From: Alexei Dmitriev (email suppressed)
Date: Fri Jun 26 2009 - 03:01:32 PDT
Dear frameworkers, we are back on track!
The Second International Music Video Festival MUSEEK [which became the
first ever event of such kind in Russia] organized by Tour de Film and
Loud Media comes back after a successful premiere season.
2008 brought us a vast number of things to remember: lots of great
films, hundreds of entries from filmmakers like Marie Losier, Jodie
Mack, Clay Lipsky, Keith Schofield and Markus Wambsganss; stunning
programs which included retrospective of works by Michel Gondry, a
documentary on Sonic Youth, reels from our friends moves [Manchester /
UK] and International Short Film Festival in Lille [Lille / France];
still on going tour which already brought the festival to over ten
Russian cities, Austria and France with USA, Germany, UK and
Switzerland to come; fantastic reviews, competent jury and happy
But what 2009 will bring us?
This year we are going to make it all even bigger: live audiovisual
shows, concerts, DJs, specials, curated programs and films of all
kinds; greater festival's invasion in Saint-Petersburg and extended
And to make our ideas come true -- we need your help and support. We
are not asking for money -- we'd rather get your terrific works
submitted, fantastic ideas, curated programs, propositions for
cooperation and advises.
We are open to all works show the interaction of video and audio,
films that challenge popular and commercial model of music video. No
matter where, how, for whom and when you've made it. If it's really
interesting -- we'll screen it.
Challenge your fate and try to take the place of Andre Maat & Henk
Loorbach [our last year's winners] and win our prizes which will be
We are waiting for your works till September 1st.
Artistic Director / Program Director
For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.