Day Labor film blog


October in DC
July 31, 2008, 3:31 pm
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Another great festival update.  Day Labor will be screening at the DC Labor Film Festival in our nation’s capitol on the weekend of October 9-12.  The 8th annual DC Labor festival highlights films dealing with workers and the workplace…what a great fit!

DC Labor Film Festival
October 9-12 (specifics TBA)

More festival notifications are due in the next two weeks, so hopefully we’ll have some more good news.

Oh, and I sent off the obligatory entries to Sundance and Slamdance.  It’s like buying a lottery ticket…

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August in the ATL
July 31, 2008, 3:26 pm
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Festival Update:

Day Labor will be screening at two festivals on back-to-back weekends in August!

Atlanta Underground Film Festival
Friday August 22
8:00 PM
The Plaza Theater (on Ponce)

Dragon*Con Independent Short Film Festival
August 29-31 (specific screening TBA)
The Hyatt Regency

Great news, and it will be fun to see Day Labor on the big screen in front of a local crowd.



Day Labor gets STIFFed
April 14, 2008, 10:07 am
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Got a call yesterday from the Seattle True Independent Film Festival (STIFF) saying that “Day Labor” is officially selected!

STIFF

The festival takes place in June.  I’ll post the actual date and time of the screening later,
in case you want an excuse to go visit the original Starbucks…



Screening in Kennesaw
April 14, 2008, 10:03 am
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Day Labor will be screening at the Kennesaw Film Festival next Friday, along with cast and crew Q&A between films.

April 18, 2008
Kennesaw State University
7pm-11pm Social Sciences Building
Shorts Program

More info is at the Atlanta Film Community website (which is a great new resource: check it out)

Atlanta Film Community article



Great review
February 26, 2008, 12:31 pm
Filed under: festivals, Reviews

“Day Labor” is reviewed in the March issue of MicroFilmmaker magazine, and received the “Best of Show” award with a score of 9.4 out of 10! Congratulations to all of the cast and crew for making a great movie. Read the full review here:

http://www.microfilmmaker.com/critiques/Issue28/Day_Lab1.html

More festival submissions sent out:

  • Charlotte
  • DC Shorts
  • Super Shorts (London)
  • Worldwide Shorts (Toronto)
  • Palm Springs
  • New Orleans

and, unfortunately, the first rejections: Atlanta and Cannes. Oh, well.