Newport Beach Film Festival
August 14th, 2014
2015 NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL NOW OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS!
Celebrating its 16th year, the Newport Beach Film Festival is now open for submissions!
Named one of the “Top Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” by MovieMaker Magazine for five years running, the Newport Beach Film Festival will run from April 23rd to April 30th, 2015.
The 2015 Newport Beach Film Festival will spotlight over 350 films from around the world, including short and feature length narrative, documentary, animated and student films that will compete for a series of Jury, Festival Honors and Audience Awards.
In addition to film screenings, the Festival hosts premiere galas, question and answer sessions with filmmakers, and an industry seminar series with topics that range from screenwriting and directing to editing and film music.
For more information, visit www.NewportBeachFilmFest.com
Theatre Unbound - Girl Shorts Festival
August 8th, 2014
CALL FOR ENTRIES
FILM SHORTS targeted to an adult audience -- all genres including live action narrative, live action documentary, animation, experimental, etc. are eligible; maximum length is 20 minutes. All FILM SHORTS must have a female protagonist and have women in leadership roles on the production team. Filmmakers must reside in Minnesota.
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Theatre Unbound delivers thought-provoking live theatre conceived and created by women, providing audiences with engaging, rarely-seen perspectives on issues that are relevant and universal.
Girl Shorts, a festival of one-act plays by women, about women, originated in 2013 as a means to showcase rarely-seen work by well-known playwrights alongside new work by emerging writers/creators. In 2014, the festival expanded to include works from other Twin Cities theater companies. In 2015, the festival will expand again to include short films by women, abut women.
This year’s festival will be held at the Cedar Riverside People’s Center on the West Bank of the University of Minnesota, March 7-15, 2015.
The festival is a non-competitive celebration of women artists. All films selected for showing at the festival will receive a $50 honorarium and one Girl Shorts festival pass.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:
- Submissions are Free
- Maximum length 20 minutes.
- Filmmakers must reside in Minnesota
- Must be female driven story with female protagonist.
- Must have women in leadership roles on the production team.
Please label all screeners Name, title, time
* All genres welcome
* Please submit DVD (Region 0 or 1) or online links to screeners
* $50 honorarium to all films accepted into the festival.
* All possible care will be taken in the handling of entries. However, the Festival cannot accept responsibility for loss or damage to entries while they are in our possession or in transit
* DVDs will not be returned
For more information, contact email@example.com
PO Box 6134
Minneapolis, MN 55406