Forwarded by Jeremy Butler. For more information, contact Eric Knutson <[log in to unmask]> >Date: Fri, 17 Oct 1997 14:38:25 -0700 >From: Eric Knutson <[log in to unmask]> > >Hello. > >We are contacting you to present you and your students with >a unique opportunity. Pathfinder (www.pathfinder.com), >Time Warner's extremely popular Internet Site, and >RealNetworks (www.real.com), the recognized leader in the >streaming media market, are teaming up to put on the First >Annual Reel Time Film Festival. > >The Reel Time Film Festival's goal is to encourage the >work of independent and experimental filmmakers and to >promote the Internet as a forum for films. The Festival, >the first of its kind, will run from October 6 through the >end of November. We invite you to take a look at our >Web site at www.reeltimefilm.com. > >We will be accepting submissions in four different >categories. All submissions should be between 3 and 10 >minutes long; applications can be printed from the >Festival Web Site. Five finalists will be announced on >November 18; their submissions will be viewed by our >panel of celebrity judges. From November 18 through >25, visitors will be able to watch the final five selections >online and vote for their favorite. > >On November 25 winners in each of the four categories, >as well as the Viewer's Choice, will be announced. Each >winner will receive a Toshiba DVD player and an >assortment of DVD movies from Warner Home Video, >among other great prizes. > >We are contacting you to give you and your students a >head start; early submissions have a chance to be >highlighted on the site in the near future. > >So join us in an exciting opportunity to showcase your >work in Reel Time. > >If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to >contact us at: > >Eric Knutson >[log in to unmask] >206-674-2458 >or >Scott Kaplan >[log in to unmask] >212-522-8897 > > > ---- Jeremy Butler [log in to unmask] ScreenSite http://www.tcf.ua.edu/ScreenSite Telecommunication & Film/University of Alabama/Tuscaloosa ---- Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the University of Alabama.