Calling all film professionals and aspiring filmmakers! Want to go on an adventure? Join The 50 Hour Film Festival for 2 days of movie making magic. It is a speed film contest, so there are lots of fabulous prizes, an awards ceremony, and film screenings. Films will be between 3-7 minutes in various genres, and there are 8 award categories.
Judges include an impressive assortment of directors, writers, producers, casting directors, and more, including:
- Acclaimed director Richard Dutcher, known for God’s Army, States of Grace, and Brigham City.
- Tyler Measom, co-director/producer of the documentary film Sons of Perdition, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, was screened at over 45 festivals, and was acquired by the Oprah Winfrey Network. He is currently directing a documentary on the history of MTV.
- Jeff Johnson, casting director for Disney Films and the Disney Channel