Thursday, July 30, 2009

Film Festival Opportunites: True/False Film Fest Call-for-Entries

[Received this bulletin from David Friesen, Submissions Director for the True/False Documentary Film Fest in Columbia, MO.]

To all interested filmmakers: The True/False Film Fest is heading into its seventh year of celebrating fine work in the arena of non-fiction, and is seeking out groundbreaking documentaries from all over the globe. On February 25th of 2010, Columbia, Missouri will become a Midwestern shrine to documentary film; between panels and parties, conversation and screenings, filmmakers and the town will come together and enjoy what is becoming one of the most talked-about film fests in the country. True/False continues to grow steadily, having played host in past years to some of the biggest names in documentary film, many up-and-comers and filmmakers that run the gamut from informational to experimental. If your film is accepted you will receive travel and lodging, a festival pass and an unparalleled experience.

Deadlines and Entry Fees:
Earlybird: August 3, 2010 Feature: $20 Short: $15
Regular: October 1, 2010 Feature: $25 Short $20
Late: November 16, 2010 Feature: $30 Short: $25
*Submit on withoutabox.com and receive $5 off of your entry fee and an extended deadline.
Submission formats: DVD or VHS (NTSC, VHS, or SECAM)

Visit www.truefalse.org for more details.