A competition challenging contestants to script, shoot, edit, and submit a film in 36 hours. Participants take inspiration from the theme of transformation and additional thematic elements revealed at the January 27, 8 p.m. launch reception.
Participants: high school students, college students, and aspiring professionals.
Audience: professors, students, friends, family, experienced filmmakers.
Teams are launched on January 27, 2017 at 8 p.m. to create their 6-minute short, which must be delivered to the festival's film freeway by 9 a.m. January 29. Those selected by judging panel will be screened before a live audience on February 3.
Launch: Woodbridge N. Ferris Building 17 Pearl St NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
Screening: Celebration Cinema North @ 2121 Celebration Dr NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Teams of three or more members can register for a fee of $100.
Prizes will be awards for the best films totaling up to $1000!
*Scholarships are offered for High School Teams - Apply Now!
Register your team using this form
After submitting your team registration, please return to this page and pay registration fee.