Amd has a long history of working with young creative filmmakers such as Robert Rodriguez to provide tools and equipment that make the creative process easier. With the Amd "Next Wave" spotlight, we have chosen 8 films by young, up-and-coming filmmakers. These are filmmakers who are beginning their careers and may well become the next wave of talent shaping the industry in the decades to come. These eight films will be judged by the Next Wave jury, the winning film will be awarded a $1000 cash prize as well as Dell/Amd editing hardware. All eight of the "Next Wave" films will be have filmmakers and/or performers in attendance at Fantastic Fest.
Next Wave films/filmmakers:
Gadi Harel & Marcel Sarmiento (Directors), USA, Deadgirl
Javier Albarran (Actor/ Miscellaneous Crew), Spain, Doctor Infierno
Norihiro Koizumi (Director), Japan, Gachi Boy: Wrestling with a Memory
Reynald Bertrand (Director), France, La Crème (Creme)
Eric Shapiro (Director), USA,