Quentin Tarantino's Friars Roast postponed
A planned Friars Club Roast of Quentin Tarantino, scheduled for Friday here, has been postponed due to the death of Sally Menke. The longtime editor, collaborator and close friend of Tarantino's was found dead early Tuesday morning. The 56-year-old Oscar-nominated film editor had gone hiking. [Read More]
You're Invited to Our Friars Club Comedy Film Festival Panel | The Apiary
The Friars Club Comedy Film Festival starts tonight and the club will be hosting a full day of FREE panels this Saturday moderated by the likes of The UCB, CollegeHumor, and The Apiary. If you've never been to the Friars Club, now's a good time.. [Read More]
Friars Club Comedy Film Festival Announces 2010 Lineup
The Friars Club Comedy Film Festival (FCCFF) has announced the lineup for its second annual event, which will take place September 23 to October 1 in New York City. More than 30 films will be screened during the festival, which this year leads up to the Friars Club Roast of director, writer and producer Quentin Tarantino. [Read More]
Delocated Returns with New Characters, Same Ski Masks
By: Nat Towsen America's favorite anonymous reality-TV star returns to the digital airwaves this weekend as Delocated begins its second season on Adult Swim. The stakes are raised this time around--Sergei Mirminsky (Steve Cirbus) to take over the jo... [Read More]
submit to the 2010 Friars Club Comedy Film Festival for free using Stroome
Los Angeles-based Stroome said today that it is powering an online competition for the 2010 Friars Club Comedy Film Festival. Stroome operates an online service which allows users to collaboratively mix and edit videos. According to Stroome and the comedy club, it will give free submission to the top 3 short videos entered on Stroome's site, for consideration to include at the festival. [Read More]
Hollywood Comedy Film Festival calls for submissions
Zach Galifianakis took part in last year's Hollywood Comedy Film FestivalnHey, funny filmmakers. Get your submissions ready…Because the 2nd annual Hollywood Comedy Film Festival has just announ... [Read More]
Funny or Die goes long with Charlie Sanders' "The Big Dog," debuting at L.A. Comedy Shorts Film Fest | the comic's comic
The second annual L.A. Comedy Shorts Film Festival kicks off tonight with a sold-out collection hosted by Frangela that includes films featuring Jane Lynch, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Patrick Warburton, Mindy Sterling, Nicole Parker, Cedric Yarbrough, Scott Lawrence, Dax Shepard, and the world premiere of Funny or Die's first venture into short films that aren't so short. [Read More]
Humor Mill TV- One On One With Wil Sylvince of The Short Cuts Film Festival | The Humor Mill Magazine
Here is an interview with comedian Wil Sylvince as he discusses The Short Cuts Film Festival that took place in LA and in New York. We discover how he got the festival started and more! [Read More]
RooftopComedy launches National College Funny Film Competition
Hey college students - put down the Ramen and the Natty Ice and pay attention: We want you. To make us funny films. Rooftop Comedy is tickled to present the National College Funny Film Competition, a reel funny, reel rewarding filmmaking contest for the co-eds. [Read More]
Comedy2go: Stand-up where you don't expect it
People think that the funny guy in the office would make a great stand-up comedian, but that humor does not always translate from the workplace to the stage. Ditch Films has produced a series of online shorts that puts a reverse spin on this, taking stand-up comedians and having them do their act in an unnatural setting for stand-up. I'm not sure if it's funnier this way, but it certainly makes for an interesting piece of film. [Read More]