2012 Student Film Festival

Guidelines

The Rules

  1. You must have been a full-time Union student when you completed the film.
  2. The entry must have been completed between March 2011 and March 2012.
  3. The film cannot exceed 30 minutes.
  4. The film's content should meet university standards. The Festival Directors reserve the right to exclude submitted films that are not appropriate for the festival.
  5. The film can appear on the Festival DVD if the filmmaker grants us permission and the filmmaker holds the appropriate copyrights.

Festival Description and Timeline

March 7, 2012 - Intention Deadline. If you intend to submit a film for this year's festival, please e-mail ctracy@uu.edu and let us know the title, the director and an estimate of the run-time.

March 14, 2012 - Submission Deadline. Submit completed film (drop by with external hard drive or share a folder with ctracy@uu.edu on Dropbox) and Submission Form to Cam Tracy in Hammons Hall 216 by 4pm. 2012 Submission Form (.pdf)

March 15 - March 25, 2012 - The films will be judged in Technical and Acting categories. Additional trivial categories will be determined based upon the films submitted

March 26, 2012 - Screening & directors' talk, W.D. Powell Theatre, 6PM - Each director's film will be shown, and there will be a brief Q&A with the filmmakers.

March 27, 2012 - Screening & Awards, Barefoots Joe, 7PM - Each film will be shown again, and around 8:30PM we will present the Festival Awards. Grand Prizes will be given for the:

Additional awards will be given in specific categories for Technical and Acting acheivement (see below). Trivial Awards are given for memorable moments from the films.

2012 Technical Awards

2012 Acting Awards

For more information

Contact the Festival Directors: