Advantages Of Playing Games

Playing games is one of the things that people should do whenever they get an opportunity. There are different types of games one can play including ball games like football and volleyball and board games like chess among many other types of games. All these types of games have their advantages. The following are some of the benefits of playing games.


Games present one with an opportunity to socialize with others. When people play games, they are getting to know each other better in an informal setup. This is different from the way people interact with one another in an official setting like the office. They get to see each other from a social perspective of playing rather than working. Socializing as a result of playing games makes people interact better which improves their working relations.

Form of exercise

xcdcddfdfgfgfWhen one has a busy schedule, it becomes difficult to slot in time to head to the gym to do some exercises. However, one does not have to hit the gym so as to say that they have exercised. Playing games especially the ball games is a form of exercise in itself. Games like football make one be physically fit since it involves various forms of activities including cardiovascular among others. This does not mean that one plays as though they are going to compete in the world cup. They can play as a way of exercising and unwinding after spending the whole day working.


Some games are an opportunity to learn something new about themselves and even others. In fact, most games make people learn to work as a team. This is mainly because for the game to be won, each member has to play their part towards the same. Teamwork is necessary not just in the office but also at home. When playing games, people also get to know their strengths so that they can capitalize on it when it is needed. Teamwork is a life skill since people can go through and win various kinds of difficulties when they learn to work as a team.



All work with no play makes Jack a dull boy. Playing games make people have fun as they take a break from something they have been doing. It is fun playing games with others as people socialize and get to learn various things. Fun helps people to improve their moods.

Money generating

Some people play different games as hobbies. The more these games are played, the more they perfect their skills for playing those games. Having honed their skills, they can turn the games playing hobbies into money making activities. They can also represent their countries globally and win medals which will put their countries on the sports map globally.…

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Burbank International Film Festival


02 February 2011


BURBANK, CA  Senior Executives of both the Burbank International Film Festival and the New York Film Academy met recently at Universal Studios to discuss ways and means the two prestigious entities might work together to the benefit of the art of film making.  Both sides recognized that a powerful synergy existed between the two.  The Burbank International Film Festival offered dramatically reduced submission fees to students of the New York Film Academy and invited the Academy to fully participate in the film festival including the presentation of seminars to festival participants.

The New York Film Academy agreed to provide the Burbank International Film Festival with at least one full scholarship to one of the Academy’s short courses.  This gracious offer will be used by the festival in its fund raising efforts.
Both organizations agreed to continuing discussions on the many ways they can grow their mutual relationship and enhance the overall value to local film makers and the film industry at large.
The Burbank International Film Festival is in its third year.  Further information about the Burbank International Film Festival is available at<  The New York Film Academy is a rapidly growing and prestigious film making and acting school with campuses worldwide, including Los Angeles and New York.  Further information about the New York Film Academy is available at their website: <> .

Media Contact:  Ron Irwin at Print E-mail2011 SubmissionsWe are accepting submissions for the 2011 festival, tentatively scheduled Sept 10-17, 2011.

Submission Dates:December 31st Earlybird Deadline
June 15, 2011 Regular Deadline
July 15th 2011 Late Deadline
July 25th 2011 WAB Extended Deadline

Submissions with Without a Box:Use Without a Box to submit your film, commercial, music video, screenplay, and so on.


The BIFF 2010 Raffle from AVIDPrize: Media Composer 5 from AVIDWinner: Alexander Georgakis from Lone Star Cowboy Productions, LLC…

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