#SVFF2014 sponsor: ULAVACHARU – authentic Indian Cuisine – will be serving at the Venue

Our sponsor “Ulavacharu – new in town authentic Indian cuisine” will be at venue selling food at a discounted price for SVFF attendees  at the Red Carpet reception. Also try with our family, friends and with colleagues for a delicious dinner or lunch. The address : UlavacharU Indian Cuisine, 685 E EL CAMINO REAL,  Sunnyvale, CA, 94086  and check out their website www.ulavacharuusa.com

#SVFF2014 sponsor: ULAVACHARU - authentic Indian Cuisine

#SVFF2014 sponsor: ULAVACHARU – authentic Indian Cuisine

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Winner from China at #SVFF2014

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#SVFF2014 PRIMARY JURY – FINAL SELECTION LIST

MOVIE TITLE CATEGORY MOVIE MAKER MADE IN
A Poet Long Ago Short Short New York
A Tropical Sunday Short Ribezzo Maputo
Between Times animS Kuwahata Baltimore
Callow & Sons Short Burnett Rae London
El Fuego Detrás Short Aguirre Corpus Christi
EN DIRECTO   ECAM Spain
I LOVE MADRID   ECAM Spain
Kung Fu Elliot docuF Piperni New York
Moments Short Roos Turi
NENA   ECAM Spain
ON/OFF Short  Thierry LORENZI France
Pandora’s Promise docuF,green,future,InovEnt Moses New York
Phil the Phoenix animS Coffin Prairie Village
The Desert Fish Feature Ghorbankarimi Etobicoke
VATTEN Short Jones Stockholm
World School docuF Katzke Anchorage
Om Suryayanamaha (Salutations to the Sun) Short Kanhere Palo Alto
The Invisible Peak docuS Yost Mill Valley
The Mural docuS Guijarro San Francisco
Unplugged animS Jentzch San Francisco
Death and Her Neighbours Short Graham San Jose
Life Gets Better Short Yacoe Los Altos
Practical Uses for a Time Machine Short Motoyoshi Fremont
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#SVFF2014 PRIMARY JURY – FINAL SELECTION LIST

5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival 2014 Starting from November 7th, Friday

5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival
2014
Starting from November 7th, Friday

Congratulations to all the movie makers participating in the 5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival 2014. Here is our final selections from all the gems of the movies we have received.

Thanks to our Primary Jurys .

Thanks to all the movie makers participating in SVFF 2014 and to all the previous year’s movie makers!

Let us meet you all at the grand festival day on NOV. 8th , 2014!!!

