June 28, 2016 at 1:42PM, Edited June 28, 1:44PM
Call for Entries - Grenada Afterglow Film Festival (Deadline July 15 + 25% off)
Hello filmmakers! The Grenada Afterglow Film Fest is looking for short (30 min. & Under), independently produced, family friendly films. All genres accepted. Spotlight category is "Feel-Good" films. $500 awarded in prizes. 2016 marks the 3rd year of Afterglow, which takes place in the historic downtown district of Grenada, Mississippi with Short Films, Music, Art, Workshops, Cosplay, Video Gaming, Tech, & Food.
Submit on Film Freeway: https://filmfreeway.com/festival/GrenadaAfterglowFilmFestival
(Use code GAFF25 for 25% off submission fee! + submission is free for students 18 & under!)
Deadline is July 15th! Hurry!
Festival dates are October 7-8th, 2016.
Awards & Prizes
Best of Festival ($100)
Best AfterGlow (Feel-Good) ($50)
Best Film to Inspire Positive Change ($50)
Best AfterLaugh (Comedy) ($50)
Best AfterDoc (Documentary) ($50)
Best AfterDark (Dark Narrative) ($50)
Best AfterWeird (Weird Film) ($50)
Best AfterThought (Thought Provoking Film) ($50)
Best Mississippi Film ($50)
Rules & Terms
We are a shorts fest - Only films 30 minutes or shorter will be considered. Films can be narrative or documentary, of any genre and should be suitable for a family audience (think PG).
Student Category Qualifications
To be considered for our student category, a film must have been produced entirely by filmmakers who are currently age 18 or under. Contributions (besides equipment, encouragement, food and shelter) by parents, teachers, or other adults should be minimal.
Notification/Exhibition of Official Selections
If your film is accepted, you’ll be notified by August 31, 2016 along with instructions for digitally submitting an exhibition copy. Please be prepared to submit an H.264-encoded .MOV or .MP4 via download link.
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