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FUJIFILM SPONSORS MUDGEE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL FOR SIXTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Fujifilm Australia is again the major sponsor for the upcoming 2013 Bunnamagoo Mudfest – Mudgee International Short Film Festival. Mudfest, now in its 9th year, regularly attracts over 1000 people to watch of some of the best short films from Australia and around the globe.

Co-founder of Mudfest Peter Scott said, “Year on year Mudfest keeps growing and I’m delighted to say this year is no different. We have again had a record number of entries and the standard is particularly high. As ever Mudfest could not exist without the amazing support of our sponsors and we are particularly pleased that Fujifilm is again sponsoring the Best Australian Film award with a prize of $1,500 worth of Fujifilm recording media products. Not only is their support greatly appreciated but it truly demonstrates their ongoing commitment to the Australian film industry.”

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Topics: australian film industry, Mudfest, fujifil australia

Jerrycan Wins Fujifilm Best Australian Film At Mudfest 2010

Over 1000 wine appreciating short film enthusiasts from all over the world converged on the Elliot Rocke Estate again last weekend for Mudfest, the 6th annual Mudgee International Short Film Festival.

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Elliot Rocke Mudfest 2010 Announces Finalists

The 2010 Elliot Rocke Mudfest – Mudgee International Short Film Festival sponsored by Fujifilm, today announced it’s finalists. Of this year’s 516 entries competition was fierce and the final 14 that will be vying for glory are:

  • One of Those Days (UK)
  • Rumbo a peor (Spain)
  • Rising (Germany)
  • Dueditre (Italy)
  • Jerry Can (Australia)
  • The One About the Sheep (UK)
  • The Letter Cutter (France)
  • How it's Done (UK)
  • Grandpa (USA)
  • Faett (Germany)
  • Casper & Kitty (USA)
  • The Laundromat (Australia)
  • Clint (Germany)
  • Pension Day (Australia)

This year’s prize money is $3,000 for the Judges’ Choice award and there are also awards for the Fujifilm Best Australian entry ($1,500 of Fujifilm recording media) and the People’s Choice award ($500 cash) up for grabs.

Fujifilm Australia General Manager Recording Media / Motion Picture Film Marc Van Agten said, “The standard of films this year is higher than ever and we are all looking forward to another great festival.”

Elliot Rocke Mudfest screens on Saturday 20 March, 2010. All films are under 15 minutes and comply with the Australian MA15+ classification.

Full details and event information can be found on the Mudfest website:

www.mudfest.com.au

For more press information contact Salvatore Di Muccio at Well Above on +61 412 64 99 64 or at salvatore@wellabove.com

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Topics: australian film industry, Mudgee International Short Film Festival, Mudfest

Fujifilm and Video-8 Sponsor Elliot Rocke Mudefest 2010

Fujifilm Australia and Video-8 Media today gave details of their prize sponsorships for the upcoming 2010 Elliot Rocke Mudfest – Mudgee International Short Film Festival.

Co-founder of Elliot Rocke Mudfest Peter Scott said, “Elliot Rocke Mudfest - the Mudgee International Short Film Festival is now in its 6th year and regularly attracts 1000 people to the lawns of Elliot Rocke Estate to catch a selection of some of the best short films not just from Australia but from around the globe. Every year for the past 3 years the festival has attracted more than 500 entries from 30 different countries (516 in 2010). Prize money in 2010 has been lifted to $3,000 for the judges’ choice award and we are delighted to again have the Fujifilm best Australian entry prize of $1,500 of Fujifilm recording media and Video-8 taking care of all the mastering, duplication and DVD replication of the entries. There’s also our regular People’s Choice $500 cash award too.”

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Topics: Mudgee International Short Film Festival, Mudfest

FUJIFILM AND VIDEO-8 SPONSOR BUNNAMAGOO MUDFEST 2011

SYDNEY, 23 February 2010 – Fujifilm Australia and Video-8 today gave details of their sponsorships for the upcoming 2011 Bunnamagoo Mudfest – Mudgee International Short Film Festival.

Co-founder of Mudfest Peter Scott said, “Mudfest - the Mudgee International Short Film Festival is now in its 7th year and regularly attracts over 1000 people to watch of some of the best short films not just from Australia but from around the globe. I’m delighted to say this year we have broken all previous records with over 600 entries. We are also particularly excited to have agreed Bunnamagoo Estate Wines as our new venue for Mudfest for 2011 and are delighted to again have Fujifilm sponsoring the Best Australian Film award with a prize of $1,500 worth of Fujifilm recording media and Video-8 taking care of all the mastering, duplication and DVD replication of the entries. There’s also our regular Judges’ and People’s Choice awards too, so it’s going to be a great festival.”

Screening on March 26 Mudfest is renowned for showcasing some of the best short films from around the globe and is the ideal place for new and seasoned filmmakers alike to display their work. Films may be any genre but must not be longer than fifteen minutes in duration and must comply with the Australian MA15+ classification.

Fujifilm Australia General Manager Recording Media / Motion Picture Film Marc Van Agten said, “I am delighted to announce that Fujifilm will again support Mudfest by giving $1,500 worth of recording media products to the winner of the Best Australian Film. Fujifilm is a proud supporter of the Australian film industry and independent film festivals like Mudfest are a great showcase for our local filmmakers.”

Video-8 CEO Gareth Collins added, “Video-8 is very pleased to be continuing our long association with Mudfest. Along with Fujifilm we are great supporters of the local film industry and are glad we can be a part of it in such a worthwhile way.”

Peter Scott concluded, “As ever Mudfest will kick off with live music from 6pm whilst the moviegoers picnic on the Bunnamagoo Estate lawns, with the films commencing under the stars around 8pm. I just want to say we really are very grateful to Fujifilm and Video-8 for their sponsorship and would like to particularly thank Marc Van Agten, Gareth Collins, Rod Capon and their teams as Mudfest simply would not be the same without their support.”

Mudfest screens on Saturday 26 March 2011 at Bunnamagoo Estate Wines, 603 Henry Lawson Drive, Mudgee.

Full entry details and event information can be found on the Mudfest website: chttp://www.mudfest.com.au

For more press information contact Salvatore Di Muccio on +61 412 64 99 64 or atsalvatore@wellabove.com

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Spider Wins Fujifilm Best Australian Film Award At Mudfest 2009

Over 1000 wine appreciating short film enthusiasts from all over the world converged on the Elliot Rocke Estate again last weekend for Mudfest, the 5th annual Mudgee International Short Film Festival.

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Topics: australian film industry, Mudgee International Short Film Festival, Mudfest

Spider Wins Fujifilm Best Australian Film Award At Mudfest 2009

Over 1000 wine appreciating short film enthusiasts from all over the world converged on the Elliot Rocke Estate again last weekend for Mudfest, the 5th annual Mudgee International Short Film Festival.

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Topics: australian film industry, Mudgee International Short Film Festival, Mudfest

Spider Wins Fujifilm Best Australian Film and People's Choice Awards at Mudfest 2009

Over 1000 wine appreciating short film enthusiasts from all over the world converged on the Elliot Rocke Estate again last weekend for Mudfest, the 5th annual Mudgee International Short Film Festival.

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Topics: australian film industry, Mudgee International Short Film Festival, Mudfest, fujifilm

FUJIFILM Sponsors 2009 Elliot Rocke Mudfest – Mudgee International Short Film Festival

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Topics: Mudgee International Short Film Festival, Mudfest, fujifilm