The Marblehead Festival of Arts invites both aspiring and seasoned filmmakers to submit films for its 2013 Film Festival—part of the Arts Festival which will be held July 4 through July 7, 2013.
Films genres include Narrative, Documentary, Experimental/Performance, and Animation. Films must not exceed a 20-minute running time. Entries may have originated in any format, but works must be submitted on DVD. Video projection is the exhibition format.
Films chosen for the Festival have the opportunity to win prizes if selected by the judges, as well as a People's Choice Award based on audience balloting. Additionally, selected films may be screened during the Winter Film Festival, to be held in February, 2014.
Time Limit: 20 Minutes
Submission Deadline: Friday, May 3, 2013
Film Length: 20 minutes or less
Open to all Adults
Entry Fee: $25.00 (single fee for unlimited submissions)
Best of Show: $125.00
Outstanding Work: $50.00
Honorable Mention: ribbon
People's Choice: ribbon
Open to students through Grade 12
No entry fee for students
Awards: Best of Show (Student division): ribbon
Format: Films must be submitted in DVD format. Entries not accepted for screening at the Film Festival will be returned.
Send the DVD, completed Entry Form(s), a brief résumé, and the entree fee (for adults) as a check payable to Marblehead Festival of Arts to:
Marblehead Festival of Arts
Attn: Film Festival
PO Box 331
Marblehead, MA 01945
For more information,
For information on films and filmmakers who have contributed works to previous MFoA Film Festivals,