Gregory Kallenberg http://redriverradio.org en Red River Radio Spotlight: LA Film Prize 2013 http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-la-film-prize-2013 <p><strong>Aired Tuesday, October 1 at 12 noon.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Bill Beckett</strong> spoke with Executive Director <strong>Gregory Kallenberg</strong> about the <strong>2nd annual Louisiana Film Prize Festival</strong> which opens this Thursday, October 3 in downtown Shreveport. 20 Films will be screened throughout the weekend and numerous other events will fill out the festivities. For more information you can visit them on the web at <a href="http://lafilmprize.com">LA Film Prize</a>. &nbsp;<a href="http://lafilmprize.com/films/" target="_blank">See previews for the top 20 films here</a>.</span></p><p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 34253 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: LA Film Prize 2013 Louisiana Film Prize narrows to 20 finalists http://redriverradio.org/post/louisiana-film-prize-narrows-20-finalists <p>Twenty filmmakers have advanced in the Louisiana Film Prize contest vying for a $50,000 prize that will be handed out in October. It is the second year of the short film contest that is expected&nbsp;to draw&nbsp;3,000 movie buffs&nbsp;to downtown Shreveport for the festival weekend.</p><p></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 15:56:49 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 32133 at http://redriverradio.org Louisiana Film Prize narrows to 20 finalists Mostly out-of-state filmmakers vie for Louisiana Film Prize http://redriverradio.org/post/mostly-out-state-filmmakers-vie-louisiana-film-prize <p>Organizers of the <a href="http://www.lafilmprize.com">Louisiana Film Prize </a>in Shreveport say this year’s entries are mostly coming from filmmakers outside the Bayou State. Executive director Gregory Kallenberg expects another big turnout for the festival weekend in October when a panel of judges and the audience decide which film will receive a $50,000 cash payout. He anticipates about 80 entries this year, on par with the first year of the contest.</p><p></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 14:22:37 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 29072 at http://redriverradio.org Mostly out-of-state filmmakers vie for Louisiana Film Prize LA Film Prize takes Shreveport-Bossier by storm http://redriverradio.org/post/la-film-prize-takes-shreveport-bossier-storm <p>The Louisiana Film Prize, the first of its kind, wil be decided this weekend as audiences view the 20 finalist short films that were shot in Shreveport-Bossier. Creator Gregory Kallenberg says the $50,000 grand prize turned heads, and the audience participation is a new twist in the film festival world. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 15:37:37 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 18131 at http://redriverradio.org LA Film Prize takes Shreveport-Bossier by storm 10:01 Spotlight: LA Film Prize 2012 http://redriverradio.org/post/1001-spotlight-la-film-prize-2012 <P>Bill Beckett talks with Gregory Kallenberg, Executive Director of the LA Film Prize 2012 Festival about the events this weekend at the Robinson Film Center, the Capri, and Artspace. 20 films will be shown in numerous viewings over the festival weekend.&nbsp; Opening Ceremonies begin Friday at 5:00 p.m. with a welcome to the filmmakers and to festival-goers. At 7:00 p.m. there is a Street Party with Special Musical Guests Big Sam’s Funky Nation and Engine. For full details visit <STRONG><A href="http://lafilmprize.com/">LA Film Prize 2012 here.</A></STRONG> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 15:01:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Gregory Kallenberg 17989 at http://redriverradio.org 10:01 Spotlight: LA Film Prize 2012