Re: Experiments in Cinema V5.1 still seeking submissions

From: Adam Hyman (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Nov 30 2009 - 15:19:53 PST

Often the best way to check boxes is to highlight the whole box and type an
"X" at that position..

On 11/30/09 3:05 PM, "Myron Ort" <email suppressed> wrote:

> I was able to open the pdf file, and yes it looks like I can type
> into it before printing, however, for some reason the line for the
> film titles cannot be typed into, and also the boxes cannot be checked.
> Please confirm that this is the case for you as well, eg. the film
> titles and the boxes cannot be typed into. Everything else, yes. I
> would like to know if it is me or that this is the case for others as
> well.
> It brings up the question, will the entry form be rejected because
> the boxes are checked by hand, AND the film titles are printed by
> hand. Why am I thinking about Nurse Ratchet?????
> ("you didn't type the film fruit cup for YOU!)
> Myron Ort
> On Nov 30, 2009, at 2:05 PM, Andy Ditzler wrote:
>> You shouldn't need to open the PDF file into a word processing
>> program. If
>> you click where it says "Download the 5.1 submission form," the PDF
>> should
>> open up on the screen. You can then click in each field (title,
>> running
>> time, etc.) and type. Then when you are finished filling it out you
>> can save
>> a copy to your hard drive, print, etc. At least, this is how it is
>> working
>> for me, using both Google Chrome and Internet Explorer.
>> Andy Ditzler
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Experimental Film Discussion List
>> [mailto:email suppressed]
>> On Behalf Of Myron Ort
>> Sent: Monday, November 30, 2009 4:10 PM
>> To: email suppressed
>> Subject: Re: Experiments in Cinema V5.1 still seeking submissions
>> In other words, I do not know how to open a pdf file into a word
>> processing program so I can type on it. I use an iMac, any
>> suggestions.
>> I know how to paint on film and punch holes in it mostly.
>> MO
>> I downloaded the entry form and printed it out. I had two films to
>> submit. The entry forms specify (MUST BE TYPED). This is not
>> convenient and I do not even know how I would do that. So I started
>> to print very neatly, then I reconsidered, what if these guys are
>> jerks and will keep my money and my submission dvds and disregard my
>> entry because I didn't put this form in a typewriter and hand printed
>> instead. Generally I get a feeling from most "film festivals" that
>> something exploitative and sleezy is going on anyway. So I am just
>> going to forget about it.
>> Later,
>> Myron Ort
>> On Nov 23, 2009, at 10:53 PM, Bryan Konefsky wrote:
>>> Hi all - our submission deadline is quickly approaching - See below
>>> - our postmark deadline is December 10-ish... let us know if you
>>> might need a few extra days for submissions and with a hefty bribe
>>> (kidding) I'm sure we can accomodate!
>>> all the best,
>>> bryan konefsky
>>> festival director
>>> Experiments in Cinema V5.1 (a Basement Films production in
>>> collaboration with UNM's Department of Cinematic Arts) is currently
>>> seeking submissions for our 5th annual celebration of
>>> international, cinematic experimentation. This year's festival will
>>> take place in Albuquerque April 15-18, 2010. We encourage all
>>> moving image artists creating unembedded, undependent, underground,
>>> experimental, personal, and wildly imaginative media to submit to
>>> our festival (postmark deadline for submissions is December 10,
>>> 2009. though if materials are dated a day or two later we will
>>> happily accept your work for consideration!!). See
>>> and click in Experiments in Cinema V5.1 for
>>> details.
>>> Contact festival director Bryan Konefsky at bryank (at) for
>>> more information.
>>> __________________________________________________________________
>>> For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.
>> __________________________________________________________________
>> For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.
>> __________________________________________________________________
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> __________________________________________________________________
> For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.

For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.