French Riviera Film Festival: 2021 poster unveiled

The third annual French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) is pleased to unveil the fest’s 2021 official poster, the announcement was made today by festival co-founders Gotham Chandna and Nicole Goesseringer Muj. The original poster is now listed for auction as an official Non-Fungible Token (NFT), making the property one of the first film festival posters to be made available … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Festival: 2021 poster unveiled”

French Riviera Film Festival inks deal with ShortsTV

Our friends at the French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) has signed a licensing agreement with  UK based  ShortsTV,, the world’s leading short movie entertainment company, to present select winning and finalist shorts from its 2019 competition on the channel’s North American platforms beginning next year, the announcement was made today by FRFF co-founders Nicole Goesseringer Muj and … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Festival inks deal with ShortsTV”

FilmCapital.io lands E! founder Larry Namer as President

Global entertainment industry veteran and E! founder Larry Namer will join the SEC-registered crowdfunding platform FilmCapital.io as president. The announcement was made today by company founder and CEO Ali Mahir Aksu. “We’re extremely lucky to have Larry Namer join FilmCapital’s executive team,” comments Aksu. “Not only does he possess unprecedented experience in both the entertainment … Continue reading “FilmCapital.io lands E! founder Larry Namer as President”

Eva Lanska’s ‘Little French Fish’ to have European premiere on ShortsTV

London-based filmmaker, and REEL WOMAN, Eva Lanska’s award-winning drama short Little French Fish will have its European premiere on leading short movie entertainment network ShortsTV on September 19, 2021. The film first premiered on ShortsTV in North America on September 9, 2021 on DirecTV, AT&T U-Verse, Google Fiber, Frontier Communications and Hotwire. Little French Fish draws attention to the global stigma against interracial marriages by exploring the relationship … Continue reading “Eva Lanska’s ‘Little French Fish’ to have European premiere on ShortsTV”

21st annual Newport Beach Film Fest goes virtual

The Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF) announces that the annual event will go virtual October 1st – 11th, 2020 on NewportBeachFilmFest.com. The virtual Festival will showcase an international slate of 40 feature-length narrative and documentary films and 231 short films. The Festival will host virtual filmmaker conversations and ‘Industry Talks’. Originally scheduled for April 2020, … Continue reading “21st annual Newport Beach Film Fest goes virtual”

Over 300 films to screen virtually at Hollyshorts

The official selections are rolling in for one of Reel 360’s favorite film festivals to attend – the 16th annual Oscar®-Qualifying HOLLYSHORTS FILM FESTIVAL. Dubbed as their “Sweet 16,” the organizers are thrilled to welcome the best shorts from across the globe to screen virtually from November 9-15, 2020 on the new streaming platform BITPIX. One of … Continue reading “Over 300 films to screen virtually at Hollyshorts”

French Riviera Film Fest partners with PlayPlay.tv

The French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) and PlayPlay.tv, premier digital video streaming service for the performing arts,  have partnered to present the second annual installment of the festival online.  “We’re delighted to partner with PlayPlay.tv as we take our festival online this year, due to the pandemic,” comments FRFF co-founder Nicole Goesseringer Muj. “Film lovers from around the world will … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest partners with PlayPlay.tv”

HollyShorts moves festival online in November

The organizers behind the Oscar-Qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival have announced that they will be moving online and rescheduling their 16th annual year. Due to COVID-19, HollyShorts will now take place virtually between November 9-15, 2020 on the new streaming platform Bitpix. “It’s important to us to continue showcasing the very best in short films while keeping our filmmakers … Continue reading “HollyShorts moves festival online in November”

French Riviera Film Fest announces Finalist shorts

The second annual French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) has announced the finalist shorts of the 2020 competition, the announcement was made today by festival co-founders Gotham Chandna and Nicole Goesseringer Muj. In a statement, FRFF will feature the works of filmmakers from more than 20 countries. “We’re extremely impressed with the quality of submissions once again this year,” comments … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest announces Finalist shorts”

American Black Film Fest announces HBO Finalists

HBO announced their selection of finalists who will compete in ABFF’s (The American Black Film Festival) 23rd annual HBO Short Film Competition. The festival will be hosted on ABFF.com from August 21-30, with more than 100,000 virtual attendees from around the globe anticipated to attend. Continuing with the festival’s tradition, the ABFF Online Edition will include the … Continue reading “American Black Film Fest announces HBO Finalists”

