The Electronic Media Area of the School of Art and Design of West Virginia University is accepting entries to the West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival, which will be held on April 26 & 27, 2019. We seek imaginative, well-crafted and compelling works in film, video and animation. Send us your work!
Categories: Works will be considered for eight competitive categories: Experimental, Animation, Documentary Short, Narrative Short, Thematic entry: "Meme Culture”, Student (College) & Young filmmakers (under 18)
Entry Fee: Regular Entry: $8 per entry. Student: $5 per entry. Under 18: Free. Up to 3 entries per person. Student entries should be accompanied by valid student ID emailed to: [email protected]
Submitting work: Entries may be submitted through the festival website or through FilmFreeway. Deadline: March 29, 2019
Requirements: Maximum running time of 20 minutes. Works must have been completed after January 1, 2017. Please include English subtitles with all non-English narrative entries. Maximum of 3 entries per person.
Awards: $300.00 Best of Festival award, and a $100 award in each of the festival categories: Best Documentary Short, Best Narrative Short, Best Animation, Best Experimental, Best Student Film, Best Young Filmmaker and Best "Memes Culture" Theme.
Location and Dates: The 2019 West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival will be held on April 26 & 27 in the Gluck Theater at the West Virginia University Mountainlair in Morgantown.
Jury: Each festival submission will be carefully reviewed by a screening committee of practicing, professional artists and filmmakers.
Festival website: www.mountaineershortfilmfest.org
For additional information please contact us at [email protected]