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Film Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

The world’s most glamorous film festival has an informative website where you can learn all about the festival’s 60-plus-year history. Click the current year to find out what’s happening with this year’s festival: View its poster and look through photos, read about daily news and events, see who’s on the juries, and (after the festival is over) see which films won. The festival archives give you the same information for previous festivals.

Web: www.festival-cannes.fr

Facebook: Cannes Film Festival (Page)

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Every year, thousands of film festivals take place all over the world. If you’re an aspiring filmmaker (or a serious movie buff), this site tells you everything you could possibly want to know about film festivals. The site collects and displays the latest festival news. It also has a bulletin board where festivals post information about entering, and sections about films, people, awards, and digital movies.

Web: www.filmfestivals.com

Facebook: Festivals Only (Page)

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Film Festival Secrets

Entertainment writer Chris Holland reviews and blogs about film festivals from all over.

Web: http://www.filmfestivalsecrets.com

Facebook: Film Festival Secrets (Page)

Twitter: ffsecrets

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Film Festival Today Online

This comprehensive site focuses on film festivals around the world. Sections include Film Festivals, News, Interviews, Reviews, Technology, Movies That Matter, Filmmaker Resources, and Feature Articles. Whether you’re looking for a film festival to attend or you’re a filmmaker who wants to participate, you’ll find this informative site useful.

Web: www.filmfestivaltoday.com

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Twitter: filmfestoday

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Sundance Film Festival

Whether you want to travel to Utah for Robert Redford’s Sundance Film Festival, volunteer, catch a couple of films, or just see the winners, this informative site will help you out. Find out about the latest news and get festival info (including tickets, films, events, and venues). Check out videos and podcasts.

Web: www.sundance.org/festival/

Facebook: Sundance Film Festival (Page), Sundance Film Festival (Group)

Twitter: sundancefest

LinkedIn: Sundance Film Festival (Company), Sundance Film Festival Connection (Group)

Tribeca Film Festival

This New York festival, begun in 2001 by actor Robert DeNiro and friends, aims to help filmmakers reach an international audience. View video clips, find out how to get tickets, and stay up-to-date on festival news.

Web: www.tribecafilmfestival.org

Facebook: Tribeca Film Festival (Page), Tribeca Film Festival Volunteer Group (Group)

Twitter: TribecaFilm

LinkedIn: Tribeca Film Festival (Company)

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