By Indiewire Staff | Indiewire August 30, 2011 at 9:08AM
Today on indieWIRE, we compiled a guide for Venice 2011, outlined the Project of the Day competition, caught the new "Alps" trailer from the director of "Dogtooth" and much more.
Venice 2011: A Guide To The Film Festival
It’s one of the year’s major international cinematic events and indieWIRE will be offering a variety of coverage over the course of the fest.
Project of the Day: This is the One Where We Announce the Monthly and Weekly Prizes
Today’s kind of a big deal at indieWIRE: We’ve combined our editorial and our audience to create direct connections that can help filmmakers.
indieWIRE’s Project of the Day: Finding “MOM” with a Motley Crew of Private Eyes
Here’s your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you’ll have the chance to vote for your favorite.
Watch: Teaser for “Dogtooth” Director’s Latest Oddity, “Alps”
If you thought “Dogtooth” was provocative, just wait till you hear what “Alps” is about.
Talking with Eli Craig, Director of Our VOD Pick of the Week: “Tucker & Dale Vs. Evil”
indieWIRE caught up with Eli Craig to dish on his love for horror movies and why he decided to mock them.
REVIEW | Chinese Fantasy Epic “Detective Dee” Delivers A Better Ride Than Most U.S. Alternatives
A giant, hollow Buddha that dwarfs a city, spontaneous combustion, uneasy shapeshifting and gravity-defying martial arts: These are the far-reaching pleasures of “Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame.”
Talking TIFF: Co-Director Cameron Bailey On The 2011 Toronto Film Festival
Before you head to TIFF 2011, festival co-director Cameron Bailey wants to give you a heads up: It’s not the same festival you might have gotten used to.
iW’s Online Video of the Day: Watch Joseph Gordon-Levitt Melt Hearts by Singing in French
Mon Dieu! Today’s video is a hot one, featuring a swoon-inducing Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
Closing Night Film for the London Film Festival: Rachel Weisz in “The Deep Blue Sea”
The 55th BFI London Film Festival will close Oct. 27 with the UK premiere of “The Deep Blue Sea,” starring Rachel Weisz and adapted and directed by Terence Davies.
Project of the Week Winners Receive a Consultation from SnagFilms. Here’s How It Works.
Understanding digital distribution is now as much a part of independent filmmaking as ramen noodles. Unlike ramen, which is easily understood, digital distribution is not.
Who Were The Winners And Losers Of The Summer Of 2011?
As the summer winds die down with a flat and uninspired whimper, the realization sets in: the summer of 2011 was for the birds.