You are - cordially - invited to attend the 4th Annual ICP Ent. Short Film Series!
A Red Carpet affair that will take place on:
Thursday November 08, 2018, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center
Francesca Beale Theater @ Lincoln Center
144 W 65th St, (South Side)
New York, NY 10023
This year we have added a new MUSIC VIDEO Category to our series!
PLUS a BEST ACTRESS category - The winner will be announced and presented with an award at the end of our Screening and Awards ceremony.
A portion of our proceeds will be donated to support and benefit our charity: The Coalition for the Homeless http://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org
Founded in 2015, The ICP Ent. Short Film Series is a preferred curated series that exhibits independent short films in the heart of midtown manhattan in a melting pot of creative and artistic culture and diversity. Our competition, now in its 4th year attracts submissions from both local U.S. and international filmmakers, industry leaders and seasoned professionals in a 1 day screening of 6 short films in the following categories: Best Web Series, Comedy, Drama, Animation, Music Video and Horror film
This year will feature a solo performance by Pawel Knapik celebrity award-winning composer & double bassist from Wroclaw, Poland (www.pinkparachuters.com/work/PawelKnapik/biography.html)
Mr. Knapik's has graced many prestigious stages such as Carnegie Hall, Steinway and the Philharmonic Hall in NYC, some of his non-classical collaborations include Sir Paul McCartney, Justin Timberlake, Harry Connick Jr., Jose Feliciano, and Elvis Costello. He can be heard on Quincy Jones protege's album "Tevin Campbell" released in 1999 by Qwest/Warner Bros.
We also proudly welcome back our 2 celebrity international judges:
A Hollywood and International Indian Actor who works regularly in Indian Films (Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Sanskrit). Roger is regularly seen on American TV Shows, working in a broad range of genre and mediums. Roger has completed several Films slated for release in 2018 and is attached to numerous Feature Film Projects in Hollywood and in India in Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam. Roger played the Male Lead in the Blockbuster Film U-Turn which had its World Premiere at the New York Indian Film Festival.
“Neelkanti Patekar” http://www.artneelkanti.com (4th Time international Juror) A ceramic sculptor from Mumbai, India and Bollywood celebrity actress, producer and wife of the legendary Bollywood Actor: Nana Patekar. She is known for films such as Struggle, Journey of Life...(2010), Beginning of End (2010) and Atmavishwas (1989). Neelkanti also stars in a new HINDI FILM entitled: RISHTA AISA HAI’ (Simple Soul….) that she wrote & directed herself thats due for release in 2018
A Red Carpet Walk!
Featuring all of the 6 winning filmmakers, celebrity guests, Judges and special guest performers. Press in Media will be present to interview them all on the Red Carpet at Lincoln Center..
Screening and Award Ceremony
(Be apart of the excitement as our 6 selected filmmakers receive a plaque to forever commemorate their work, as an -OFFICIAL SELECTION OF THE 4TH ANNUAL ICP ENT. SHORT FILM SERIES - 2018
A 10 Minute: Q&A session with all the 6 Winning filmmakers
(Celebrity Q&A Host to be announced soon!)
A SPECIAL NOMINATION SCREENING and ANNOUNCEMENT of the WINNER OF BEST ACTRESS!
Professional Photos! (By some of the hottest Photographers in NYC)
Dress To Impress ladies and gents for this star studded night!)
Audience Reviews of all 6 winning films! Reviews will be featured and aired LIVE on The Rhyme Impersonator Show YOU-TUBE Partner Channel @ http://www.youtube.com/therhymeimpersonator
YES! We want to know which of the 6 films you liked! :-)
Gifts Bags filled with amazing gifts compliments of our sponsors:
A treat for all VIP Ticket Guests only!
VIP Front Row Seating to the Screening & Performances
All audience members will receive a 10% OFF Coupon for all ICP Ent. Premiere Services! Just for coming!. Some of which include: Graphic Design, Pre & Post Production, Hi Def Photography & Video, Full or Partial Event Coverage, Video Marketing Promo/Ad Commercials Campaigns, Acting & Model Reels..
A limousine ride (compliments of our limo Sponsor) to our Hot NYC After Party! Yes our 6 series winners, staff, volunteers, Exclusive VIP & Celebrity guests will continue the celebration of yet another successful year at one of the hottest nightlife spots in NYC. AFTER PARTY LOCATION TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON…
We look forward to seeing you all at our 4th Annual Event, and wish all the filmmakers the best of luck! Never Give Up on your dreams. Of all the yearly film festivals to explore this year "ICP ENT. SHORT FILM SERIES" is truly one not to be missed....
ICP Ent. Short Film Series
Produced by ICP Entertainment
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Screening and Award Ceremony Night selected filmmakers and our BEST ACTRESS WINNER! will receive a plaque to forever commemorate their work, as an -OFFICIAL SELECTION OF THE 4TH ANNUAL ICP ENT. SHORT FILM SERIES - 2018
Each winning Filmmaker will also have a 10 Minute Q&A SESSION!
With are celebrity Q&A Host
Selected WINNERS will also receive an exclusive interview on The Rhyme Impersonator Show ARTIST SPOTLIGHT SERIES! To air on their YOU-TUBE Partner Channel @ www,youtube.com/therhymeimpersonator
Professional Photos of their star studded night!
Additional promotion, marketing and advertising exposure around all of the nominated and official selected short films!
WE WISH ALL OF YOU TALENTED AND BUDDING FILMMAKERS ACROSS THE GLOBE THE BEST OF LUCK! WE LOOK FORWARD TO VIEWING YOUR FILMS....
In the ICP Ent. Short Film Series filmmakers will pay a SUBMISSION fee and submit their short film(s) via FilmFreeway for review and consideration. The shorts will then be reviewed by a select panel of judges and only 1 Short Film in the 6 categories of Best Web Series, Comedy, Drama, Animation, Music Video and Horror film will be selected to screen in our Short Film Series.
1) All films must have been completed not earlier than January 1, 2012.
Length of short film: 5-30 minutes.
2) Films must be in English or have English subtitles
3) Film can be submitted FilmFreeway.
4) ICP Entertainment Short film Series, does not require World Premiere, but appreciates if you notify us if you are either a World Premiere, International Premiere (your first premiere outside your country of origin), North American Premiere or New York Premiere.
5) Entry fees are in U.S. dollars, per film entry and are non-refundable.
6) Submitting filmmakers/individuals will be notified by e-mail on or before Oct 18, 2018.
7) Regarding shipping to ICP Entertainment Film Series, the submitting filmmaker will be responsible for the mailing/shipping cost of the work, both for the submitted cut for consideration screeners, and final screener copy for screening at the film festival.
8) All submitted entry materials will not be returned.
10) A filmmaker with multiple entries (titles) must submit each entry and entry fee separately.
11) The ICP Ent. Short Film Series reserves the right to remove a film from the festival program for any reason or for no reason and shall not be liable for any refund or claims of any kind arising out of such removal.
ICP Entertainment Short film Series is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless ICP Entertainment Short film Series from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
For any additional information concerning submissions, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
ICP Ent Short Film Series is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Winter Film Awards from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered. For any additional information concerning submissions, contact us at email@example.com