Friday, February 19, 2010

MMIF


On saturday I will be showing a video for the Rabbicorn Story at MMIF.  It will play at the 3pm sl time slot and will be hosted by Evie Fairchild and CodeWarrior Carling.  Machinima grows immensely each year and this event is an example of where it is heading with the movies being shown in first life cinemas.  The official press release is below. 





Avatars starring at global film festival
MMIF 2010
MaMachinima International Festival
Saturday Feb. 20 th , 2010
MMIF sims (SL™) + PLANETART,  Wibautstraat 150 Amsterdam (NL)
‘MMIF 2010′ is the second edition of an annual film festival in 3D cyberspace with a screening in physical space (‘RL’). A seven hour movie marathon with a two hour afterparty. MMIF 2010 can also be followed on the web via live stream broadcasts.
The MMIF is a celebration of ‘Machinima’: a new cinematic art form, created with virtual worlds and video games. On 3D Internet platforms like Second Life®, any kind of movie sets can be build for very low costs. The MMIF aims to bring machinima to a wider audience, online – and offline. Machinima artists from all over the world are present in real time at the virtual MMIF Theatre. They present over 50 short films and have talks with other machinimatographers and an international audience.
Audience in Amsterdam can follow the MMIF event projected live on a big screen at the PLANETART Medialab Artspace. They can bring their own laptop computers to interact with the show on the big screen. Free wireless Internet and electricity is provided. No entrance fee at PLANETART, however tickets are required -  reservations must be made via email. Details at  http://MMIF.org
The MMIF is a volunteer-run non-profit collaboration of MaMachinima with PLANETART , Volkskrantgebouw, Meta.Live.Nu, Pop Art Lab, VMax, AviewTV, Ystreams.TV, Metaworld Broadcasting, MetaMeets, Gallery Fermate, Museum Of The Bohemian, and many volunteers. MMIF 2010 is financed by donations and gifts. Virtual land sponsored by Linden Lab®. The MMIF was initiated by the Dutch film maker  Chantal Harvey.
MMIF 2010 info, promo video, full programme, live streams, contact and  latest updates and changes at   http://MMIF.org
MMIF 2010 ARTISTS:
Gala Charron – Ogogoro -  Lainy Voom – Draxtor Despres – Bryn Oh -  Rohan Fermi – Toxic Menges – Tara Yeats – Phaylen Fairchild – Pooky Amsterdam     & Russell (Rosco) Boyd – Poid Mahovlich – CodeWarrior Carling     – Evie Fairchild – Graham Miami – Kronos Kirkorian – Osprey Therian – Chaffro Schoonmaker  -  SaveMe Oh -  Dulci Parx – Chatnoir Studios – Paisley Beebe – Rysan Fall – Sol Bartz (phil Rice) – Rocksea Renegade – Cisko Vandeverre – Nitwacket (Pyewacket Bellman) – Chantal Harvey – Lowe Runo     – Pia Klaar – Al Peretz – Halden Beaumont – Kolor Fall – Binary Quandry – spyVspy Aeon – Animatechnica – Miles Eleventhauer – Lizsolo Mathilde – Delgado Cinquetti – L1aura Loire – Iono Allen – Pyewacket Kazyanenko – Fort Knight – Luca Lisci – Larkworthy Antfarm  – Beans Canning  - Gtoon Jun – Tutsy Navarathna –  Hadji Ling – Colemarie Soleil – Xineohp Guisse – Lorin Tone – Ian Friar – Suzy Yue  – Claus Uriza     / Emily Hifeng – Meta Lord,  and  others.
MMIF  2010 TIMES:
Saturday 20th of  February
19:00 CET (= SL 10 am PST) – DOORS OPEN
20:00 CET (= SL 11 am PST) – Opening ceremony + Machinima film screenings
03:00 CET (= SL 6 pm PST) – THE END + After party online in SL
PHYSICAL LOCATION:
PLANETART Medialab Artspace
Wibautstraat 150
1091 GR Amsterdam (NL)
VIRTUAL LOCATION:
MMIF  1, 2, 3, 4
Second Life®
Teleport links via http://MMIF.org

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