Independent Filmmakers, Creative Directors, and Musicmakers, you are cordially invited to submit your film or video related visuals, (your work, your visuals, your copyright, your licensing, your publishing) for review and possible screening at George Washington Carver Museum, located 1165 Angelina St., Austin, Texas, 78702 and other venues around Austin. Your visuals will be reviewed by a professional committee of individuals who work in the local creative economy and if your work is chosen to be screened you also have opportunity to receive a percentage of screening admission proceeds on the day your film screens at the venue.
Content Length Or Runtime
We are currently looking for shortform makers, with visuals anywhere from 5 to 40 minutes in length. But are also accepting feature length visuals 40 mintues to 120 minutes in length for potential screening on a future date.
There is a $20 processing fee (now until Saturday, May 5, 2018) when you submit your visuals. With, special pricing (50% off, which is $10) for current students, and Austin residents. You must bring your current student ID, or current state issued drivers license or id, or something valid like your current voters registration card, that indicates that you are a current Austin resident. After May 5, 2018, the cost goes up respectively by $10, ($30 for non students and residents, and $20 for students and residents).
Review By Committee
The review of your visuals by committee will be something you can continue to use as reference for your work, as you continue to develop your professional portfolio. The Visuals And Audio Series is presented by MOVACCI® (mo vah cee) and a portion of the proceeds go towards benefiting the venue's educational and creative programming.
The Review Process
Visuals will be reviewed and scored based upon overall production quality, content storyboard, genre of content, and whether there is any perceived innovative or different look or sound that is unique to the local and/or national marketplace.
First Screenings Of Reviewed Visuals
The first opportunity for screenings of your visuals to the public will be during the month of June 2018 on June 9, 2018. All visuals considered to be screened on this date, must be submitted by Saturday, May 26, 2018 via all terms stated here. With the top 3 visuals selected by our review committee, being recognized via press release to local media, then with the very top place visual of the 3 selected by our review committee, actually being screened prior to a feature length established film also scheduled to be screened on that date. There will be additional opportunities to screen all reviewed and selected visuals.
Drop Off Location And More Information
For more information on where to drop off your visuals and make payments, call Carver Museum at (512) 974-4926 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org or, email@example.com. Also via Eventbrite at Visuals And Audio Series presented by MOVACCI® (mo vah cee).