June at the Beverly Hills Music Hall, and at The BV Cinemas Screening Rooms in Los Angeles, CA.

GETTING TICKETS TO THE FILM FESTIVAL
Get passes early for the films you want to see as certain screenings do sell out. Tickets for screenings will go on sale at the Laemmle Beverly Hills Music Hall box office & Eventbrite about 1 month before the IFS Film Festival (depending on venue) after April 25th, 2014 when our festival Program Guide is published.

FESTIVAL SUBMISSIONS
The IFS Film Festival looks to be another tremendous event this year. Submit today to the IFS Monthly Showcases & IFS Screening Event season. IFS Film Festival submission season will open to entries soon.

BEVERLY HILLS MUSIC HALL ADDED TO IFS FILM FESTIVAL VENUES
In the heart of Beverly Hills, just across the street from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (home of the Oscars), & the Directors Guild Theater; the Music Hall is an exciting venue addition.

Independent Filmmakers Showcase

Recognizing the best independent and underground filmmakers working outside
of the studio system with monthly film screening events and Q&A sessions with
the directors, cast, and crew.

Check out our IFS Monthly Film Showcase page to see more about upcoming events:

Featured Upcoming Independent Film Showcases

May 16th
8:00pm
Hidden in the Woods Patricio Valladares
June 27th
9:00pm
Henri Dir. Eli Sasich

Get your tickets for the upcoming IFS Monthly Showcases


Nobu Yamaoka Retrospective at the Independent Filmmakers Showcase

June 27th Planet Megadolce 10:00pm
July 18th Children Who Wont Die 10:00pm
July 25th Pig's Inferno 10:00pm
Aug 1st Zeki, Florian, & Kelly! 10:00pm
Aug 8th Pickled Punk 8:00pm
Aug 8th Fix 10:00pm
Aug 15th Children Who Wont Die 8:00pm
Aug 15th Planet Megadolce 9:00pm

Get your tickets for the upcoming IFS Monthly Showcases

Student Filmmakers Showcase

Monthly film screenings & reception for the best in student filmmaking.

July 12th New Film Spotlight Dir. Trenton Willey 11:00 pm
Oct 17th Short Works - Cal Arts Various 8:00 pm

Get your tickets for upcoming Student Showcases


IFS Welcomes Your Submissions


IFS Lecture Series

Independent Filmmakers & Distributors talk about how to get your film made and seen in our Independent Filmmaking Lecture Series.

This year we welcome

June 20th Ethan Higbee

Director of The Upsetter: The Life and Music of Lee Scratch Perry. A self-distributing director who got his film into over 30 American theaters.

June 25th AA Hoff Film historian answers questions about his new book on the film Breakfast At Tiffany's. Special Guest to be announced.

IFS Screenplay Competition

The IFS is committed to the discovery and growth of new talent in every aspect of filmmaking. Submit your screenplay or teleplay today to the Independent Filmmakers Showcase Screenplay Competition and have your script read by current and former entertainment journalists and industry professionals. Coverage and Analysis available.



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