WELCOME TO THE

GLENDALE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2017

CONGRATULATIONS FILM MAKERS & SCREENWRITERS!  YOUR EXCEPTIONAL WORK HAS BEEN ACCEPTED!  TO INSURE A SMOOTH FESTIVAL-GOING EXPERIENCE, PLEASE READ THOROUGHLY!

 

 

1. ADVERTISING YOUR FILM OR SCREENPLAY IN THE FESTIVAL PROGRAM - WE HAVE A BEAUTIFUL FULL COLOR FESTIVAL PROGRAM. YOUR FILM IS LISTED WITH A SYNOPSIS AND A POSTER OF YOUR FILM. YOU CAN HAVE AN ADDITIONAL COLOR AD WITH YOUR ARTWORK, CAST INFO, ETC.  IN THE PROGRAM WHICH IS 8 ½” X 11” AND PRINTED AT HIGH RESOLUTION!

A.  Full Page All Color -   $500 (copy should be 7" x 9")

B.   Half Page All Color -  $275 (copy should be 5.5" x 8")

C.  Quarter Page All Color -  $125 (copy should be 5" x 4")

D.   Business Card Size Color -  $100  (copy should be 3.5” X 2”)

Send your ad copy ASAP to giff@velvetrhodesproductions.com or

call (818)-247-4509 payments to paypal.com "velvetrho@sbcglobal.net"

2. ADVERTISING YOUR FILM OR SCREENPLAY IN THE CRESCENTA VALLEY WEEKLY - YOU CAN HAVE AN ADVERTISEMENT IN THE CRESCENTA VALLEY WEEKLY WHICH IS OUR MEDIA SPONSOR. 

  • This is our listing of the films being shown with screening times. This is an opportunity to advertise with a choice of different ad sizes. 

  • Your ad is listed next to the screening times.

  • Contact sonya marquez, send her your ad/poster and she will advise of costs. 

  • The more film makers and screenwriters that participate the lower the costs

  • For example, if 10 film makers take an ad, the cost is $60 each.

  • If 3 film makers take an ad, the cost is $200 each.

Please contact Sonya Marquez, Account Executive:

 

818.381.2000

I. ATTENDANCE

 
  1. YOU ARE INVITED TO BE FULLY ENGAGED IN THE ENTIRE 8 DAY FESTIVAL, ATTENDING ALL EVENTS AND PARTICIPATING TO THE FULLEST. 

  2. THIS IS NOT JUST A "SCREEN YOUR MOVIE, READ YOUR SCREENPLAY AND LEAVE EVENT!!!"  

  3. YOU ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO BE ON TIME AT THE BEGINNING OF YOUR BLOCK AND STAY UNTIL THE Q&A.  IF YOU ARRIVE LATE YOU WILL NOT BE ADMITTED.

  4. YOUR SCREENING TIME IS ATTACHED.

  5. SELECTED FILM MAKERS AND SCREEN WRITERS WILL RECEIVE TWO "8 DAY ALL ACCESS PASSES" when you check in at the MGN FIVESTAR CINEMA. These passes give YOU ALL ACCESS TO ALL FILMS AND ENTRY TO THE AWARDS SHOW AT GAUCHOS VILLAGE. IF YOU HAVE GUESTS THEY WILL NEED TO PURCHASE A $25 TICKET WHICH DOES NOT INCLUDE FOOD OR DRINKS.

  6. IF YOU NEED EXTRA 8 DAY PASSES FOR YOUR CAST AND CREW you may purchase them for $50.00 EACH at the “TICKETS” page.

  7. FOR YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS, INDIVIDUAL SEATING TICKETS ARE $15.00 for your screening at the MGN FIVE STAR CINEMA and may be purchased online at WWW.MGNFIVESTARCINEMA.COM

  8. For your family and friends INDIVIDUAL SEATING TICKETS ARE $15.00 FOR YOUR SCREENING AT THE PACIFIC THEATRES, AMERICANA and may be purchased at the “TICKETS” page.

  9. DUE TO BEING SOLD OUT LAST YEAR AND ARE ANTICIPATING SOLD OUT SHOWS THIS YEAR, IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO GET YOUR TICKETS AHEAD OF TIME ONLINE.

AWARDS SHOW 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm October 5, 2016 at Gauchos Village

YOU WILL RECEIVE TWO "8 DAY ALL ACCESS PASSES" WHEN YOU CHECK IN AT THE MGN FIVESTAR CINEMA!!!!! GIVES YOU ALL ACCESS TO ALL FILMS ONLY AND INCLUDES ENTRY TO THE AWARDS SHOW AT GAUCHOS VILLAGE. IF YOU HAVE GUESTS THEY WILL NEED TO PURCHASE A $25 TICKET WHICH DOES NOT INCLUDE FOOD OR DRINKS.

  • Your cost for Gauchos Village buffet is $19.00 for salad bar only and $40.00 for full dinner buffet which includes all items. 

  • No host Bar - You buy your own drinks.

  • Gauchos Village, 135 North Maryland Avenue, Glendale CA 91206 (directly across the street from MGN Five Star Cinema).

  • if you are nominated and are a winner yet do not attend, your award will be given to an alternate winner in attendance.

  • You will need to RSVP for the Awards Show as seating is limited! Email:

II. WHERE TO PARK

 

PARKING AT MGN FIVE STAR CINEMA,

128 NORTH MARYLAND AVENUE,

GLENDALE CA 91206

90 MINUTES FREE PARKING

VALIDATED $1.00 FOR 4 HOURS AT:

Exchange Parking Garage (across the street from MGN)
115 N. Maryland Ave., Glendale, CA 91206
Located on Maryland Avenue between

California and Wilson Avenues

PARKING AT PACIFIC THEATRES, AMERICANA

VALIDATED $1.00 FOR 4 HOURS AT:

Pacific Theatres 18-Plex: (self park) 889 Americana Way, Glendale, CA 91210  Enter Americana Way off Central Avenue or Brand Boulevard.

