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Fifth Annual Felder Film Festival

Call for entries:

Moving Images Group, the digital cinema division of Actor’s Theatre of South Carolina, is looking for entries for the fifth annual Felder Film Festival, as part of Piccolo Spoleto Festival, from filmmakers throughout the state and beyond. In past years film shorts have come from as far away as Japan.

Submissions must be twelve minutes maximum. First prize is $500.00 and the “Golden” Palmetto award. Second and third prizes are “Silver” ($200) and “Bronze” ($100) Palmetto awards. Approximately 14 slots will be filled to be screened chosen by a panel of judges and will be shown at the Folly Beach Piccolo Spoleto Festival event. Screenings will be @ 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., June 4th & 5th in the Charleston on the Beach Holiday Inn Ballroom, #1 Center Street, Folly Beach. There will be a cash bar and food available.

The Felder Film Festival Is sponsored and created by veteran film and television actor, Clarence Felder, film director and director of photography, Michael Givens and Nick Smith of Nick Smith Films, to promote and develop new filmmakers and appreciation of new visual technologies in the Charleston area.

Rules:

Running time — 12 minutes maximum

Any genre — drama, comedy, documentary — but must have a clear story.

Must be an original work — no remakes. The film may be one created many years ago or just completed.

Send to:

DVD only

Filmmakers must pre-screen their entry in a standard DVD player before submission.

Submissions cannot be returned, so please make a back up copy.

Deadline: May 4, 2008

Handling fee: $15.00

Mail to: ATSC-Films, P.O. Box 930, Folly Beach, SC 29439