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Ideas and Ideals: Strong Female Voices III ONLINE EVENT  Albertine Bookstore/French Embassy 972 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10075 
Sep 22
Ideas and Ideals: Strong Female Voices III ONLINE EVENT  Albertine Bookstore/French Embassy 972 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10075 
Sep 22
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New Media & Film Festivals in 2021: What to expect?

Sundance Film Festival

As festivals and major events got cancelled or were held online 2020, they are adapting to offer virtual and/or live programs in 2021. This list of festivals (on video games, new media, films) will be updated on a regular basis as new information become available.

CES: January 6 to 9 (All Digital)

"The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) is reimagining how to connect exhibitors, customers, thought leaders and media from around the world while prioritizing health and safety. We are excited to share that CES 2021 will be an all-digital experience."


Sundance Film Festival, Utah: January 21 to 31

"The 2021 Sundance Film Festival will be a grand partnership of communities. It will take place live in Utah and in at least 20 independent and community cinemas across the U.S. and beyond."


Tribeca Film Festival, New York City: June 9 to 20

"Tribeca is thrilled to announce that the 20th-anniversary edition of Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, will take place in New York City from June 9 through June 20, 2021 — new dates to ensure the Festival moves forward in the safest environment."


Future of StoryTelling Summit, New York City: June 9 & 10 

"We look forward to all being reunited for the next FoST Summit (on the beautiful Snug Harbor campus) on June 9th & 10th, 2021.


E3: June 15 to 17

"A "reimagined" showcase will take place June 15 to 17, 2021" More info to come!

Source: https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2020-04-04-the-esa-sets-dates-for-e3-2021


GDC, San Francisco: July 19 to 23

"GDC 2021 will be held as a hybrid event taking place physically in San Francisco with a robust virtual offering. This will take place from Monday, July 19th through Friday, July 23rd, 2021 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco and online."


SXSW, Austin (online): March 16 to 20

SXSW is launching SXSW Online. It will take place March 16 – March 20, 2021. Also, "SXSW is working with the City of Austin and public health authorities on plans for a physical event in 2021. We will provide updates as more information becomes available."


COLCOA French Film Festival, Los Angeles: September 20 to 26

COLCOA 2020 is postponed and carried forward to September 2021.