Film, Film, FilmBy Madeleine Gasparinatos | March 7th, 2012 in General
Hong Kong International Mobile Film Awards
At the end of March we’ll be heading to the 2nd annual Hong Kong International Mobile Film Awards. This awards series, the first of its type in Asia, celebrates international cultural exchange and helps to facilitate digital entertainment and creativity on portable devices. Best of luck to Simon Burrill with his short mobile film The Great Day of His Wrath.
Portable’s Fashion On Film Event
Portable hosted its first event in New York City last night at the Tribeca Grand Hotel. With in excess of 500 rsvps, the event attracted the attention of local fashion designers, photographers, filmmakers and other creatives within the Portable network.
The event — a screening of curated fashion films — saw premieres from international directors including Suzie Zabrowska (UK), Bruna Coutinho (Brazil), Alexander Haessner (USA), Dagmar Weaver-Madsen (USA), Zoja Smutny & Guntar Kravis (Canada).
The event also featured films from a number of Australian labels and directors including ManiaMania’sThe Modern Utopian directed by Cara Stricker and Above’s A/W12 film Shift, directed by Melbourne duo Adam Murfet and Jessie Oldfield.