Forgotten Paradise at Palms Spring International ShortFest Market

Palm Springs is a well known residence and leisure center in Riverside County, in the Coachella Valley, about 110 miles east of Los Angeles and 140 miles northeast of San Diego

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Palms Springs International ShortFest is North America’s largest and best-attended film festival devoted to the art of short films, the Palm Springs International ShortFest and Short Film Market attracts thousands of avid filmgoers each year, along with hundreds of filmmakers, producers and industry professionals from all over the world.

An Oscar® and BAFTA® qualifying festival, ShortFest is best known for the range and scope of its programming, showcasing more than 320 short films selected for their filmmaking excellence and audience appeal from over 3,400 submissions from 90+ countries. A concurrent Short Film Market boasts an additional 3,000 titles on view. Over the past 20 years ShortFest has presented more 100 films that have gone on to win Oscar® nominations for Best Short Film. As such, selection for ShortFest has become a badge of honor for filmmakers, ensuring the highest quality films and an avid audience base.

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HEKATE Film Works‘ Short Film ‘Forgotten Paradise’ by Sylvia Love Johnson is available at the Palms Springs International ShortFest  film Market 

Forgotten Paradise, A Short Film by Sylvia Love Johnsonlikeus

    In search for the answers of some of the most important questions in life, two young boys 8 and 10 years old put into action their creative skills, they decide to make a film about fear and loneliness. Research, a spirit of adventure and pure child like reasoning results in a surprising turn of events. A hearty, emotionally uplifting comedy, with poetic elements of spiritual awakening.

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Forgotten Paradise, A Short Film by Sylvia Love Johnson

A bold look into theories on ‘loneliness’

In search for the answer of some of the most important questions in life, two young boys 8 and 10 years old put into action their creative skills, they decide to make a film about fear and loneliness. Research, a spirit of adventure and pure child like reasoning results in a surprising turn of events. A hearty, emotionally uplifting comedy, with poetic elements of spiritual awakening.

Forgotten Paradise, A Short Film by Sylvia Love Johnson

She MOon, Love Spell A Short Film by Sylvia Love Johnson.

 A writer recalls an encounter with her lover. The feelings evoked lead her to remember a chapter in her childhood when she was casted a love spell. Meanwhile she writes a new story about the magic bond of five chosen girls, with a higher purpose. The girls will cast a spell, during a full moon night, to affect humanity’s heart while we dream.

She Moon, Love Spell a Short Film by Sylvia Love Johnson

 

HEKATE Film Works News

New Job posts for

METHOD A Short Film by Sylvia Love Johnson

Music Supervisor

Location Manager

The She Moon Song

Montana Mischief Feature Film

Casting call/ Auditions will be held in July 2015 Find out more about the Characters we are casting and register in the auditions here (HEKATE Film Works Site Members only)

Mystic Dream by Sylvia Love Johnson

“Mystic Dream”

second Edition Novel Preview

We are preparing to enter pre-production for the Mystic Dream the feature film project in 2016. The second edition of the Novel by S.L. Johnson will be launched towards the end of this year. The Book Cover Casting Call closes March 30th The selected models will be notified in May for a trial photo shoot.

Here is some of the thoughts you left about the mystical character Selene in the “Mystic Dream”, second edition Preview

“She follows her dreams for the benefit of others” Mary Schleich

“She is a mystery and I’d like to portray that” Kathy Cakebread

“She sounds vulnerable and unique I have blue eyes that if captured right can portray everything Selene is” Louise Browne

“She sounds like a resonant and complex character; I would love the opportunity to convey her mystery, intrigue and power…” Claire Reilly

“She sounds very mystical and seductive, and her name is perfect for that character”. Anta Wilkins

 

 Download TRUE LOVE The She Moon Song   for only £1.25

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The She Moon Song, Original music from the Short Film “She Moon Experimental”

Music by Tim Bond, Lyrics by Sylvia Love Johnson, Singers: Rebecca Lacey, Athena LeFay, Isabella Speight, Masha Warning and Sylvia Love J.

“Very profound. Chant of spiritual unknown awaken.

Beautifully made. Although Pageant, like worship.” Martin S.

Special “MEMBERS ONLY” Screening of

Forgotten Paradise

Short film

on 6th of May .We will email our site members information about this special screening.

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