Lone Star College holding film festival, contest
From a Lone Star College press release:
Do you have what it takes to make a movie? Who's six-minute film will make the cut and win an award the annual Quack Attack Film Festival?
The Lone Star College-CyFair Video Production Club is hosting our annual third film festival as a way to give back to the community," said David Potts, TV/Motion Graphics professor. In addition, the festival gives future film makers of America a chance to participate, compete and win a trophy."
Entries must be submitted on DVDs and there is a $5 entry fee. Films and fee should be submitted in person by 8 p.m. Feb. 22, 2010 in the Technology Building Room 105 or postmarked Feb. 22, no exceptions.
Competition categories include: Drama, Comedy, Public Service Announcements, Action, Documentary, Commercial/Advertising, Horror, Science Fiction, Romance, Animation, News Packages and Music Video. Each film will be judged on the basis of: Creativeness, Sound, Cinematography and Special Effects.
The film festival will be a night of fun and imagination, said Potts. The festival is open to everyone; however, a jury of entertainment industry professionals will actually choose the winners. Awards will be given in each category.
The Quack Attack Film Festival will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 16 in the Conference Center , located on the Barker Cypress campus at 9191 Barker Cypress.
Go to LoneStar.edu/quack-attack-film-festival for information, competition rules, guidelines, entry form and past winners.