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2021
SOIREE & CINEMA EXHIBITION

Event Date: October 28
Event Time: 7 – 10 PM

Venue: Houston Arboretum & Nature Center (Memorial Park)

Zeal Reel

The Competition features concisely creative filmmakers and we want to see what YOU can do in 60 seconds or less.

  • Would you like to win a cash prize for a one-minute film?
  • Do you have a new story idea that needs funding?
  • Or, do you just want a new piece of equipment?

If you answered YES to any of these, then why haven’t you already submitted your micro short?

Texas Filmmaker Audience Award

We know great talent is worldwide, but our Texas-based filmmakers can be a double winner and cash in on an additional cash prize.
All qualified and verified submissions by Texas filmmakers will be publicly screened.

Awards

Grand Prize Winner
Best Micro Short Film
$2,500
Texas Filmmaker Winner
Audience Award
$1,000
Genres and Laurels
Twenty (20) awards and Competition laurels will be presented to winning films. See our FilmFreeway page for the complete list.

RESULTS

Upon completion, the Competition results will be announced on our website within 30 days following the closing date of the competition. Winners will also be made public and may be permanently posted to the Competition website. This will be in accordance with our privacy policy.

Submission Guide

  • Submissions must be sixty (60) seconds in length or shorter, including credits.
  • Submissions must be a scripted motion picture, this includes documentary films, that could be developed into a longer length short film or feature film.
  • Submission genres can be found on FilmFreeway.
  • Submissions per entrant is unlimited. Each entry is a separate fee.
  • Submissions co-owned/co-created only need one person to serve as the entrant be it producer, writer, or director.
  • Submissions must be in high definition.
  • Submission can only be entered for one (1) category.
  • Submitted material must not contain obscene, unlawful, or objectionable content.
  • Submissions in a language other than English, must include English subtitles.

Contest Guidelines

See full Terms and Conditions here

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