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The winners of UGPFF 14 - What to watch this weekend!

We are pleased to announce the award winning shorts from the 2014 UGPFF

You can watch the best of the best until Sun. Nov. 30, 2014.

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We are live in Singapore talking about Web Series. Ask your questions live here from filmmakers from all over the world.

Panel Discussion Emerging Web Show culture in SE Asia followed by a networking event/discussion with web series creators all over the world.

Organized in partnership with StoryCode Singapore the satellite will mix networking with expert panel discussion. Live hangouts will give local participants a chance to connect with other web content creators around the globe. 

This year’s panel discussion will focus on the emerging web series and web show culture in South East Asia. What business models have been proven successful and how can local creators produce entertainment for the Millennial generation.

Attendees can bring their own notebooks or tablets in order to be able to participate directly in the Hangouts. We will provide internet access and technical support where needed.


18:00-18:30 Reception/networking
18:30-18:40 Introduction
18:40-19:20 Panel discussion “Web series & shows - content creation for a new audience generation” (live stream)
19:20-19:30 Q&A  (live stream)
19:30-20:00 Live Hangout SG/USA
20:00-20:30 Networking/dinner
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Unofficial Google+ Film Festival. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Live UGPFF14 Satellite Event in Singapore
Sat, November 15, 2014, 5:30 AM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

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Fellow G+ers, please reshare and help +Paul Roustan

He's done a lot of the community and it's time to give back.
Over 65% funded in one week. Thank you everyone who has supported my project so far!
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Time is running out to get your film in for this year's +Unofficial Google+ Film Festival.

Submit today and please share with your favorite filmmakers to help get the word out about this interactive film festival.

Thank you!
Please share this video to help us get the word out about our festival this year. Let your filmmaker friends know about this really cool festival. Nominate your favorite filmmaker and encourage them to submit!

We are accepting submissions for short films and web series. Late deadline rapidly approaching on Friday September 26, 2014!

For more information, visit

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This is definitely worth checking out. 

It's time to make our profession move into the 21st century. Thanks +Sheri Candler for the invite.
How will audiences and their involvement with cinema evolve with increased digital access – from crowd funding to social engagement?

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This Hangout On Air is hosted by Reinventors Network. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
The Audience - Reinvent Hollywood
Tue, June 24, 2014, 2:00 PM
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Two people definitely worth checking out if you want to know about the future of filmmaking!
Tiffany Shlain and co-host Morgan Spurlock will discuss filmmaking in the digital age, including highlights from her Emmy nominated series The Future Starts Here. Tiffany Shlain is a filmmaker and founder of the Webby Awards.  Morgan Spurlock is a critically-acclaimed documentary filmmaker known for Super Size Me and Executive Producer of the AOL Original series Connected, coming soon.  

Follow Tiffany Shlain @TiffanyShlain, Morgan Spurlock @MorganSpurlock and AOL Originals @AOLOriginals. 

Continue following along and help spread the word using #FutureStartsHere !
This Hangout On Air is hosted by AOL Originals. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Filmmaking in the Digital Age with Tiffany Shlain and Morgan Spurlock
Thu, December 11, 2014, 3:00 PM
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I'm super excited to share some great short films and one of the best things that +Google+  has to offer this weekend using +Google+ Hangout s.
                                                      How it works
     • At the beginning of each film block, we will hold a brief opening.
     • During this opening, a link for the films will be made available.    
     • After the films play, we will have a Q&A session with the filmmakers.
      This will be a separate Hangout link

                                                 *If you are ever lost*
Go to or this event page and the current programming will be live.

                                          List of Hangout OnAir Events
     • Block 1 Intro HOA                      -           Block 1 Q&A Sessions                  

     • Block 2 Intro HOA                      -            Block 2 Q&A Sessions                   

     • Block 3 Intro HOA                      -            Block 3 Q&A Sessions                    

     • Block 4 Intro HOA                      -            Block 4 Q&A Sessions                   

     • Block 5 Intro HOA                      -            Block 5 Q&A Sessions                     

     • Block 6 Intro HOA                      -            Block 6 Q&A Sessions                    

Please share and invite all your filmmaker friends and film fans.
Schedule (updated regularly listed below).
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Attend one of our live events in one of these cities below:
     • Wellington, New Zealand -

     • Asheville, NC -

     • Singapore -

     • Hollywood, Fl -

     • Valencia, Spain -

     • Jakarta, Indonesia -

Celebrate Cinema with the World!
2014 Unofficial Google+ Film Festival - UGPFF14
Fri, November 14, 2014, 7:00 PM

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This video poses some interesting theories, including my favorite, how trees prepare for death. Certainly room for some forestry management changes here.
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What makes you stop and think, I want to add this guy? 

I hope to be that guy, the guy that shakes you out of your daily reality.  I may inspire you to come up with that next great idea or point you to someone else that might.

I want to network with the right people for creative projects including, new media, filmmaking, transmedia or anything making our digital lives more interactive bringing real community back into our lives.

I'm also the creator of the Unofficial Google+ Film Festival.  If you are a filmmaker, or film lover, head over to the site and find out more about this festival.  Submit your short for this years festival or find out how. 

I post stuff that I think my circles/interests will find interesting. I also like to encourage discussions and will often post questions.   I lean towards great content to watch, things that make our lives easier, and things that may inspire you.  I love feedback and want to make the most of this new platform.

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