'14 FESTIVAL

SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 5

Festival Kick Off @ CINEFAMILY

8:00-11:00pm

Come have a drink with us at CINEFAMILY at the Silent Movie Theater, and stay for the one-of-a-kind Keynote by the incomparable REGGIE WATTS

 

NEW
VENUE!

THURSDAY, NOV. 6

Treatment Writing Workshop @ Mack Sennett Studios

8:00-10:00pm
PRESENTED BY CAVIAR CONTENT

Whether you’re an aspiring music video director, or a seasoned vet looking to make the jump to commercials, this masterclass led by Sean Plew (head of Design for CAVIAR CONTENT) will help you refine your treatment-writing style so you can book the job and get to the fun part.

FRIDAY, NOV. 7

“Horrorshow” @ Downtown Independent Theater

11:00pm-Midnight

A FREE late-night screening of the most outrageous, bloody, sexy, out-there submissions we’ve seen this year. Great way to whet your appetite for the music video madness to come...

12:00-1:00pm
SCREENING: Lyric, Unofficial & Student Finalists

 

 

1:00-2:00pm
The “PLATFORM” Panel 

featuring reps from YouTube, Vimeo, Vevo, RevoltTV, IMVDB and MTV

 

 

2:00-3:00pm
FOOD TRUCK BREAK

Grab a snack then head to Screening Room 2 for a SHOWCASE of notable not-in-competition music videos including outstanding Foreign Language videos, up-and-coming Female Directors, and more!

 

 

3:00-4:00pm

SCREENING: Animation & Non-Narrative Finalists

 

4:00-5:00pm
“COMMISSIONER Q&A” 
featuring music video commissioners from a variety of major and independent record labels, including Atlantic Records, Capitol Records, Interscope, Sony Music Group, Harvest Records and more.

 

 

5:00-6:00pm

SCREENING: Narrative Finalists

 

 

6:00-7:00pm

FOOD TRUCK BREAK

Grab another snack then head back to Screening Room 2 for another SHOWCASE of notable not-in-competition music videos. These are the bands and directors to keep an eye on...

 

 

7:00-8:00pm

Q&A with MYSTERY SKULLS, Awards Presentation

Rounding out a day focused on filmmakers, we welcome a musician to the stage: Luis Dubuc of LA's own MYSTERY SKULLS. Luis will screen his video "PARALYZED" and lead a Q&A on the creative process with the video's director, Bo Mirosseni. (If we're lucky, we might even get a sneak peek premiere of his latest project. Fingers crossed.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plus stick around to support the winners of our 6 categories of competition and see who brings home our bronze-dipped VHS Trophy, the “EMVY.”

 

 

8:00-11:00pm (or later)

AFTERPARTY @ Ace Hotel DTLA

LAMVF joins forces with SOFT over at Ace Hotel Downtown LA to close out the night with music and visuals from MYSTERY SKULLS and a killer view of downtown. 

 

SATURDAY, NOV. 8

FESTIVAL DAY @ Downtown Independent Theater

12:00-8:00pm

Grab some brunch then head over to the DI for the main event…