April 18 - 22, 2013

Mountain View

Menlo Park

Palo Alto

San Jose

 

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"I believe that I will never

shoot another film...on film."

George Lucas

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RIP my Friend

Chris Andrews

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CHARACTERS

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APPEARING APRIL

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festival characters contact

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Chis Felver

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digital news/research

"Silicon Valley is the only place that is not

trying to be Silicon Valley."  Robert Metcalfe

 
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INTERNETWORKING

 

Panels, Keynotes, Interviews,

From the Garage Think Tanks,

Venture Capital Sessions,  LAP

Circle Networking with Max Gail,

Brain Storming, Webcasting,

Workshops, Entrepreneur Stage,

Screenings and Q & A's,

EARTH DAY

 

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CHARACTERS

Rich Ferguson

Dawn Engle

Chuck Banner

Gini Scott

Eric Christensen

Sara Mora

Ivan Suvanjieff

 

Fred Thompson from Stanford Univer. in his book From Counterculture to Cyberculture connects the dots in Silicon Valley with Stewart Brand and his Whole Earth Catalog and The Well, Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead, Dead songwriter John Perry Barlow,

Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters...

 

In his book What the Doormouse Said:

How the Sixties Counter-culture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry,  John Markoff quotes science fiction writer William Gibson saying, "The future's already arrived; it's just not evenly distributed yet."

 

We're settling on the various locations

& theaters in Silicon Valley including

Mountain View, Palo Alto and Menlo

Park for screenings, panel discussions,

concerts, keynotes, and exhibits...TBA

STAY TUNED FOR ALL LOCATIONS...

VC & THE GARAGE

 

Silicon Valley continues to be the leading

hub for high-tech innovation and develop-

ment, accounting for 1/3 of all the venture

capital investment in the United States...

Variety Magazine states, "The investment

community is driving tech innovation,

critical for growth of the evolving entertain-

ment industry.  Start-up companies with

strong ideas can thrive, thanks to revived

post-recession financial support and

Hollywood's fight to attract today's

digital consumers."

 

 

Music & books in the

Valley of Silicon

 

        

 

SiliconValleyHistorical.org

Roy Kepler founded his famous bookstore at 935 El Camino Real

in 1955, and it as the first bookstore in the South Bay that allowed patrons to sit and read, drink coffee, hang out or play music, perfect

for the budding bohemians who would become San Francisco's psychedelic rockers.  All sorts of key events gook place at Kepler's,

such as Peter Albin (later in Big Brother) meeting Jerry Garcia for

the first time, when Jerry was holding court in the back of Kepler's

with a guitar.  Jerry Garcia is said to have met his first wife Sara Ruppenthal at the book store, where the likes of Joan Baez,

 

The Broadcasting of the Digital Media Fest

is of huge importance and will play a big roll

in the production.  We are going to created

a Virtual Online Media Festival like never

seen in the world of Film Festivals and the

Digital Paradigm shift of New Media...

WEBCASTING THE FESTIVAL

by West Multimedia

 

Marshall  McLuhan said

about  Paradigm Shifts...


 "By the time one notices a

cultural phenomenon,

it has already happened."

 

Visit our new Virtual Digital Channel more soon

the short stage

 

WE'LL BE SCREENING A NUMBER

OF SHORTS PRIOR TO FEATURES

AND DOCS...THERE WILL ALSO BE

A SHORT STAGE AREA WHERE SEVERAL HOURS WILL BE

DEDICATED TO SHORTS

 

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DM FEST 2013

Contact

DIGITAL MEDIA FESTIVAL

650-223-0300       

digitalmediafest@gmail.com

 

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