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UPCOMING FESTIVALS  (2012)     

Cleveland International Film Festival (Cleveland, OH)                                           Thursday, March 29th - 9:20pm                                                                                                      click here for more details

 (As of January 2012, "Loop Planes" has screened at 47 festivals, world-wide.)

 

LOOP PLANES (short, drama)
Columbia University Graduate Student Thesis Film                                                                     Presented by Massify.com / Killer Films

THE STORY
13-year-old Nick lives with his dad at an amusement park.  But today, with the arrival of his mother and a pink-haired girl named Katie, Nick is in for the ride of his life.                          

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PAST FESTIVALS  (2010 - 2012)                                                                                  

SXSW Film Festival  (Austin, TX)                                                        

Tribeca Film Festival  (Manhattan, NY)

Columbia University Film Festival  (Manhattan, NY & Los Angeles, CA)                         (director's statement)                                                                                   

Connecticut Film Festival  (Danbury, CT)                                                                                            

OUTFEST (Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival)  (Los Angeles, CA)

FLICKERS (Rhode Island International Film Festival)  (Providence, RI)             

International Women's Film Festival  (Rehovot, Israel)                                                                   

Hamptons International Film Festival  (East Hampton, NY)                                          

Tampa International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival - "Best of the Fest"  (Tampa, FL)

Williamstown Film Festival  (Williamstown, MA)                                                                        

Seattle Queer Film Festival  (Seattle, WA)                                                                           

Hamburg International Queer Film Festival  (Hamburg, Germany)                                                

image+nation Festival Cinema LGBT Montreal  (Montreal, Canada)                                             

Cucalorus Film Festival  (Wilmington,NC)                   

CINEQUEST Film Festival  (San Jose, CA)                                                                                             

Toronto Inside Out LGBT Film & Video Festival - "Best Of the Shorts"  (Toronto, Canada)             

Melbourne Queer Film Festival  (Melbourne, Australia)

BFI London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival  (London, England)                                                          

Wallabout Film Festival  (Brooklyn, NY)                                                                                                

Mix Mexico Festival  (Mexico City, Mexico)                                                                                       

Boston LGBT Film Festival  (Boston, MA)                                                                                               

Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival  (Honolulu, HI)                                                                                   

KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival  (Mumbai, India)

OutView Film Festival  (Athens, Greece)                        

identities. Queer Film Festival  (Vienna, Austria)                                                                                 

Out Twin Cities Film Festival  (Minneapolis, MN)                                                                                 

Amsterdam Transgender Film Festival  (Amsterdam, the Netherlands)

Frameline  (San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival)  (San Francisco, CA)

Palm Springs ShortFest  (Palm Springs, CA)                                                                                   

Philadelphia QFest  (Philadelphia, PA)

NewFest  (New York, NY)

Q! Film Festival  (Jakarta, Indonesia)

Fresno Reel Pride Film Festival  (Fresno, CA)

Queer Lisboa:  Lisbon Gay & Lesbian Film Festival  (Lisboa, Portugal)

ImageOut: Rochester LGBT Film & Video Festival  (Rochester, NY)

Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival  (Albuquerque, NM) 

Pittsburgh International Lesbian & Gay Film Festival  (Pittsburgh, PA) 

Queer Film Fest Rostock  (Rostock, Germany)

Indiana Cares Campaign: LGBT Film Festival  (Indiana, PA)

Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival  (Milwaukee, WI)

San Francisco Transgender Film Festival  (San Francisco, CA)

Vinokino Lesbian & Gay Film Festival  (Jyvaskyla, Turku & Helsinki, Finland) 

Reeling: the Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival  (Chicago, IL)

Pink Screens Film Festival  (Bruxelles, Belgium)     

Pink Life Queer Film Festival (Ankara, Turkey)

Desperado LGBT Film Festival (Phoenix, AZ)

Out in the Desert (Tuscon, AZ)


AWARDS

Best Trans Short Film Audience Award from Out in the Desert Film Festival

Jury Award: Best Women's Short Film/Video from Tampa International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival 

Seattle Lesbian & Gay Online Film Festival Award

Alternative Spirit Award from the Rhode Island International Film Festival

Awarded Faculty Honors from Columbia University

Winner of the Massify.com/Killer Films production grant

Finalist for the RHI Entertainment Producers Development Award                                   

Awarded Fiscal Sponsorship through IFP                                                                                      

Recipient of Columbia University Finishing Funds

 

REVIEWS 

Examiner.com (4th paragraph)

phillygaycalendar (last paragraph)

The Film Confessional (last paragraph of "The Shorts")

Viking Party of Canada  (4th paragraph)

Examiner.com (7th paragraph of "A closer look at Frameline, Sunday Funny Sunday")
 

RELATED VIDEOS

From Massify.com/Killer Films 

Episode #1:  Killer Films Chooses Loop Planes

Episode #2:  Casting Loop Planes

Episode #3:  Racing Against The Clock

Episode #4:  What's Wrong With Chloe?

From Youtube

[8-11] The Pilot Episode - by DrunkenLullaby52

 

MEDIA COVERAGE OF THE FILM

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