Film Industry & Festivals

d2dIn Hollywood, the season of film festivals start with Palm Springs International Film Festival right around the New Year’s eve in California and ends with the OSCARS in Los Angeles.

After that, other film festivals take place like Bafta and Berlin in February; Cannes in May; Venice, Toronto and Tribeca in September…

There are about a dozen major documentary film festivals worldwide. The biggest ones are HotDocs in Canada and International Documentary FilmFestival in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

  • California Documentary Film Festival – DocuFilmFestival plans to fill a big void in the birth place of movies.
    • One, by becoming the only international documentary film festival in California, big enough to challenge the current leading documentary film festivals worldwide.
    • Two, by holding the event in the first two weeks of December when thereĀ is no other major film festival is taking place anywhere globally.
    • Finally, by awarding an iconic accolades to the winners, by the peers of the industry from directors to Hollywood stars, some of which who are already adorned with Golden Globes, Oscars…

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