Vancouver Web Fest – May 2 – 4, 2014

Vancouver Web Fest 2014

Canada’s first web festival will celebrate their inaugural event from May 2nd to 4th, 2014. The Vancouver Web Fest (VWF) celebrates the progressive evolution of entertainment and programming created exclusively for the Internet. This uniquely diverse festival is the first of its kind in Canada. VWF will bring together International and Canadian web series creators, producers and viewers through an engaged and responsive forum that acknowledges the cultural significance of this revolutionary genre.

The three-day festival will host a pre-launch party, screenings of web series, pitch sessions, facilitate panels featuring industry experts and conclude with an awards ceremony and celebration. This unique festival will create an experience that brings people together to discover extraordinary web series and content from around the world. VWF will form a welcoming environment that encourages an exploration into new formats of storytelling and act as a forerunner in the web series industry. VWF has partnered with Marseille Web Fest, Melbourne Web Fest, Hollyweb and Roma Web Fest.

VWF has gathered top local professionals in the entertainment industry as part of their judge’s panel including Walter Daroshin (Troika Pictures, Leo Awards), Paul Armstrong (Crazy 8s, Celluloid Social Club, etc.) and Marina Darling (actress and philanthropist). We shall be announcing more film industry professionals in the coming weeks.

MCs, panelist and moderators will include local celebrities Mackenzie Gray, Dan Payne, Paul Lazenby, Alex Zahara, Siobhan McCarthy and Rob Bruner.

Additionally, VWF is pleased announce Dailymotion has come on board as a sponsor. As one of the leading sites for sharing videos, Dailymotion attracts over 112 million unique monthly visitors and 2.5 billion videos views worldwide.

The Vancouver Web Fest 2014 Official Selections:

3some – London, UK
8.13 – Studio City, USA
Actress Diaries, The – North Vancouver, CANADA
Aeternus – Vancouver CANADA
After – Vancouver, CANADA
Apt 8 News – Los Angeles, USA
Ariel Erisian – Vancouver, CANADA
Atrabilious – Astoria, USA
Authentik – Neuilly sur marne, FRANCE
Between Jupiter & Mars – West Hollywood, USA
But I’m Chris Jericho! – Toronto, CANADA
Chop Socky Boom – Seattle, USA
Chris & Josh – Altona North, AUSTRALIA
Chronicles of Syntax – Gidea Park, UK
Clients from Hell – Vancouver, CANADA
Clutch – Toronto, CANADA
Convos With My 2-Year-Old – Port Moody, CANADA
Crack, The (La Grieta) – Granada, SPAIN
Cuckoo – Dublin, IRELAND
Cycle Chic Films – Vancouver, CANADA
Dark Pool – Sacramento, USA
déjà vu – Bogota D.C, COLUMBIA
Destroy the Alpha Gammas – West Hollywood, USA
Dick Dribble: Pro-Baller/Private Eye – Kensington, AUSTRALIA
El Porvenir – Tijuana, MEXICO
Emo Dad – Toluca Lake, USA
Esther’s Style – Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA
Fools For Hire – Vancouver, CANADA
Gay Nerds – Toronto, CANADA
Henry & Aaron’s 7 Steps to Superstardom – West Perth, AUSTRLIA
Hitman 101 – Vancouver, CANADA
Hydra – San Giovanni Valdarno, ITALY
insayshable – Toronto, CANADA
Journey of Documentary, The – Coburg, AUSTRALIA
Justice Woman – Hoboken, USA
Kids React – Toluca Lake, USA
Kid’s Town – Oakville, CANADA
La brigadière – Montreal, CANADA
Lab Rats – Vancouver, CANADA
Last Fall of Ashes, The – Vancouver, CANADA
Laydies and Genitalmen – Dobřichovice, ČESKA REPUBLIKA
Libres – Madrid, SPAIN
Long Story, Short – Toronto, CANADA
Making Murdoch – Totonto, CANADA
Max & Billy’s Drill Machine Girl – Amsterdam, NEDERLAND
Millions – Markham, CANADA
Misdirected – Van Nuys, USA
Nerd of the Dead – Osasco, BRAZIL
New Eden – London, UK
Noirhouse – Hobart, AUSTRALIA
One Hit Die – Calgary, CANADA
Pantsless Detective, The – Austin, USA
Pretty Darn Funny – Orem, USA
Producing Juliet – Astoria, USA
Ruby Skye P.I. – Toronto, CANADA
Run Away The Series – Ustica, ITALY
Runner, The – Vancouver, CANADA
Shoot the Shit – Toluca Lake, USA
Sin Vida Propia – Valencia, SPAIN
Stafford Project, The – Los Angeles, USA
State of Syn – Toronto, CANADA
Tailgate32 – Washington, USA
To Punchy – Oshawa, CANADA
True Heroines, The – Vancouver, CANADA
Under The HUD – Vancouver, CANADA
Vampires – Canoga Park, USA
Vera’s Shredventures – Kempen, GERMANY
Versus Valerie – Toronto, CANADA
Wastelander Panda – Adelaide, AUSTRALIA
WindCity – Winnipeg, CANADA
Wrecked – Bainbridge Island, USA
Yoga Town – North Vancouver, CANADA


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