The VALOREM Film Festival is hosting the VALOREM Short Film Contest. This contest allows filmmakers to create and submit a short film that features someone or multiple people with a disability.
Once you've entered the contest, a submission form and additional information will be sent to you through email.
There is no fee to enter or submit to the VALOREM Short Film Contest.
The contest period will begin on July 9th, 2017 and will end on September 9th, 2017.
Finalists will be contacted by September 16th, 2017.
All participants are encouraged to attend the VALOREM Film Festival.
Finalists of the VALOREM Short Film Contest will have their short film screened on Saturday, October 7th at The Pointe 14. They will also be recognized at the VALOREM Red Carpet Gala later that night where the winner will be announced.
RULES AN D REGULATIONS:
You have from July 9th, 2017 to September 9th, 2017 to submit your short film.
The VALOREM Film Festival does not financially provide for the making of your short film.
Your short film must feature at least one person with a disability.
You must be a U.S. citizen to participate.
You may have as many actors in the film as you would like.
There is no age requirement for actors or filmmakers.
Your short film must not exceed 15 minutes.
Storyline must not contain anything that would exceed PG-13 viewing standards.
All short films must be submitted by September 9th, 2017, but may be submitted early.
You may have actors without disabilities in your film, but the film must feature someone with a disability in order to qualify.\
You are encouraged to include people with disabilities on your production crew.
FInalists and winner:
Finalists will receive 2 passes to all VALOREM Film Festival events.
Cast and crew are encouraged to attend, as all finalists will be recognized at the VALOREM Short Film Contest screening and VALOREM Red Carpet Gala where the winner will be announced.
The winner of the VALOREM Short Film Contest will receive the title of "Official Short Film of the 2017 VALOREM Film Festival" and will receive a $1,000 cash prize.