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Special Outdoor NIFP event- Saturday Aug 20th 1PM-4PM

By |August 18th, 2016|Festivals and Events|

Lincoln Local Guides and Nebraska Independent Film Projects (NIFP.org) invite you to meet us at the Prairie. An Event for friends, family, nature lovers, filmmakers and anyone else who enjoys wide open spaces in the Great Plains of Nebraska. Join us at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center, Southwest 100th Street, Denton, NE, United States. MAP [...]

Flat Water Terrors Bluray Release Screening/Benefit -BE THERE- 7/29/16

By |July 25th, 2016|Festivals and Events|

Flat Water Terrors Bluray Release Screening - Emceed by Mark Popejoy Alamo Drafthouse Omaha, 12750 Westport Pkwy, La Vista, NE 68138 Friday, July 29th at 9:00 pm. $5 Q&A at 10:30 pm All proceeds from bluray sales will be donated to Nebraska Independent Film Projects and the Eastern Nebraska Film Office. Attendees will receive a [...]

Great ‘contest’ model to spark some Nebraska production?

By |July 15th, 2016|Festivals and Events|

This contest in Wyoming looks like a great idea to steal here in Nebraska. See the entries: ThatsWYFilms on Vimeo   "The Wyoming Short Film Contest invited filmmakers from around the world to submit their shorts online, with a total running time of no more than 15 minutes. Professional filmmakers as well as film students [...]

Screenwriters Forum Omaha @ Legend Comics & Coffee, with special speaker John Kaye – 3/19/2016

By |March 17th, 2016|Festivals and Events, Industry|

ATTENTION!!! Have you ever thought about seeing your screenplay on the big screen? Of course you have. Why else would you write a "screen"play. If so, perhaps you should listen to someone who has! Head to the Screenwriter's Forum this weekend (it's free). Screenwriter/Novelist/Playwright John Kaye, who has had his screenplays produced by major studios [...]

Omaha Film Festival 2016

By |March 15th, 2016|Festivals and Events|

What a great festival! Seriously Marc/Jeremy/Jason upped the game, as well as ALL of the Nebraska Shorts this year. So many great stories and connections. NIFP is proud to have played a small part, with clips from Jon Bokenkamp's 2006 NIFP guest talk at the Mary Riepma Ross theater featured in the Lew Hunter documentary. [...]

Q&A WITH DIRECTOR KEVIN WILLMOTT 4/1/2016 @ ROSS

By |March 15th, 2016|Festivals and Events|

The screening of JAYHAWKERS will be begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be followed by the Q&A. Admission is at regular Ross prices. Click here for more information on JAYHAWKERS. KEVIN WILLMOTT Writer/Producer/Director Kevin Willmott wrote and directed the critically acclaimed feature film C.S.A: Confederate States Of America. A movie about America, had the South [...]

NIFP December 2015 Social- PUB NIGHT at Blue Blood Brewing Company (6PM-8PM)

By |November 16th, 2015|Festivals and Events|

To celebrate the rebooted NIFP.org and brainstorm our course in 2016! Come join us for some *free* food and drink at Blue Blood Brewing Company as we gather together to make Filmmaking In Nebraska even more better-er! Yep, Blue Blood is the company that is rehabbing Robber's Cave into their new location in 2016! But [...]

Three World Class Filmmakers visit the Ross with their films.

By |November 5th, 2015|Festivals and Events|

Norman A. Geske Cinema Showcase for the remainder of the fall 2015 semester: Kalyanee Mam who will be appearing for a Q&A on the opening night of her movie from Cambodia titled A RIVER CHANGES COURSE on Friday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m. Jack Walsh and Marsha Kahm who will be appearing for a Q&A [...]

NIFP booth at MakeLincoln 2015

By |September 8th, 2015|Festivals and Events|

Hey team! NIFP is planning on having an informational booth AND a DIY short film project at Make Lincoln 2015. WE NEED HELP with staffing our educational short film shoot: KID ACTORS: need 4-6 children ages 6-12 years old to be in a simple sci-fi special effects shoot to be edited live at the event. [...]

National Film Challenge

By |October 1st, 2012|Festivals and Events|

We’re getting the word out about this year’s National Film Challenge -- an official companion to the 48 Hour Film Project. The Film Challenge is a hyper-creative, timed competition that jam-packs an entire short film production into three days, open to participants the world over. Top films screen in Hollywood in 2013, with cash awards [...]