Los Angeles CA - Featuring directors from all around the world, the New Media Film Festival®is proud to support original and innovative voices in media. With over 25 submission categories from Virtual Reality to Podcasts to 360° film, announcing 17 nominees accepted into early lineup for this all-encompassing celebration of storytelling on June 2-3, 2021.
New Media Film Festival® is an innovative and award-winning festival created in 2009 that celebrates global stories, technology, and platforms. The festival honors stories worth telling and works to implement a more expansive use of 21st technology in storytelling for artists and content creators. www.newmediafilmfestival.com
Manatee, USA (360) – See the world from a Manatee’s point of view
Before I Knew, USA (Socially Responsible) – A visual poem depicting the subtle and harsh ways Black men realize they are seen as other
The Stand, USA (Podcast) – The story of Irene Checler’s unusual upbringing in the 1950s
Chord, Canada (VR) – A young woman travels back in time to save the future
Short of Breath, USA (Podcast) – The journey of a single mother and recovering addict
Movin’ On, USA (Music Only) – World premiere for a song written through extensive creative process
Loved Ones, USA (Pilot) – A look into the hard side of being a funeral worker
Hustle, USA (Web Series) – Two women of color chase creative goals while fighting racism and inequality
A Beautiful Brain in a Beautiful World, Canada (Student STEAM) – How recent advancements can revolutionize brain disease treatments
The Gorilla Group: A Garmento’s Story, USA (Script – Book) – How Paul Jewels advances through the men’s tailored clothing industry
Unseen Australia, Australia (Drone) – A beautiful tour through the vast empty land of unseen Australia
Breathing Through, Switzerland (VR) – A short film about the journey of consciousness from birth to rebirth
Generation Hops, USA (Web Series Promo) – A TV journalism series devoted to the growth of the craft beer industry
Endless Guitars, Germany (Music Only) – The Los Angeles Premiere of music from artist Conny Conrad
Endless Forms Most Beautiful, USA (STEAM) – A data-driven exploration into the universal capacity for growth
Colombia 2020, Colombia (Mobile) – A documentary following a family backpacking around Colombia
Spiegel, USA (VR) – An interpretation of Arvo Part’s piece, Spiegel Im Spigel
Submissions are accepted in all 25+ categories until April 3, 2021. Classic to Tech categories.
Tickets are fully refundable and start from $25.
Festival located at The Landmark 10850 Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90064.
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