The irony, by Coco — POETRY FESTIVAL. Submit to site for FREE. Submit for actor performance. Submit poem to be made into film.

http://www.poemsfromheartcom.wordpress.com/ What are you tryna do? I’m somewhat confused. Why are you on the ground, acting like you’re bruised? Why is it dat you seem to suffer? When I was the one who had it tougher. And even though I couldn’t have had it rougher, I wished at least you were happy, duffer. A little […]

The irony, by Coco — POETRY FESTIVAL. Submit to site for FREE. Submit for actor performance. Submit poem to be made into film.

Author: femalefilmfestival

The irony of this festival is that its goal is to not be around in 5 years time. To eventually not be relevant because there is zero need to have a festival geared for female talent and female stories because the stories presented in Hollywood and around the world are a balanced showcase of the human experience from both sexes. Our goal is to achieve a lot of success and then fold into oblivion simply because there is no need for this festival. This festival was created by the FEEDBACK Film & Writing Festival as a simple reaction to a strong need to showcase female talent from around the world in a more profound way. When putting together the weekly festival, the administration noticed a lack of a female presence in the stories being shown at the festival. A classic example and analogy to the frustration is how the festival noticed that even the smaller roles in a screenplay were written for a man to play. There was zero reason for this in many stories. How a police officer, or a political campaign manager, for example with 3-4 lines in a screenplay was a "HE" character. Why? And these are the screenplays written by the winners! The talented one who have obtained agents and have began/beginning their careers as a writer.

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