Tag: Bruce Thierry Cheung

Meet the New Award-Winning Directors from LA Film Festival ’17

Last month’s Los Angeles Film Festival saw a new crop of filmmakers awarded in an important Hollywood-based event that is known for shining a light on fresh screen talent, particularly in independent cinema. As part of our ongoing Festival Breakout series, New Machine Magazine editors profiled the main jury and audience award winners. Hosted by Film Independent, the festival ran this year from June 14-22….

11 Emerging Filmmakers to Watch, 2017 LA Film Festival U.S Fiction Comp

Even though it occupies the same town that produces the seemingly never-ending Pirates of the Caribbean series, the annual Los Angeles Film Festival has long garnered a reputation for elevating new talent, thanks to its principle benefactor Film Independent. It is not uncommon to see members of the next generation of American filmmakers emerge from the U.S Fiction competition that has seen notable films like Little…