Universal Film Festival 2007: The Magic Of Film

This website was created to promote the 2007 Universal Film Festival. Go to their current website at: http://universalfilmfestival.com/  to learn about the next Universal Film Festival Event.

ABOUT US

Founded by artists with experienced entrepreneurial imagination and vision, the mission of the Universal Film Festival is to create and continue to provide a credible and accessible venue for aspiring and talented filmmakers seeking a medium with which to showcase their work nationally and internationally

The Universal Film Festival  was organized to allow independent filmmakers an opportunity to gain regional, national and international recognition and award. Films may be showcased through The Universal Film Festival affiliations in Los Angeles, New York, and Kansas City.
The Universal Film Festival is an international film festival and applications are accepted from all over the world and in all genres of films. Winners are selected by a judging panel of film industry professionals, business professionals, and Universal Film Festival executives.

Our Vision is to be the premiere venue in North America for filmmakers from all over the world to present their independent film work in all categories and genre, and to provide aspiring filmmakers with excellent opportunities for networking and promotion of their work and talent.
American Artist Agency, Inc., Kansas City, MO. (A full service Modeling/Talent Agency), www.americanartistagency.com , is proud to present the Universal Film Festival as part of our family of entertainment industry companies.

Festival Awards and Raffle

GRAND PRIZE: $25,000 IN CASH, PRIZES, AND SERVICE AWARDS.

  • 42" Plasma TV
  • Copy of Movie Magic Screenwriting software
  • Brand New Pentium 4 Computer
  • Professional Screen Writing Analysis from a Hollywood New York Producer Director
  • Professional photography session
  • Inclusion in festival Winners Circle Announcement Advertising
  • Film Agency Contract
  • Cash prize
  • Subscription to MovieMaker Magazine
  • And Other Prizes

AWARD CATEGORIES:
•          BEST OF FESTIVAL FILM - GRAND PRIZE WINNER

***Note: All prizes and awards are subject to change without notice. However, the total Grand Prize Award, which may be divided among one or more categories, shall not be less than $25,000. Additional prize awards may be awarded bringing total prize awards to $25,000. ***     

 

Festival and Screening

COME SEE INDEPEDENT FILM FROM ALL OVER THE UNITED STATES AND THE WORLD AT THE LARGEST FILM FESTIVAL IN THE MIDWEST AND HELP MAKE KANSAS CITY THE NEXT GREATEST FILM MAKING CAPITAL OF THE WORLD!!

LOCATION: Midland Theater, in Downtown Kansas City
THE MAGIC OF FILM. The Universal Film Festival is a fantastic annual family entertainment event that celebrates the art if independent film making from all over the world. Come Experience a World Class environment at the Midland Theatre's state-of-the-art theatre complex You'll enjoy the "Magic of Film" brought to you by independent film makers from all over the world. Go to our On-line Theatre for a list of films.

Schedule: (subject to change

 

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Sept. 5th

Sept. 6th

Sept. 7th

Sept. 8th

5 - 11 p.m.

5 - 11 p.m.

5 - 11 p.m.

5 - 11 p.m.

Tickets

Tickets

Tickets

Tickets

$8.50

$8.50

$8.50

$8.50

Per Show

Per Show

Per Show

Per Show

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2007 Film Schedule

Wednesday, September 5th, 2007 

 

Show 1:
  • 5:00-5:20 - Confessions of a Slacker
  • 5:30-7:00 - The Metrosexual*
 

Show 2:

  • 7:30-8:00 - Silent Radio
  • 8:05-9:45 - All The Days Before Tomorrow
Thursday, September 6th, 2007 

 

Show 1:
  • 5:00-6:00 - The Quiet War
  • 6:05-6:45 - Dakota's Pride*
 

Show 2:

  • 7:15-7:50 - 20Q
  • 8:00-9:30 - Fighting In Sunshine: The Untold Story of Banood
Friday, September 7th, 2007 

 

Show 1:
  • 3:00-3:30 - Blind Spot
  • 3:35-5:30 - Gulf War Syndrome: Killing Our Own
 

Show 2:

  • 5:40-6:05 - Winter Sea
  • 6:10-7:40 - Pleure en Silence*
Saturday, September 8th, 2007 

 

Show 1:
  • 3:00-4:50 - Trust Me*
  • 5:00-5:15 - Karma
 

Show 2:

  • 5:30-5:45 - A Desperate Flatgirl
  • 5:50-9:35 - Three to Five & Glassy*

Notes:
All schedules and movies are subject to change without notice.
Shows represent viewing sessions for one festival ticket.
Typographical and omission errors will be corrected as reasonably possible

2007's NOMINATED FILMS

Bolded/ Italic films indicate winners

Grand Prize
Trust Me
All the Days Before Tomorrow

Best Feature
The Metrosexual
Three to Five & Glassy
Pleure en Silence

Best Short
Confessions of a Slacker
Silent Radio
Winter Sea

Best Documentary
The Quiet War
Dakota's Pride
Gulf War Syndrome: Killing Our Own

Best Director
Andrew Kazamia - Trust Me
Adam Kaufman - The Metrosexual
Francois Dompierre - All the Days Before Tomorrow

Best Actor
Enn Reitel - Trust Me
Joey Kern - All the Days Before Tomorrow
Shaun Benson - The Metrosexual

Best Actress
Alexandra Holden - All the Days Before Tomorrow
Joyce Bibring - Pleure en Silence
Rosalie Ward - Winter Sea

Best Cinematography
All the Days Before Tomorrow
Winter Sea
Silent Radio

Best Editing
Silent Radio
Trust Me
The Quiet War

Best Soundtrack
Three to Five & Glassy
The Metrosexual
Confessions of a Slacker

 

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