EVENT: Genesis: Art and Film Festival
DATE: Spring 2018
LOCATION: Los Angeles
SCHEDULE & TICKETS: Coming soon
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Elysium Bandini Studios presents Genesis: Art and Film Festival - an innovative annual celebration of emerging talent that brings artists, fashion designers, filmmakers, musicians, creative thinkers and social leaders together in support of The Art of Elysium's programs and missions to heal the world through art. Throughout the 5-day festival, attendees will experience film screenings, music concerts, a fashion show, art installations, daily panel discussions with industry experts, and free community programming. Genesis is dedicated to the discovery and development of emerging artists and filmmakers that are empowered by truth, creativity and self expression.
Projects eligible for submission must be: a freshman or sophomore feature film, a minimum of 60 minutes runtime, completed after October 1, 2016. The 10 films that are selected to be in competition are eligible for Jury Awards. Notification of accepted films will be made approximately September 15, 2017. Submissions should be made through Withoutabox or FilmFreeway
ABOUT ELYSIUM BANDINI STUDIOS
Launched by The Art of Elysium’s Founder, Jennifer Howell, alongside partners James Franco and Vince Jolivette, Elysium Bandini Studios is a film studio and streaming platform that offers curated content that combines emerging filmmakers with all-star talent to promote the arts and freedom of expression while benefiting the community. Funds raised feed back into artistic initiatives and the charitable efforts of The Art of Elysium's programming, bringing art into medical facilities and hospitals, special education schools for learning and physical disabilities, elder facilities, homeless shelters and communities and several foundations in Los Angeles.
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