III. CHECK IN TIMES

 

CHECK IN FOR ALL SCREENINGS IS AT THE

MGN FIVE STAR CINEMA.

DO NOT GO TO THE PACIFIC THEATRES FOR CHECK IN

THERE WILL BE NO ONE TO ACCOMODATE YOU FOR THAT.

CHECK IN DATE AND TIMES FOR MGN SCREENINGS

4:00 PM - 9/28/16 WEDNESDAY OPENING NIGHT RED CARPET

4:00 PM - 9/29/16 THURSDAY

4:00 PM - 9/30/16 FRIDAY

NOON - 10/1/16 SATURDAY

NOON - 10/2/16 SUNDAY

4:00 PM - 10/3/16 MONDAY

4:00 PM - 10/4/16 TUESDAY

10:00 AM - 10/5/16 WEDNESDAY

10/5/16 WEDNESDAY - AWARDS SHOW AT GAUCHOS VILLAGE

CHECK IN DATE AND TIMES FOR

PACFIC THEATRES  SCREENINGS

1:00 PM - 10/3/16 MONDAY

1:00 PM - 10/4/16 TUESDAY

10:00 AM - 10/5/16 WEDNESDAY

10/5/16 WEDNESDAY - AWARDS SHOW AT GAUCHOS VILLAGE

PLEASE CHECK SCREENING SCHEDULES LINKED BELOW:

IV. SPECIAL EVENTS

 

ALL SPECIAL EVENTS (PANELS AND READINGS)

WILL BE TAKING PLACE AT THE MGN 5 STAR CINEMA

Friday, 9/30/16, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm - SCREENPLAY READING CONTEST ALL SCREENWRITERS AND GUESTS MUST PURCHASE A TICKET FOR $15.00 (PLEASE CLICK HERE)

 

YOUR ALL ACCESS PASS IS ONLY FOR FILMS.

3 hours, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm in Block B1 on Friday, September 30 at the MGN FIVE STAR CINEMA, 128 N. Maryland Avenue, Glendale CA 91206.

1. We will read 7 pages EACH from all 16 ACCEPTED feature screenplays.

2. We will read 5 pages from the 4 Short screenplays accepted.

3. The winners will be announced at the end of the readings.

 

The following awards will be presented at the awards show on October 5, 2016 at Gauchos Village Steakhouse, 135 N. Maryland Ave., Glendale CA 91206:

 

  • Best SHORT Screenplay

  • HONORABLE MENTION Short SCREENPLAY

  • BEST Feature Screenplay

  • 2ND PLACE Feature Screenplay

  • 3RD PLACE FEATURE SCREENPLAY

  • 1 ST PLACE HONORABLE MENTION FEATURE SCREENPLAY

  • 2ND PLACE HONORABLE MENTION FEATURE SCREENPLAY

  • 3RD PLACE HONORABLE MENTION FEATURE SCREENPLAY

TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE $15.00 AND CAN BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE STARTING 8/29/16 (CLICK HERE)

PANEL DISCUSSION EVENTS

  1. Saturday 10/1/16, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – THE SCREENWRITERS’ JOURNEY – A panel discussion about writing books, screenplays and poetry.  Guest speakers Bernard Otis, Giancarlo Fusi and Randy Ertl.  You will have to buy a $15.00 ticket, available online at www.mgnfivestarcinema.com.  Block C1.

  2. Saturday 10/1/16, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm – THE FILM MAKERS’ JOURNEY – A panel discussion about making films.  Guest Speaker Sev Ohanian and other surprise guest speakers.  $15.00 tickets available online at www.mgnfivestarcinema.com.  Block C2.

PLEASE CHECK SCREENING SCHEDULES LINKED BELOW:

 

V. ADVERTISING FOR FILMS

& SCREENPLAYS

1. ADVERTISING YOUR FILM OR SCREENPLAY IN THE FESTIVAL PROGRAM - WE HAVE A BEAUTIFUL FULL COLOR FESTIVAL PROGRAM. YOUR FILM IS LISTED WITH A SYNOPSIS AND A POSTER OF YOUR FILM. YOU CAN HAVE AN ADDITIONAL COLOR AD WITH YOUR ARTWORK, CAST INFO, ETC.  IN THE PROGRAM WHICH IS 8 ½” X 11” AND PRINTED AT HIGH RESOLUTION!

A.  Full Page All Color -   $500

B.   Half Page All Color -  $275

C.  Quarter Page All Color -  $125

D.  3.5” X 2” Business Card Size Color -    $100

2. ADVERTISING YOUR FILM OR SCREENPLAY IN THE CRESCENTA VALLEY WEEKLY - YOU CAN HAVE AN ADVERTISEMENT IN THE CRESCENTA VALLEY WEEKLY WHICH IS OUR MEDIA SPONSOR. 

  • This is our listing of the films being shown with screening times. This is an opportunity to advertise with a choice of different ad sizes. 

  • Your ad is listed next to the screening times.

  • Contact sonya marquez, send her your ad/poster and she will advise of costs. 

  • The more film makers and screenwriters that participate the lower the costs

  • For example, if 10 film makers take an ad, the cost is $60 each.

  • If 3 film makers take an ad, the cost is $200 each.

Please contact Sonya Marquez, Account Executive:

 

818.381.2000

For more information please contact: