Author Archives: Elizabeth English

About Elizabeth English: • Founder, Executive Director, Artistic Director, Programmer, Producer: Moondance International Film Festival
• Screenwriter, filmmaker, playwright
• Film & stage director/producer
• Screenwriting editor & consultant
• Acting & voice coach
• Film & stage costume & set designer
• Music arranger, film & theatrical
• Interior designer & feng shui consultant
• Artist, sculptor, cartoonist

Moondaners Write Us: The Halperins

“We have had a long relationship working together with the Moondance International Film Festival to assist films and filmmakers in giving their voices and stories a wide international audience and […]

Moondance Recommends the Geena Davis Institute

The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media is the only research-based organization working within the media and entertainment industry to engage, educate, and influence the need for gender balance, […]

Moondance Recommends Chrysanthemum Tea

Chrysanthemum tea has many purported medicinal uses, including an aid in recovery from influenza, acne and as a "cooling" herb. According to traditional Chinese […]

Dovid Meyer Premiere at Moondance

DOVID MEYER: The Orphan From Jerusalem

Written and directed by Rabbi Moshe Mones (Paul Mones on Google and and produced by Mones and Darren Schwartz, this film, on the […]

Moondance Wins 2013 Colorado Excellence Award

The Moondance International Film Festival has been recognized as a 2013 Colorado Excellence Award recipient.
The panel of industry executives and consultants oversees an annual survey commissioned by the Small […]

Moondance wants your photos!

Moondance is putting together a photo album from this year's film fest held in Mysitc, Connecticut.  If any of you have pictures you'd like to share with us of the […]

International Representation at Moondance

Talented filmmakers, writers & composers from all over the world, some 46 countries & counting, submit their projects to the annual Moondance competition.  Some film festivals claim  to be international […]

Some Things to Think About:

“Many people might have attained wisdom if they had not assumed they already possessed it.” ~ Seneca

“True champions aren’t always the ones who win, but are those with the […]

2013 Moondance Audience Favorite Films Announced


Autumn is here, fall is in the air; the last warm days of summer linger on, and we are gearing up for the one, the […]

2013 Audience Favorites!

Feature film, directed by Matt Birman, written & produced by Sam Roberts (USA & CANADA). After his sudden and tragic death, a devoted father's […]