RooftopComedy's Funny Film Competition for college students now acepting submissions
Calling all filmmakers! The Funny Film competition is up and running. Submit your film(s) now through April 1st! Entry is free and limitless. Your film must be in English, must be funny and under 5 min. Oh, and you gotta be a current college student ... [Read More]
TJ Miller: Bodyguards, Bathtub Gin and Happy Endings « BEHIND THE MIC
"...Thank you. It was very bizarre to have someone yell “Stainer” at the beginning, and that threw me a bit, so I stumbled through the Sketchers joke, which was supposed to be a throwaway line, and the first eye-contact puke story. But the license went well, and I was very pleased with the panel. I remember going out there, and I always say the same thing to myself before I go do something huge, and then it just felt like it wasn’t a performance where I was totally at ease, at least at the begin... [Read More]
Dutch Comedian, Gerrit De Bremme, visits and makes a documentary.
All the way from Belgium, Dutch comedian, Gerrit De Bremme came thru Pittsburgh this summer during his second US tour - and he filmed it all. Gerrit has been  seen on the Belgian version of Last Comic Standing, featured in a TV show as a sarcastic news critic, organized one of the first mont... [Read More]
The People Behind MEGADRIVE on MTV
At 10:30 TONIGHT on MTV, it's the premiere of MEGADRIVE, a new show hosted by LA-based comic Johnny Pemberton that's written by Kurt Braunohler and his longtime collaborator Scotty Landes (of the dementedly silly video ensemble, HOTTDOGS). Re: MEGAD... [Read More]
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]