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In Case You Missed It: NIFP Writers Q&A Panel 6/22/2017 Youtube

By |June 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Our first ever video recording of a meeting, and it was a GREAT one. NIFP Writers Q&A panel June 22nd, 2017. Where we kickoff the PETE LIPINS MADLIBS SHORT FILM CHALLENGE. Featuring Chuck Mittan, Dorothy Booraem, Doug Sasse, Lisa Kovanda, and Mark Albracht. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EgkdM9VPIWE

Pete Lipins Madlibs Short Film Challenge 2017

By |June 22nd, 2017|Festivals and Events|

RULES: Fill in the CHARACTER 1, CHARACTER 2, OBJECTS, and NUMBER fields. Create a 5 minute TRT (Total Run Time) or less short film by July 5th, 2017 at midnight and send your YouTube, Dropbox, or Vimeo link to nifpdotorg@gmail.com. Must be a current or new NIFP member to enter and win. Entries will be [...]

Film Streams 2017 Local Filmmakers Showcase entries due July 21st

By |June 22nd, 2017|Nebraska Film Festivals|

Film Streams, Omaha’s nonprofit cinema, is now accepting submissions from artists in Nebraska and Iowa for its 2017 Local Filmmakers Showcase. OMAHA, Neb. (4/28/2017) — Film Streams, Omaha’s nonprofit dedicated to the presentation and discussion of film as an art form, is now accepting submissions for its eighth annual Local Filmmakers Showcase—a curated program featuring [...]

Special Thanks: Final Draft

By |June 22nd, 2017|Resources|

Thanks to Final Draft, we are giving away several copies of Final Draft 10 to winners of our Pete Lipins Madlibs Short Film Contest. NIFP.org is proud to work with Final Draft to get professional software into the hands of all levels of creatives seeking to improve their writing for screens of all sizes. Thanks for [...]

NIFP FOURTH THURSDAY 6/22/17 – MADLIBS SCRIPT CHALLENGE – KICKOFF WRITERS Q&A PANEL

By |June 3rd, 2017|Festivals and Events, Meetings|

We are reviving our original Madlibs Script Challenge. Three Winners will receive a copy of Final Draft screenwriting software! Filmmakers of All Skill Levels in Nebraska – from Council Bluffs to Scottsbluff – are encouraged to enter our fill-in-the-blank short film challenge. This meeting is the kickoff event for our 3-5 minute short film contest. [...]

NIFP meeting 5-18-2017: Dan Iske at Turbine Flats

By |May 12th, 2017|Meetings|

MEETING: Thursday May 18th, 2017. Join us at Turbine Flats in Lincoln with special guest filmmaker Dan Iske. He has produced several feature films and now a third season of his series The Dead Hour.Dan has a great attitude about getting things done the right way on a shoestring budget. Check out his websites. http://www.skylinefilm.com [...]

NIFP Omaha Meeting 4/20/2017

By |April 5th, 2017|Meetings|

Join us April 20th at the Image Arts Building (North Sea Films) in Omaha. Bring your trailer or short film as an MP4 file (limit of 7 minutes please) on a USB device to share with the group. We will be talking about membership benefits and furthering discussion about concrete action that our nonprofit can [...]

The arts are important at the Ross!

By |March 21st, 2017|News|

As schools are facing possible cuts in funding for the arts, the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center (The Ross) is ensuring that University of NE-Lincoln college students and Lincoln Public School Arts and Humanities students experience the art of filmmaking first hand. When The Ross brings in visiting directors and producers for movie talks, [...]

Winners: Omaha Film Festival 2017

By |March 13th, 2017|Festivals and Events|

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE FILMMAKERS AND SCREENWRITERS! Film Jury Prizes: Best Nebraska Short Film – “The Quest for Excalispoon” by Sam Senser, Thomas Johnson Best Nebraska Short Film Honorable Mention – “Spelling Bee” by Dominic Cilfalo Best Nebraska Short Documentary – “Missing Piece” by Tim Guthrie Best Short Film – “A Beautiful Day” by Phedon [...]

2017 Omaha Film Festival – Wednesday – Day 2

By |March 9th, 2017|Festivals and Events|

Our first day with multiple screens brought us one feature length documentary, three narrative feature films, 12 short films in two blocks, three Q&As, and filmmakers and screenwriters from around the world! A truly international evening with our first short film block of international films and the filmmaker for “No Soy Yo (This Isn’t Me)” [...]