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The arts are important at the Ross!

By |March 21st, 2017|News|

As schools are facing possible cuts in funding for the arts, the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center (The Ross) is ensuring that University of NE-Lincoln college students and Lincoln Public School Arts and Humanities students experience the art of filmmaking first hand. When The Ross brings in visiting directors and producers for movie talks, [...]

Omaha Film Festival 2017- You Should Volunteer

By |March 2nd, 2017|Festivals and Events, I NEED HELP|

This is the TWELFTH year for OFF and the list of films is insane this year. It's an insanely well-run festival featuring Nebraska shorts AND quality films straight outta Sundance or on their way to distribution. Check this out: Omaha Film Festival is a nonprofit and needs volunteers to run smoothly. If you volunteer ten hours [...]

NIFP meetings schedule 2017 announced

By |January 5th, 2017|Meetings|

You Asked For Regular NIFP Monthly Meetings! You Got It! NIFP's first meeting of 2017! Thursday, January 19th, 6pm to 7:30pm. Turbine Flats, 2124 Y St. Lincoln NE.  Meetings to continue on the third Thursday of each month. What do you want from your Nebraska 501(c)3 film organization? What would you find valuable as a paid [...]

REGISTER for free ticket to NIFP 2016 YearEndGreetTogether at Blue Blood/ Robbers Cave

By |November 16th, 2016|Festivals and Events|

Come celebrate Nebraska Filmmaking and check out Blue Blood Brewery/ Robbers Cave! First 30 tickets are free!  ONLY the first 30 tickets get into the guided tour of Robber's Cave! After that we encourage a $10 donation for a ticket! 2017 should be an amazing year for NIFP and what we provide our communities! AGENDA: Social [...]

CASTING CALL: Neo-Western THE BAGMAN DIED FIRST

By |June 1st, 2016|Castings|

The Bagman Died First Once upon a time, in the Midwest… It was supposed to be easy. Quick change of hands type job. But that’s not how it happened. The survivors don’t have long yet to live, but they still have to outlive each other... VIRGIL WIDDOWS (Male, 30-50, Caucasian) Former US Army, Virgil is [...]

The Geske Cinema Showcase presents director Matt Sobel Q&A screening of “TAKE ME TO THE RIVER” May 20, 2016

By |May 3rd, 2016|Features|

Norman A. Geske Cinema Showcase Q&A with Director Matt Sobel Friday, May 20 - 7:30 p.m. The Geske Cinema Showcase presents director Matt Sobel will appear for a Q&A with the audience following the opening night screening of his film TAKE ME TO THE RIVER at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 20. The screening of [...]

TheBandBrokeUp.com but adapted for Nebraska Shorts and Features archive?

By |April 18th, 2016|I NEED HELP|

Chatting at lunch with Chad Bring today and remembered our idea to start a YouTube or Vimeo page to serve as a home for all THOSE Nebraska shorts and maybe even features that got made and then shelved. This would TOTALLY rip off the business model from a pretty sweet resource for Nebraska Music called The Band [...]

Scream in the Dark

By |February 5th, 2016|Nebraska Film Festivals|

Scream in the Dark is heading into its third year here in Nebraska.  The Scream in the Dark Film Festival feature films world wide from the genres of Horror, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller, and Fantasy.  This 3 day event is an awesome event for anyone and everyone interested in Horror, Sci-Fi, Suspense, Thriller or Fantasy films. [...]

Three World Class Filmmakers visit the Ross with their films.

By |November 5th, 2015|Festivals and Events|

Norman A. Geske Cinema Showcase for the remainder of the fall 2015 semester:  Kalyanee Mam who will be appearing for a Q&A on the opening night of her movie from Cambodia titled A RIVER CHANGES COURSE on Friday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m.  Jack Walsh and Marsha Kahm who will be appearing for a Q&A [...]