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Made In Baltimore Short Film Festival: Call for Entries!

This festival honors and awards the best filmmakers in the Greater Baltimore region. We’ll select short films that push the envelope and inspire audiences to view film and video through a uniquely Baltimore lens. Made In Baltimore will accept fiction, documentary, animation, experimental, horror, mockumentary—you name it! Submissions will be judged on technical excellence, originality, and Baltimore flavor. Those who live, work, or study in Baltimore are encouraged to submit.

Films selected to be in this film festival will each be awarded cash prizes, with the top selected film receiving $1,000!

Are you a filmmaker? Submissions will be accepted between June 1 and July 15th.

Submit your film online here:

1. All films may be submitted between June 1 and June 30, 2017
2. Films should be no longer than 20 minutes.
3. All films not in the English language must have English subtitles.
4. Films are suitable for public viewing.
5. You must own the rights to your film.
6. Filmmaker must live, work, or go to school in the Baltimore area.
7. Film must have been finished no earlier than 2015.
8. $15 submission fee

Questions at [email protected]


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