Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Los Angeles Film Festival

Monday, Oct. 17, 2016

Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Los Angeles Film Festival and the Spirit Awards, announced that Jennifer Cochis is being promoted to director of the Los Angeles Film Festival.  Cochis, a producer who has worked with the likes of Drake Doremus and James...

Wednesday, Jun. 17, 2015

The winners of the 2015 Los Angeles Film Festival were announced and honored today (6/17). Juried awards were presented for U.S. Fiction, World Fiction, Documentary, Zeitgeist, LA Muse, and Nightfall, as well as Best Short Fiction and Best Short Documentary....

Tuesday, Jun. 16, 2015

Film Independent announced the 10 projects selected for the 13th annual Fast Track film financing market. Held during the Los Angeles Film Festival, Fast Track is designed to help producer-director teams “fast track” their projects forward through 60 meetings with...

Tuesday, May. 5, 2015

The Los Angeles Film Festival, produced by Film Independent, announced its official U.S. Fiction, Documentary and World Competition sections. Now in its 21st year, the Los Angeles Film Festival will screen a diverse slate of feature films, shorts, web series and...

Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

In a Los Angeles Film Festival session titled “Women Who Call The Shots,” panelists including showrunner Marta Kauffman (co-creator/executive producer of Friends), writers/directors Debra Granik (Winter’s Bone), Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball) and Nicole...

Thursday, Jun. 19, 2014

The Los Angeles Film Festival announced its 2014 jury and audience award winners.

The juried awards are the Narrative Award, the Documentary Award and the LA Muse Award, each carrying an unrestricted $5,000 cash prize for the winning film’s director...