Day: September 21, 2016

Last Wednesday Scene: Calgary International Film Festival 2016

September 21 / 16 Hey again. One last post for today. The Calgary International Film Festival has arrived, September 21 – October 2, 2016. Here is a little something going on at CIFF….. cred: ciff Opening Gala: MAUDIE (Wednesday Sept. 21 :: Jack Singer Concert Hall)Our Opening Gala film is the romance biopic MAUDIE, celebrating the life and career of Nova Scotian folk artist Maud Lewis. Shining a light on marquee films, galas celebrate the year’s highest accomplishments with a screening and a party. MAUDIE charts the unlikely romance between Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis (Sally Hawkins, BLUE JASMINE) and the reclusive Everett Lewis (Ethan Hawke, TRAINING DAY). Maudie rose to fame in the 1960s, becoming an internationally celebrated artist while living with crippling juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. Director Aisling Walsh, cast member Kari Matchett and producer Mary Young Leckie in attendance! GET TICKETS Finalists Announced: BEST OF SHORTS (Saturday Sept. 24 :: Globe Cinema)The jury has deliberated! Here are the finalists for this year’s Best of Shorts: MAMAN(S), THE CULPRIT, THE SHINING STAR OF LOSERS EVERYWHERE.PICKLE, THE …

Wednesday Scene: Competition, Art Fair, & Other Things…..

September 21 / 16 Hello! The month of September is moving swiftly and there are still things to touch on. The Artist’s Magazine’s All Media Art Competition is heading this way…… cred: artist’s magazine Deadline: October 14, 2016 Sponsored by The Artist’s Magazine, this annual competition offers cash, prizes and publicity to its talented winners. Get rewarded for your finest work! Winners will be featured in the July-August 2017 issue of The Artist’s Magazine. ENTER THIS COMPETITION Prizes Categories How to enter Preparing Your Entry FAQ Pricing and Deadlines Already Entered? You can edit or manage your entry HERE MANAGE YOUR ENTRY Prizes GRAND PRIZE $1,000 CASH Winning work will be published in the July-August 2017 issue of The Artist’s Magazine. Winner will receive complimentary subscriptions to The Artist’s Magazine and $100 towards the purchase of North Light Books. Winning work will be featured on the The Artist’s Magazine. website. FIRST PLACE in each Category $100 CASH Winning work will be published in the July-August 2017 issue of The Artist’s Magazine. Winners will receive complimentary …