14th Filipino American Cine Festival (FACINE) Call for Entries

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2007-10-13 18:00


The filipino arts & cinema, international (FACINE) has
announced its call for entries to the 14th annual filipino american
cine festival. The festival will be held on November 10, 2007 at the
Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Main Library in San Francisco.

The festival is open to all media artists of Filipino
ancestry. Any number of entries may be submitted, regardless of
genre, subject or format. All entries however, shall have running
time of 60 minutes or less. Nonetheless, non-Filipino filmmakers may
submit works which subject is Filipino or Filipino American.

FACINE is a nonprofit media arts organization that aims to
promote and develop Filipino American cinema. The festival, now on
its 12th year, has been an important showcase of independent films
and videos by Filipino American media artists, including Marlon E.
Fuentes, Francisco Aliwalas and Matthew Abaya as well as by
independent filmmakers from the Philippines, like Lav Diaz, Fruto
Corre and Raymond Red.

All entries must be submitted either in VHS or DVD format to this
Mauro Tumbocon, Jr., Director, FACINE
537 Jones Street, PMB 2643
San Francisco, CA 94102, USA.

Deadline for entries will be on October 13, 2007 at 6:00 P.M.
For further information, contact Mauro Tumbocon, Jr. at (415) 756-
7331 or email: mftworks@hotmail.com

The festival is co-sponsored by the Friends of Filipino
American Center, San Francisco Main Library.