We're happy to announce that rockstar drone lawyer Paul Fraidenburgh will be speaking at the NYCDFF. Check out Paul's article about drone cinema for Moviemaker magazine here
Here at NYCDFF we're determined to have the most epic and exciting festival ever. That's why we're psyched to announce that we've invited some of the internets most famous and infamous drone films to be screened during our festival. You've probably seen them before but you've never seen them on the big screen. So far we've added:
Corridor Digital's "Superman with a GoPro"
Jos Stiglingh's "Fireworks filmed with a Drone"
Weddingman123's "Drone quadcopter hits groom in the head"
More to come!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FIRST ANNUAL NEW YORK CITY DRONE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS AND 2015 DATE, FEBRUARY 21
Festival announces programming team promotions
(NEW YORK, NY) August 11, 2014 —The New York City Drone Film Festival (NYCDFF) will be held February 21st, 2015 in New York City. Today the festival announced a call for submissions for short films shot primarily with, or featuring majority of footage from, drones or unmanned aerial vehicles. Entry is open to short films with a runtime of five minutes in length or less.
NYCDFF supports and celebrates the creative expression of aerial filmmakers from around the world. The Festival will host a screening of the short films, curated conversation and an awards ceremony. Official sponsor information and list of prizes to follow.
Deadlines to submit U.S. and International films for the 2015 New York City Drone Film Festival are as follows:
August 11, 2014: SUBMISSIONS OPEN for short films
November 30, 2014: OFFICIAL ENTRY DEADLINE for short films
Submissions rules and regulations and complete information regarding eligibility for the 2015 New York City Drone Film Festival are now available at www.nycdronefilmfestival.com. Questions regarding submissions may be directed to NYCDroneFF@gmail.com
EDITOR NOTE: An image for 2015 TFF can be found here for any photo needs https://www.dropbox.com/s/rstv3wj9sx76doz/NYCDFF%20LOGO.jpg