Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Last Day for Submissions!

Yes, after 3 months of planning, the final day for submissions, the LATE LATE Deadline, has arrived. Please postmark all submissions by today or CALL us to ensure that we know your movie is in the mail. 215 592 - 1059.

Check the blog (subscribe!) for more information and timely updates.

any suggestions or feedback is always appreciated ...

See you at the Festival.

Benjamin Barnett
Festival Director

Monday, April 28, 2008

Thank You to our newest Sponsors ! Honey's Sit & Eat and the Abbaye

Excellent hang out from some old head cafe guys ;) ... With the variety of things that go on at the Abbaye, you would think that they would have their own country or something ... Great food. Great times.

The Abbaye
637 N Third St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Phone: (215) 627-6711


A great restaurant run by some poet guy and his pretty hair biker bride who holds it down ... they are crazy and so is the food.
Honey's Sit 'n Eat
800 N 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Phone: (215) 925-1150

Thank you!
:) ... see you at the Fest ..

Sunday, April 27, 2008

Venues and Ticketing - PLEASE READ ... :)

All Screening Tickets are 6-8$ and can only be purchased at the venue's. PLEASE note the Venue (hit the Venue link on our website for descriptions, capacity, and directions) that the film is screening in and its capacity.

Some venues are intimate and have 50 seats while another has 150. We have outdoor screenings and other events planned (speakers etc) in the neighborhood as well.

Benjamin Barnett

Festival Director
Philadelphia Independent Film Festival
June 26 - 29, 2008

Final Submission Deadline: April 29th


The final deadline for Submissions is fast approaching. April 29th is that date. We are still screening the films and are very eager to let you all know. The submissions represent over 25 countries.

We will provide all Film Makers with decisions by May 7th. Email us and we will email you back if you have been accepted to the festival or wait for the date to hear back. Please do not call at this stage!!!

The event schedule and Festival Guide will be out June 7th. We will add inserts for updates !!! We want to get the catalogs out as early as possible.

Thank you again,

Benjamin Barnett

Festival Director
Philadelphia Independent Film Festival
June 26 - 29, 2008