French Riviera Film Fest to stream 2019 winners

In celebration of  short film and short-form content from around the globe, French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) will present select winning and finalist shorts from its 2019 competition, online at www.frenchrivierafilmfestival.com, beginning today March 27 through April 30, 2020. First launched in 2019 during the Cannes Film Festival, the exclusive, intimate festival recognizes and celebrates short-form content created for … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest to stream 2019 winners”

French Riviera Film Fest moves to Santa Monica

In response to the growing concern worldwide about the COVID-19 pandemic, Cloud21 International and Kultura PR International, producers of the French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF), have told Reel 360 that the second annual edition of the festival will be rescheduled to June 8 and 9, 2020 with screenings at Laemmle Film Center in Santa Monica, California and exclusive parties and award ceremony … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest moves to Santa Monica”

Cloud 21 & Kultura PR presents 4th annual Production Without Borders

Cloud 21 International (www.cloud21.com) and Kultura PR International (www.kulturapr.com) are pleased to present the fourth annual “Production Without Borders” special event that will be held on November 2, 2021, at 2 PM PST during the 2021 virtual American Film Market. “We’re delighted to announce the fourth annual Production Without Borders event,” comments event co-producer Nicole Muj, president/founder Kultura PR International. “Our … Continue reading “Cloud 21 & Kultura PR presents 4th annual Production Without Borders”

FRFF: 4th annual Showcase Panel features Eva Lanska

During the 3rd annual French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF), Cloud 21 PR International and Kultura PR International  will present the fourth annual “Global Entertainment Showcase” a special event that will be held virtually during this year’s Festival de Cannes. To kick off the production team’s third annual FRFF, the online panel event “Global Entertainment Showcase” is scheduled for Sunday, … Continue reading “FRFF: 4th annual Showcase Panel features Eva Lanska”

FRFF: 2021 Shorts Finalists announced

Scheduled from July 10-14, 2021, the third annual French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) has announced the finalist shorts of the 2021 competition, the announcement was made today by festival co-founders Gotham Chandna and Nicole Goesseringer Muj. The French film festival that celebrates short film and short-form content from around the globe will feature the works of filmmakers from more than 20 countries. … Continue reading “FRFF: 2021 Shorts Finalists announced”

REEL WOMEN: Grammy winner Paulina Aguirre

Editor’s Note: They are leaders. They are inspirational. They are mentors. They are visionaries. They are, quite frankly, badasses. They are our 2021 REEL WOMEN. During Women’s History Month, you will be able to meet these incredible personalities in Advertising, Entertainment, Media and Production. Get ready, they are making “Herstory.” Multiple Grammy-winning and nominated artist Paulina Aguirre … Continue reading “REEL WOMEN: Grammy winner Paulina Aguirre”

‘Michelle is a Man’s Name’ wins Outfest Grand Prize

Director Em Weinstein’s latest short film In France, Michelle is a Man’s Name has earned among the top honors following its premiere at Outfest 2020: the Outfest Grand Jury Prize for U.S. Narrative Short. The 13-minute coming-of-age drama premiered during the virtual affair, and will be re-screened during the festival’s “Encore Week,” from August 31 … Continue reading “‘Michelle is a Man’s Name’ wins Outfest Grand Prize”

‘Characters’ premieres on FRFF Online Screening Room

In celebration of short film and short-form content worldwide, French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) is pleased to present the online world premiere of the comedy Characters, by director Kevin Asch (Holy Rollers) and starring Danny A. Abeckaser (The Irishman),  Lukas Haas (The Revenant) and Sara Foster (Barely Famous). Characters will premiere at 4PM PST/7PM EST on Saturday, April 11, 2020, … Continue reading “‘Characters’ premieres on FRFF Online Screening Room”

Cannes: Spike Lee makes marks as President

After two years of life without the magical, 100-year-old film festival that takes place on the French Riviera- due to the pandemic – The Festival de Cannes is finally back in full swing and the cinephiles running the festival already have a lot to say. Both jury president Spike Lee and creative director Thierry Fremaux spoke … Continue reading “Cannes: Spike Lee makes marks as President”

Spotify makes substantial noise at Cannes 2018

It’s been a loud week on the French Riviera for Spotify at this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. In between accepting the Media Brand of the Year award and throwing beachside parties, Spotify hosted a series of thought-provoking panels, workshops and discussions with influential movers and shakers at the Spotify Beach House, tackling … Continue reading “Spotify makes substantial noise at Cannes 2018”