- Team

Silicon Valley Film Festival

MOVIE TITLE CATEGORY MOVIE MAKER COUNTRY SYNOPSIS
A Poet Long Ago Short Short New York SONNY, a sanitation worker, and MALLOY, a newspaper man, meet by chance and reminisce about their grammar school days together back in 1970s Brooklyn
A Tropical Sunday Short Ribezzo Maputo Maputo, Mozambique. Lisa, Babu, Gito and Nuno live on the streets. At Sunday they spend the time at the Funfair, looking for a chance to jump on a ride and feel like children again.
Between Times animS Kuwahata Baltimore A story told from a cuckoo clock.
Callow & Sons Short Burnett Rae London Haunted by the past, a lonely old bookshop owner decides to end his life. But with his final hour, comes an unexpected visitor.
El Fuego Detrás Short Aguirre Corpus Christi In a border town, a suicidal man is given another choice when a violent death thrusts the fate of a young immigrant girl into his hands.
EN DIRECTO   ECAM Spain  
I LOVE MADRID   ECAM Spain  
Kung Fu Elliot docuF Piperni New York The film tells the bizarre story of Elliot “White Lightning” Scott, who plans on becoming Canada’s first kung fu action hero with his low-budget karate epic, Blood Fight.
Moments Short Roos Turi A young boy finds an old camera with film rolls that make him discover the past of his family.
NENA   ECAM Spain  
ON/OFF Short  Thierry LORENZI France ON/OFF is a sci-fi short film whose theme is transhumanism and post-humanity.
Pandora’s Promise docuF,green,future,InovEnt Moses New York The atomic bomb and meltdowns like Fukushima have made nuclear power synonymous with global disaster. But what if we’ve got nuclear power wrong? PANDORA’S PROMISE asks whether the one technology we fear most could save our planet from a climate catastrophe, while providing the energy needed to lift billions of people in the developing world out of poverty.
Phil the Phoenix animS Coffin Prairie Village The story of a boy who becomes a bird who becomes a hero…
The Desert Fish Feature Ghorbankarimi Etobicoke Ahmad is a young boy who wants to unravel the mystery of his dead mother who still comes to him in dreams. He undertakes an incredible journey to find out where he came from and the secrets his father never told him.
VATTEN Short Jones Stockholm A lonely girl discovers a mysterious unconditional love during a late night swim
World School docuF Katzke Anchorage A mother takes her ten year old son around the world for 5th grade after a family tragedy.
Om Suryayanamaha (Salutations to the Sun) Short Kanhere Palo Alto Om Suryayanamaha (Salutations to the Sun), based on a poem, is a short film about a young devout village maiden who experiences a spiritual awakening.
The Invisible Peak docuS Yost Mill Valley Exploring the indigenous view of mountain summits in the context of the removal of the West Peak of Mt. Tamalpais by the Army in 1950.
The Mural docuS Guijarro San Francisco The Mural is a 20-minute documentary film following the stories of several artists with developmental disabilities from non-profit thearcsf.org as they work together with a group of civic artists from freespace.io to paint a wall that aims to erase barriers.
Unplugged animS Jentzch San Francisco Taking viewers through the story of a boy breaking free from a meaningless and dreary life, Unplugged demonstrates the kind of quality that anyone can now achieve with Face Plus, a webcam, and a creative concept.
Death and Her Neighbours Short Graham San Jose A young man deal with the death of his mother.
Life Gets Better Short Yacoe Los Altos A whimsical dark comedy about a man who loses everything.
Practical Uses for a Time Machine Short Motoyoshi Fremont When a supernatural salesman offers naïve Wendy the use of his time machine, she goes back in time to become the perfect wife. Instead she finds she has a cheating husband, and now the means to ensure his unfaithful self is never born.
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#SVFF2014 Movies selected under Best of Silicon Valley Movies category…..

Here are the Movies under Best of Silicon Valley Movies category…..

Unplugged
Om Suryayanamaha (Salutations to the Sun)
The Invisible Peak

Not the last … wait lot more selections yet to come!!!!!

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#SVFF2014 Movies – Selection list 2……….

Here are the second set of movies selected for Silicon Valley Film Festival 2014.

VATTEN
World School
Pandora’s Promise
EN DIRECTO
I LOVE MADRID
NENA

 

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#SVFF2014 First Selection List………………………

We are happy to announce the first set of movies selected for 5th Anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival in association with US-China Film and Television Association. Come to meet the mainstream Directors from China looking to internationalize their film industry – Confirmed gusts and their movies are, THE ROAD (A true Story) by Zhang Wei, WINNER by Zhou Wei and more delegates.

Now here are the first set of movie selection for SVFF2014.

Callow & Sons
Phil the Phoenix
ON/OFF
A Poet Long Ago
A Tropical Sunday
Between Times
Moments
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Hello #SVFF2014 Movie Makers, Are you ready to hear about great movies will be played at Silicon Valley!!!

Hello #SVFF2014 Movie Makers,

Are you ready to hear about great movies out all the great ones you have submitted for #SVFF2014 will be played at Silicon Valley!!!

We are ready to announce the results. Thanks to the Judges.

We will be making this very exciting to all of us. How?

The results will be announced one by one every hour for the next couple of days – right here and first .

So, keep your fingers crossed, check often and enjoy this exciting moments.

Most importantly don’t forget to Congratulate your peers who made it to the #SVFF2014

-Team

Silicon Valley Film Festival

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SVFF 2014 (Tomorrow) Aug 31 is last date to submit your movies and Festival starts Nov. 7th

Submission Deadline: One Deadline: August 31st, 2014 .

Dear Filmmakers!

