Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF) announces their final call for entries for their 2006 High School Film Competition. The event, will take place at Cinema Paradiso, October 21, from 9:30 a.m – 11:00 a.m., during the festival’s 21st Annual Event.
As part of the morning event, student filmmakers can participate in an open discussion with Robin Cowie, the producer of The Blair Witch Project. In addition, Kodak will offer a seminar to help students shoot their own 35mm film. Kodak will develop the film and send them a DVD. FLIFF will showcase the top High School entries. Of these films, a panel of judges will select the top three in each category and present awards to the top films.
Films must be 5 minutes or less in length. The four categories are Narrative, Documentary, Music Video, and Experimental. Entries must be submitted in VHS, DVD, or Mini DV formats. The Fee to enter a film is $10. Deadline for Entries is September 30.
Entry forms for submissions are accepted via withoutabox.com or by downloading and completing the film submission form which is available on-line at http://www.fliff.com/submission_highschool.asp
For additional information, entrants may email firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line: FLIFF High School Competition or call 954-760-9898 ext. 101.