Weekend Shorts Contest: September 28th-30th
The time is nearly upon us for the second annual Weekend Shorts Contest presented by the Debra Hill Fellowship.
Awards include well over $100,000 value in prizes, PLUS, Producers Guild mentorships with prestigious members.
Make sure to check back in at 2:01 pm PST on Friday the 28th for contest criteria and final instruction!
Debra Hill Fellowship's Weekend Shorts Contest 2012.
Winners From 2011
Produced by Edgar Alvarez
Directed by Edgar Alvarez
Written by Edgar Alvarez and Amanda Rodriguez
Produced by Joe Schober
Directed by Ian Spohr
Written by Chioke Nassor
The White Queen
Produced by Christin Mizelle and Dianne Ward
Directed by Bryan
Written by Chris Wiltz
In memory of Debra Hill and the films she produced, submitted projects were required to include:
- Halloween as a setting. (In recognition of Debra Hill’s breakthrough film of that same title.)
- Story Elements: a CHESS KNIGHT; a CASSETTE TAPE; a KNITTING NEEDLE. (Each of these objects has played a key role in one of Debra Hill’s films. Entries were required to include all three of these items in some fashion, with at least one items playing a central or important function in the story.)
- Thematic Elements: ESCAPE; an UNLIKELY HERO; GRACE and FORGIVENESS. (Entries were required to include one of these thematic elements.)