Our Artists’ Moving Image Network is fully up and running with programmes in place at the four lead venues – FLUX at Barn, Film Lab at The Dukes, kinetics at Kinokulture and ASPECT at The Maltings.
The end of January is the deadline for both our One-to-Ones – perfect if 2015 is the year you want to make changes at your venue and need affordable advice on anything from audience development to fundraising – and our Tech Skills scheme for venues in need of bespoke technical support.
Open City Docs Festival – celebrating the best in non-fiction contemporary filmmaking – is open to submissions.
Deaffest is looking for films made by deaf filmmakers, or films with a significant deaf involvement. Submit.
Reel Islington Short Film Award submissions close on 19th January – the theme: Urbanscapes.
Submissions are open for Sheffield Doc/Fest 2015 and the Festival has also opened submissions to its MeetMarket and Crossover Market events for filmmakers hoping to access to the international doc film market.
St. Albans Film Festival is open to submissions until 3rd February.
And looking ahead in 2015: new films by Richard Linklater, Wim Wenders, Todd Haynes, Werner Herzog, Jia Zhangke, Lucretia Martel, the Coen brothers, Terence Malick, Cameron Crowe, Andrea Arnold, Noah Baumbach, David Gordon Green, Derek Cianfrance, Ben Wheatley, Paolo Sorrentino – all are amongst the most anticipated films of 2015 in these two lists from Indiewire and Fandor.