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Contests – Call for Entries

48 HOUR FILM PROJECT, LOS ANGELES [Submission Deadline: August 3, 2018] — Calling filmmakers to compete in the Los Angeles 48 Hour Film Project on August 3-5th, the popular film competition where filmmakers will write, shoot, edit, and score a short film in just 48 hours. Each film will be screened at Regal Cinemas LA Live and will have the opportunity to win awesome prizes. The short that wins “Best Film” of LA is automatically entered into Filmapalooza. The top films from Filmapalooza will be screened at the legendary Cannes Film Festival in May 2019.

NEWFILMMAKERS LOS ANGELES (NFMLA) [Submission Deadline: Ongoing / Monthly] — NewFilmmakers Los Angeles celebrates rising indie artists. Submit your film now! Founded in 2007, NFMLA has established itself as a strong gathering place for independent cinema screening 800+ films from over 51 countries.  NFMLA boasts over 20,000 supporters in the Los Angeles community!  The monthly festival provides a forum where filmmakers can be recognized for their accomplishments, gain exposure to new audiences, and connect with industry professionals for insight on distribution, production, acquisition, and representation.  For your chance to gain “reel” exposure in LA, submit to NewFilmmakers Los Angeles today.

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