FILMMAKERS & SCREENWRITERS,
The Richmond International Film Festival’s Early Entry Deadline is this Friday, May 15th at midnight. To get your project into consideration for the 2015-2016 festival, check out the full details below.
RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – Call for Entries
Richmond, Virginia, USA
Festival Dates: March 3 to 6, 2016
Early Entry Deadline: May 15, 2015 ($35 shorts, $45 features)
The Richmond International Film Festival (RIFF) has become one of the largest international competitive festivals in the Mid-Atlantic. RIFF brings more than 120 film screenings, industry panels, Q&As, live musical performances, industry and community mixers, the red carpets, and more, all of which bring the spirit of Hollywood to beautiful Richmond, Virginia at the Bowtie Movieland/Criterion, the Virginia Historical Society, and the historic Byrd Theatre. In 2011, USA Today called the 1,300-seat theatre, “One of the top 10 places to still see a movie in splendor in the United States.”
A competitive and spirited festival designed to honor true film artists; RIFF welcomes produced films and screenplays of all genres and niches (features, shorts, and new this year web series). With the aim of promoting established award winning filmmakers and also discovering up-and-coming talent, the Richmond International Film Festival works to promote its participating filmmakers and writers through various media outlets and production partners. The festival is an exciting collaborative platform for writers and filmmakers as it brings talent together from around the world and helps launch careers.
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Sponsored by Sony, the Virginia Film Office, Creative World Awards, the Media Industry Xchange, Virginia Production Alliance, and more.
For further info, visit the RIFF website.