FilmGenesis GET PRODUCED Awards

August 31, 2018 to August 31, 2018


Short Film


Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 20, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 44.00 39.00
Regular Deadline
June 10, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 54.00 49.00
Late Deadline
June 23, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 69.00 64.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 14, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 86.00 69.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.

Category Details

August 30, 2018

Shorts: maximum 60 minutes

No requirement for completed by date

Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

No premiere requirement

Projects may have distribution

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

  Secure Online Screener

Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List

Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List

Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

FilmGenesis Award
$10000 of production services to produce your next project
Sponsor:Media Genesis Productions
Value of Goods/Services: 10,000 U.S. Dollar

Excellence Award
Recognition of excellence and promotional services to provide exposure for your project
Value of Goods/Services: 100 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

By submitting your work, you hereby affirm or acknowledge that you agree to and understand all of the following:

You are at least 18 years of age and are eligible to work in the state of California.
You fully own the rights to the intellectual property of any material that has been entered into the competition.
All entries must be in electronic form (scripts must be entered in PDF, DOC, DOCX, FDR, or FDX format; produced material can be entered as an online video upload if applicable.)
Material that has been submitted to other competitions, contests, or festivals is ALLOWED (and the entrant is free to continue submitting it to other competitions, contests and festivals with no restrictions.)
Adaptations are allowed only if the entrant has obtained the rights to adapt the source material (and can provide proof upon request.)
International entries ALLOWED (screenplays must be written in English; short films must either have English dialogue or may include English subtitles.)
Awards and Production Funding Prize Amounts including production budget and services are subject to change at the sole discretion of the administrators of the competition. The scope of services and budget provided to the winner and are finalized based on the content, implied budget requirements, and other factors such as the overall commercial viability of the winning project.
If no individual work submitted is determined to be commercially or artistically viable for production, based on the discretion of the judges and/or administrators of the competition, the contest may be extended on a rolling basis until a project of sufficient quality can be chosen.
There are NO limitations on the completion dates of the scripts or projects entered into the competition.