POSTED March 24, 2020

The Annapolis Film Festival is this Weekend (March 27-29)!
Support the Festival and Attend Virtually via the Annapolis Film Festival Channel!

Tickets and Weekend Multi Film Passes are now available for purchase via FilmFestivalFilx.com, a secure platform like Netflix where viewers can create their own private subscription with a username and password.

Visit the Annapolis Film Festival Channel to purchase a pass or individual tickets.

Existing Annapolis film festival ticket and pass holders will receive a separate direct email with their AFF Channel coupon codes. 

POSTED March 2, 2020

Lakefront Film Festival - Columbia, MD - Call for Submissions

The Lakefront Film Festival taking place July 23-26 in Columbia, MD is looking for Maryland Filmmakers to submit their films for participation in the festival.  If interested, please go here to submit - https://filmfreeway.com/LakefrontFilmFestival-1534096

POSTED March 2, 2020

Roy W. Dean Film Grant for 2020 Accepting Applications

If you are an independent filmmaker needing help completing your film, the Roy W. Dean Film Grant for Spring 2020 is now accepting submissions.  The Roy W. Dean Film Grant, now in its 28th year, is awarded to a unique film that makes a contribution to society.  Winner will receive $3,500 cash and $23,000 in film production services.  Deadline for submission is March 31st.

All Filmmakers Who Apply to Grant Get Free Consultation

From the Heart Productions, the top-rated non-profit sponsoring the grant, offers each grant applicant a 15-minute consultation.  Filmmakers can get advice on how to fund their film, build up a database of donors, market their film, and more.  The Roy W. Dean Film Grant is open to documentaries, short films, narrative features, and web series.  Students can apply as well.  Projects must be budgeted under $500K. 

In addition to the  $3,500 cash prize, winner will receive donations including 40% deduction on color, editing, and sound from ProMedia, and 30% discount in equipment rental from AbelCine Tech,Inc. NYC, $500 in expendables from Filmtools, $600.00 for your Free Closed Captioning by NetCaptioning, and much more from many heartfelt donors. 

Filmmakers can apply for the grant at http://fromtheheartproductions.com/grant-application-form/.  

For more information, please email info@fromtheheartproductions.com or call 805-984-0098.

POSTED March 2, 2020

Rehoboth Beach Film Society Regional Showcase Annoucement

The Rehoboth Beach Film Society is excited to announce that submissions will soon open for this year’s Regional Showcase, taking place May 8-10, 2020.

The Rehoboth Beach Regional Showcase is designed to promote the art of film-making by showcasing the films of regional filmmakers, expose audiences to the creative talents of emerging filmmakers, and to provide opportunities for audiences to engage in post-screening discussions with film directors.

Filmmakers from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington D.C. are invited to submit their work for consideration. Eligible films include shorts, docs, and features of any length.

There is a $15 non-refundable submission fee. The submission period is from February 1 to April 1. Filmmakers will be notified of selected submissions by April 10. The filmmakers of selected films are strongly encouraged to attend the Showcase and to lead post-screening discussions about their films.

Please note that films must be submitted via online screener through FilmFreeway.

For more information, to submit a screener, and for rules and eligibility, please go to our FilmFreeway festival page: https://filmfreeway.com/RehobothBeachRegionalShowcase.

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