Press Releases,,
THE METHOD FEST TO ANNOUNCE FILM SELECTIONS FEB. 28
,recommendation,shopping,advice,simple,movies,films,film news and views,news and views,film industy,movie reviews,film news,film,news,views,television,made for tv movies,interactive entertainment,hollywood,hollywood news,celebrity news,insiders perspective,film reviewer,watch film,film trailer,new releases,new release,new release movie,new release film,movie reviewer,opinion,viewpoint,forum,discussion
Press Releases Section
Visit Film News And Views
GoTo Section:
Home Current News Press Releases Film Reviews Film Trailers Film Festivals Insiders ViewPoints Film Viewers Commentary
Top Links:
FNAV Video Clips Interviews Featured Film Festival Industry Resources List of
Film Schools
free screen writing course
Section Home > THE METHOD FEST
 In This Section
 Section Home
 Articles
 News
 Search
 Table Of Contents
$sitealttxt
 On This Website
 Home Page
 Current News
 Resources

movies,films,film news and views,news and views,film industy,movie reviews,film news,film,news,views,television, made for tv movies, interactive entertainment,hollywood,hollywood news,celebrity news,insiders perspective,film reviewer,watch film, film trailer, new releases, new release,new release movie,new release film,movie reviewer,opinion,viewpoint,forum,discussion


Press Releases THE METHOD FEST TO ANNOUNCE FILM SELECTIONS FEB. 28 Film News And Views - Press Releases - THE METHOD FEST TO ANNOUNCE FILM SELECTIONS FEB. 28 Press Releases,, THE METHOD FEST TO ANNOUNCE FILM SELECTIONS FEB. 28 ,recommendation,shopping,advice,simple,movies,films,film news and views,news and views,film industy,movie reviews,film news,film,news,views,television,made for tv movies,interactive entertainment,hollywood,hollywood news,celebrity news,insiders perspective,film reviewer,watch film,film trailer,new releases,new release,new release movie,new release film,movie reviewer,opinion,viewpoint,forum,discussion
THE METHOD FEST TO ANNOUNCE FILM SELECTIONS FEB. 28

Feb 20, 2008

The film lineup for the 10th annual The Method Fest independent film festival will be announced in a Sneak Preview Party, Thursday, February 28, at Pierce College’s Performing Arts Center (Main Stage Theater) beginning at 7 pm, festival organizers announced today.  Local filmmakers and star actors from the selected films will attend the event.  A total of 27 feature films and 50 shorts will be selected to play in the festival, slated for March 27 – April 3 in Calabasas.

<>Named after a famous school of acting, The Method Fest is the only major film festival in the U.S. focusing on acting, celebrating breakout acting performances in story driven independent films. The Method Fest takes great pride in being a discovery festival, looking to help launch the works of young fresh filmmakers and to discover breakthrough performances by young, bold new actors. In only nine years, more than 100 feature films that have played / premiered at The Method Fest have gained theatrical release and/or TV and home video distribution. <> 

Films submitted to the Method Fest this year by American filmmakers came from 36 states – many from strong film centers like
California and New York, but also from Kansas, Utah, Alabama, Georgia, Vermont, and Virginia.  From abroad, films came from Australia, Brazil, Canada, England, France, Germany, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Spain, South Korea, and Russia. A large number of entries are student projects from prestigious film schools like USC, UCLA, The Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Florida State, Columbia University, and the American Film Institute.  <>

Film stars who have participated in The Method Fest include Oscar winning actors Maximilian Schell and Dennis Hopper, Jeff Bridges, Julie Harris, Ruby Dee, Beau Bridges, Martin Landau, Jeremy Sisto, James Earl Jones, Peter Falk, Jena Malone, Rod Steiger, Michael Madsen, Jennifer Tilly, Rae Dawn Chong, Crispin Glover, Mark Rydell, Billy Dee Williams, Jason London, Fran Dresher, Karen Black, Jon Cryer, Marla Gibbs, Bryan Cranston, Clifton Collins, Jr., Robert Forster, Kirk Harris, Joe Mantegna, Jon Jacobs, Shirley Knight, Julie Harris, Hill Harper, Kim Hunter, Robert Carlyle, Eric Palladino, Matthew Lillard, Jr., Kevin Pollak and many others.
<> 

Other stars in Method Fest films have included
Sir Ian McKellen, Christopher Plummer, Faye Dunaway, Naomi Watts, Lisa Kudrow, Kiefer Sutherland, Joseph Fiennes, Portia de Rossi, Gary Busey, John Ritter, Brendan Fletcher, Meatloaf, Harry Hamlin Jr., Jaime Pressley, Elizabeth Shue, Douglas Spain, Deborah Cara Unger, Taye Diggs, Brad Renfro, Jeff Daniels, Judy Marte, Coolio, Miranda Otto.  <>

The Method Fest is presented by the City of
Calabasas and presenting media partners, Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications, Daily News and LA.com. Lead sponsors include Corona, Sony, Christie Digital, Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Modern VideoFilm, International Bonded Couriers, and Wexler.  Festival sponsors include Bernard’s,  FilmFinders, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, the Motion Picture & Television Fund, Laemmle Theaters, Leonis Adobe, Pierce College, Calabasas Inn, indieprinting.com, withoutabox.com, and the Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley / Valley of the Stars. Festival supporters include FilmFinders, Purple Pacific Pictures, Creative Handbook, MoneyMailer, Sagebrush Cantina, Friends of Film, Calitalia Restaurant, Mi Piace,  and the Calabasas Chamber of Commerce.  ### <> 

Directions to
Pierce College: <> 

Pierce College's Performing Arts Center, Main Stage Theater, is located at 6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills, CA, 91371.

Take the US-101 Fwy to Woodland Hills

Take the WINNETKA AVE exit toward WOODLAND HILLS - go 0.2 mi

Turn  Right on WINNETKA AVE if going Westbound on 101, or turn Left if going Eastbound on 101 - go 0.7 mi

Arrive at 6201 WINNETKA AVE, WOODLAND HILLS – take the Calvert Street  entrance, follow the Brahma Drive and make a left at Stadium Way and go up the hill at Parking Lot 6.

 

###

  July 19, 2019

Press Releases,, THE METHOD FEST TO ANNOUNCE FILM SELECTIONS FEB. 28 ,recommendation,shopping,advice,simple,movies,films,film news and views,news and views,film industy,movie reviews,film news,film,news,views,television,made for tv movies,interactive entertainment,hollywood,hollywood news,celebrity news,insiders perspective,film reviewer,watch film,film trailer,new releases,new release,new release movie,new release film,movie reviewer,opinion,viewpoint,forum,discussion