3rd Annual

Ferndale Film Festival

November 02, 2011 to November 06, 2011

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482 East Hazelhurst
Ferndale MI 48220
Phone: 248-534-5354

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A narrative feature more than 30 minutes in length
Micro Mini
Films must be created to meet the requirements of the Micro Mini challenge released by Ferndale Film Festival on May 1st. Please see Ferndalefilmfestival.org for the specified parameters.


The Ferndale Film Festival, F3, as part the ever growing Michigan Film Industry will become a burgeoning force in the advancement and education of filmmakers and their audiences.


The third year of the Ferndale Film Festival will take place in one of the core communities of the Michigan Film Incentive. November 2-6 will find film lovers and makers crowding the streets at screens dotting the landscape, drive in theatres, workshops, exhibitions, VIP events and more.

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ELIGIBILITY: The Ferndale Film Festival is open to applicants except for contractors, directors and officers of Ferndale Film Festival ("Ferndale Film Festival"), its parent, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, distributors, web design, advertising, fulfillment, judging and Project agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Project (collectively, "Project Parties"), and the immediate family members of each (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse or "step" of each) and those living in their same households (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Project). Void where prohibited.

Entrants will be required to agree to the standard Ferndale Film Festival Submission Statement. If under the legal age of majority in your state of residence, your parent or legal guardian must complete it on your behalf.

All costs associated with the production of the Entry are solely the responsibility of the Entrant.

Eligible Entries will be judged based on the judging criteria stated below.

Entrants not required to be present at the Event to participate.

Entrants will be considered for the current year festival only.

The top Entry will be awarded a trophy; will be screened at the annual Ferndale Film Festival Awards Weekend (date and location to be announced); and shall be eligible for the award of "Best Ferndale Film of 2010".

Ferndale Film Festival
22736 Woodward Avenue
Ferndale, MI 48220


I agree to all the rules and regulations stated by the Ferndale Film Festival. I agree that I have legally authority to make this submission.

PROJECT TERMS OF SUBMISSION: By submitting an Entry into this Project, each Entrant warrants and represents that the Entrant owns all rights to the Entry he/she is entering in this Project, including, without limitation, the video or digital recording, and the performance contained in each Entry for use by Entrants in connection with this Project. Each Entrant further warrants and represents that the Entrant has obtained permission from each person who appears in the Entry to grant the rights to the Project Parties described in these Official Rules, and will have such copies of such permissions upon request to the Project Parties.

By submitting an Entry, Entrant agrees to the Official Rules, and further agrees to indemnify and hold the Ferndale Film Festival , Project Parties and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents, co-branders or other partners, and any of their employees (collectively, the "Project Indemnitees"), harmless from any and all claims, damages, expenses, costs (including reasonable attorneys' fees) and liabilities (including settlements), brought or asserted by any third party against any of the Project Indemnitees due to or arising out of the Entrant's Entry materials in this Project, or the Entrant's conduct during and in connection with this Project, including but not limited to trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, right of publicity, right of privacy or defamation. Entrant agrees to release, indemnify and hold harmless Ferndale Film Festival from any and all claims that any advertising, presentation, web content or any other material subsequently produced, presented, and/or prepared by or on behalf of Ferndale Film Festival infringes on the rights of Entrant's work as contained in any Entry.

If any group of individuals elects to collaborate on an Entry, they are required to designate one (1) person as the agent of the group to enter the Project, agree to these Official Rules, and accept the prize on behalf of the group. Neither Ferndale Film Festival nor any of the Project Parties are liable for any disputes between collaborators arising out of or related to the Project.

SELECTION OF WINNERS: Entries will be judged by a process in which a qualified panel of judges ("Judges") will evaluate each eligible Entry In the event of a tie, the tie will be broken based on the highest score in the first Judging Criteria, continuing thereafter to each Judging Criteria in order, as needed to break the tie. Entrants agree that the Ferndale Film Festival has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising from this Project and that all decisions of Ferndale Film Festival are final and binding.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, Entrants agree to these Official Rules which are final and binding in all respects. The US portion of the Project is governed by the laws of the Michigan, and all claims must be resolved in the Michigan courts or the Federal courts located in the state of Michigan.

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