I’m Clara Smith , Marketing Director for Silicon Valley Film Festival.
We are happy to announce the dates for our 5th anniversary this year SVFF2014 starting from Nov. 7th in Silicon Valley!. As we grow every year our guests list also growing  including our city Mayors, chief judge Hollywood Cameraman Alex buono and this year we partner with US-China Movie and Television Association and hosting group of mainstream directors and producers from China and screening their movies as well.

 I Hope you might have joined our previous years’ festivals or our team might have come across the movie you have made .  We’d like to invite you to welcome and submit for Silicon Valley Film Festival 2014. Pl. find the details below. Wish you great success in Film making!

Regards,
Clara Smith
Silicon Valley Film Festival – Marketing


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The 5th annual
5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival 2014 Starting from November 7th, Friday

5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival
2014
Starting from November 7th, Friday

Silicon Valley Film Festival 2014
 California, USA  

www.svfilmfestival.org



New at SVFF 2014!!
New Awards: ‘NARRATIVE FEATURE’, ‘COMMERCIAL AD SPOT’, AS WELL AS “BEST ACTOR”, “ACTRESS”, “DIRECTOR”, “EDITOR”, AND “CINEMATOGRAPHY”. ‘SVFF Jury’s HONORABLE MENTION’ of ‘TOP 3 MOVIES’ in every category. More new categories – lots of chances to be recognized and honored by the people from the World’s technology paradise – Silicon Valley at SVFF 2014.

Dear Filmmakers,

We are happy to announce our 5th annual Silicon Valley Film Festival – 2014, celebrating Silicon Valley Innovations in Digital Cinema around the world – now accepting submissions in more than 7 categories. We are happy to personally invite you to submit your incredible Films for SVFF and join us at SVFF 2014.

Film Submission Deadlines:
  • One Deadline: August 31, 2014.
  • One flat fee:
  • $20 for Short Films (Less than 30 minutes)
  • $30 for Feature Films (Over 30 minutes)

NEW SVFF AWARDS

  • Narrative Features, Commercial ad, and Best Actor, Actress, Director, Editor, Cinematography

SVFF SPECIAL AWARDS

  • Best Vision of the Future,
  • Best Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Best Green Earth.

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

  • Movie Screenings – Top selection of movies from around the world and from Silicon Valley Moviemakers.
  • Pitching & Film Fund Raising
  • World Premieres of feature Films
  • Award Ceremony, Green Carpet Reception, performances, VIPs, Panels and more.
SILICON VALLEY
FILM FESTIVAL
With the vision for ‘Tomorrow’s World’, Silicon Valley truly is the birth place of Digital Film Making and Digital Media including the top A companies (Adobe, Apple, Avid, Auto Desk). In the heart of Silicon Valley, the Hi-Tech community is celebrating the Spirit of Silicon Valley the Power of Imagination by promoting Digital Cinema and giving international movie makers a venue to showcase their creativity, find funding and meet with fellow filmmakers, Media Companies, Producers and Distributors at Silicon Valley Film Festival.
 
Silicon Valley Awards
Honoring world digital filmmakers with our esteemed Silicon Valley Awards every year.
Awards include best of the following categories: Feature and Short in Narrative, Documentary, Animation, Music, Commercial Ad Spot, Green Earth, Vision of the Future, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and best Actor, Actress, Director, Editor, Cinematography.
All Awards are selected by our Chief Judges except Audience choice award. Visit our past ‘SVFF Hall of Fame’ page at www.svfilmfestival.org
 
SVFF Inviting International Judges:
Do you have a favorite filmmaker whom you want to be part of SVFF Judges, send us their contact info. at svff@svfilmfestival.org, we will be glad to talk to them.
 
Submit online
Our programming team eagerly inviting you to submit your great work for Silicon Valley Film Festival to take it to the rest of the world. Please submit online. http://www.svfilmfestival.org/svfilmfestival_submissions.aspx#
 
 
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5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival 2014 Starting from November 7th, Friday

We are happy to announce

5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival
2014
Starting from November 7th, Friday

5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival  2014 Starting from November 7th, Friday

5th anniversary Silicon Valley Film Festival
2014
Starting from November 7th, Friday

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