French Riviera Film Festival inks deal with ShortsTV

2+ 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 … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Festival inks deal with ShortsTV”

21st annual Newport Beach Film Fest goes virtual

2+ 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 … Continue reading “21st annual Newport Beach Film Fest goes virtual”

Over 300 films to screen virtually at Hollyshorts

2+ 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 … Continue reading “Over 300 films to screen virtually at Hollyshorts”

French Riviera Film Fest partners with PlayPlay.tv

1+ 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 … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest partners with PlayPlay.tv”

HollyShorts moves festival online in November

1+ 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 … Continue reading “HollyShorts moves festival online in November”

French Riviera Film Fest announces Finalist shorts

3+ 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,” … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest announces Finalist shorts”

American Black Film Fest announces HBO Finalists

1+ 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 … Continue reading “American Black Film Fest announces HBO Finalists”

French Riviera Film Fest to stream 2019 winners

1+ 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 … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest to stream 2019 winners”

French Riviera Film Fest moves to Santa Monica

2+ 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 … Continue reading “French Riviera Film Fest moves to Santa Monica”

REEL WOMEN: Grammy winner Paulina Aguirre

3+ 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 … Continue reading “REEL WOMEN: Grammy winner Paulina Aguirre”

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

1+ 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 … Continue reading “‘Michelle is a Man’s Name’ wins Outfest Grand Prize”

‘Characters’ premieres on FRFF Online Screening Room

1+ 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, … Continue reading “‘Characters’ premieres on FRFF Online Screening Room”

Spotify makes substantial noise at Cannes 2018

3+ 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, … Continue reading “Spotify makes substantial noise at Cannes 2018”