News and mildly opinionated views from the team at Mecca Medialight
The team at MeccaMedialight would like to wish you a very merry Christmas and a happy new year for 2020!
The MeccaMedialight office will be closed for some well earned rest and adventure from 20th December through to Monday 6th January. Woo-hoo!
All the best with the holiday season - and looking forward to seeing everyone in the new year
Creative Catalog Update
Just a quick update on the Creative Catalog! The new build features a host of new and refined features, including ...
2019 Greek Film Festival!
Reporting in from our Santorini studio*, we'd like to draw your attention to our other favourite film festival - the 2019 Greek Film Festival! Despite the relatively small program, this festival packs a punch across 6 cities with its amazing selection of films. From absurdist dystopian black comedies to rom-coms to gut-wrenching drama (and occasionally all that at once - hello Yorgos Lanthimos!)
MIFF 2019 - thats a wrap. Now for some sleep
MIFF2019. Wow, that was an intense 3 weeks. From the amazing opening night film, to the closing night, there were many memorable nights had by team MML - especially our special "film of choice" screening of Aretha Franklin in Amazing Grace! The zombie selection was pretty good too (Jim Jarmusch's contribution to the genre with The Dead Don't Die was actually a lot of fun. So was Little Monsters).
MIFF Schools Microsite
MIFF Schools is an initiative by the Melbourne International Film Festival to enrich the cinema experience for younger viewers. This year the films were carefully programmed so that they are not only high quality, diverse and age appropriate, but also in languages commonly taught in Victorian schools.
The schools site (developed by the team at MeccaMedialight) features a simple booking system for