The Marblehead Festival of Arts is considered by many to be the finest July 4th celebration of the arts on Boston’s North Shore. We invite both aspiring and seasoned filmmakers to submit films for its 2017 Short Film Festival.
The Film Festival is an outdoor event that will hold its screenings at Crocker Park and Unitarian Universalist Church during the 52nd celebration of the Marblehead Festival of Arts. The premiere screening will be on Monday, July 3rd at 9:00 pm at the stunningly beautiful Crocker Park. There will be a second showing at the Unitarian Universalist Church, Tuesday, July 4th on 28 Mugford St. at 10:30 am.
Films selected will be eligible for cash and other prizes. The selected films may also be screened at the Festival’s Winter Short Film Festival in February 2018.
For more information, or to contact us directly please use our Contact Form and choose Film Festival from the drop down menu.
Open to all Adults
Entry Fee: $20.00 per film
Best of Show: $125.00
Outstanding Work: $50.00
Honorable Mention: ribbon
People’s Choice: ribbon
Open to students through Grade 12 (ages 18 and under)
No entry fee for students
Best of Show (Student division): ribbon
This year Film Festival submissions by adults will have all three options below (online screeners preferred) Withoutabox Online, MFoA Online or Mail In. Student youth submissions will have two options MFoA Online or Mail In. So please choose one of these options below to enter your film(s).
Withoutabox is world wide service for film festivals both large and small. It provides film creators with a central depository of creative film. Festival Judges will be able to review the films that have been submitted.
WE ONLY ACCEPT ADULT SUBMISSIONS THROUGH WITHOUTABOX (NO STUDENTS, PLEASE). THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.
To submit to this years Marblehead Festival of Arts Short Film Festival Click Here
If you prefer to mail in your submission, please download the .pdf form below:
For printable mail-in form Film Festival Entry Form Click here
Once completed, please mail it, along with your DVD and entry fee (if applicable), to:
Marblehead Festival of Arts
Attn: Film Festival
PO Box 331
Marblehead, MA 01945