Monday, June 28, 2010

Film POP! partners with New Hampshire Film Festival

[Received this press release from our friends at Film POP!]

FILM POP AND NH FILM FESTIVAL, PORTSMOUTH, NH - Film POP! is pleased to announce that it will be working with the Festival this year as a Media Partner, and will lead and execute the online promotional efforts and strategy of the 10th Annual New Hampshire Film Festival in 2010.

"We are very fortunate to have Leslie and Amy of FilmPop! onboard for NHFF 2010," said NHFF Executive Director Nicole Gregg. "FilmPop!'s expertise, experience and creativity in new media will help the New Hampshire Film Festival continue to bring greater exposure to high-quality independent film."

This year marks the Tenth Anniversary of the New Hampshire Film Festival. Portsmouth╩╝s film community members have been dubbed the future “Sundance East” by local news outlet Experience Magazine. This highlights the caliber of films and attending filmmakers each year, as well as the thriving local film community. Past Jury members include Ann Cusack, and Board members include renowned filmmaker, writer and director Chase Bailey and producer Mark Constance. The festival has been attended by actors such as Cusack and Brett Cullen and has also been home to such phenomenal films as Shooting Beauty, Food, Inc., The Sensation of Sight, and Burning Plain.

Film POP! has many exciting things planned for the New Hampshire Film Festival this year, including geolocation tie-ins, local business promotion, transmedia cross over, and Google Earth integration. Film POP! has several other tricks up their sleeves to surprise attendees of the festival as well. From events, films, meet and greet opportunities, festival tie ins, product placement and so much more, the Tenth Anniversary of the New Hampshire Film Festival will be celebrated in style, on and off line.

Film POP! is the brainchild of Amy Greenlaw and Leslie Poston. Between them they bring decades of experience in film, video, television, music and marketing to the table. You can reach Leslie via Twitter at http://twitter.com/leslie or email at leslie@filmpop.tv. You can reach Amy via Twitter at http://twitter.com/girlgamy or email at amy@filmpop.tv. You can also follow the New Hampshire Film Festival news on Twitter via http://twitter.com/nhff or through Film POP! on Twitter at http://twitter.com/filmpop. Film POP! will be joining Vital Design on the New Hampshire Film Festival marketing team, long time print and traditional media outlet and web design firm for the festival.