Filminute targets 10m viewers benchmark in third edition
Filminute, the worldwide multiplatform film festival devoted to one-minute films, is aiming to reach 10m viewers for its third edition. The festival, which begins September 1 and runs throughout the month, will feature a short-list of 25 films from 16 countries. A jury, including Academy Award-winning writer-director Paul Haggis, will select the best 'filminute' while a worldwide audience will determine the 'People's Choice'. Awards will be announced on October 12.