Filmaka hosts Monthly film competition, film festival and documentary competitions. We offer cash prizes to the winning films Judged by Thomas Augberger, Laura Bickford, Tim Delaney, Colin Firth, Werner Herzog, Dr Herbert Kloiber, Neil LaBute, Kenneth Lemberger, John Madden, Deepak Nayar, Zak Penn, Bill Pullman, Paul Schrader and Wim Wenders. This months feature film contest is Hungry Man Heros Pitch your Idea comeptition. Filmaka's first movie enters production SWINGING WITH THE FINKELS Written and directed by Filmaka Member Jonathan Newman Produced BY Filmaka Founder Deepak Nayar. SUBMIT YOUR FILM
Neurotic Anna rationalizes her safe-but-unsatisfying life to her therapist while trying to be more like her office mates, Edie, the ex-model, and Naomi, "the adventurous one." BARE's curb-your-enthusiasm-esque humor unfolds around the young women as they stumble through professional and romantic missteps in a creative agency in the UK. BARE eps 1-6 premiered on Sep 11, 2009.
MEET BEN WHITEHOUSE
|Ben is a director living and working in London. During 5 years as a director's assistant to some of the biggest directors in the world on over 300 TV commercials, he started making his own small films, the first few of which won him commissions from the British broadcaster E4. After helming a handful of low budget promos and producing a test commercial, Ben signed to Ridley Scott's production company RSA Films in late 2007. Whilst keen to explore all mediums and styles, Ben is particularly drawn to dark humour|
|for its uncomfortable truthfulness. He has the obligatory slate of projects in development including his first feature script, a new short film and several web series.|