Brainwash Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In/Movie Festival (25)



Deadlines

08 Jan 2019
Call for entries

15 Mar 2019
Early deadline

01 May 2019
Standard deadline

21 May 2019
Late deadline

21 May 2019
Final deadline

27
days

01 Jul 2019
Notification date

12 Jul 2019
21 Jul 2019

Address

1675 7th Street, #23302,  94623-6009, Oakland, CA, United States


Festival description
Short Films 59'<
Feature Films >60' 130'<


Festival requirements
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Genres
 Themes
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Any language
 Subtitles 
English
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Shorts and Features of all genres are accepted.
Movies 13-59 min. are Shorts; 60-129 min. are Features.

All entries must be transferred to Region 1 or 0 DVD for preview, or .MP4 files online and downloadable.

Please include clips and/or trailers of your movie(s) to be used in promoting the festival online.

Please also let us know if your movie is available in HD - Apple ProRes HQ preferred.
No DVDs will be returned unless you include $5.95 or whatever it costs to priority mail your stuff back.

All accepted entries will be notified by mail – enclose your name and address.

PLEASE NEVER SEND YOUR PARENTS’ HOME MOVIES!

Festival start: 12 July 2019      Festival end: 21 July 2019

BRAINWASH, SINCE 1995, HAS DELIGHTED AUDIENCES WITH A SELECTION OF THE BIZARRE, THE UNIQUE, AND JUST PLAIN OLD WELL-MADE MOVIES FROM INDEPENDENT PRODUCERS ALL OVER THE WORLD. WITH AN EYE TOWARD THE ABSTRACT, THE INNOVATIVE AND THE WEIRD, BRAINWASH SALUTES IT’S 25TH SILVER ANNIVERSARY THIS 2019 SEASON AND WILL HAVE A UNITY NIGHT OF MOVIES AS WELL AS A HOT LITTLE SILVER ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION. WE HAVE CONSISTENTLY ATTRACTED ENTRIES WE CURATE TO BE ABLE TO DISPLAY SOME OF THE MOST CUTTING EDGE CINEMA FROM UP AND COMING DIRECTORS, ACTORS, PRODUCERS AND CREWS CONSISTENTLY YEAR AFTER YEAR. SO PLEASE SEND US YOURS THIS YEAR AND HELP US CELEBRATE! THANK YOU!

Prizes! We would like to welcome our returning sponsor Jungle Software to The Brainwash Movie Festival. We will be presenting Jungle software to our TOP 3 AWARD WINNERS this year, to help with future movie productions!

Chimpanzee and Story-O are production software especially designed for independent filmmakers. Chimpanzee allows you to create breakdown sheets, characters, budgets, manage cast & crew, generate call sheets, prop lists, shot lists, storyboards and more. Story-O allows you to outline your story in broad strokes, jot down raw notes and ideas, flesh out details and then put it all in story order when you’re ready. Find out more at the Jungle Software website.

PLUS – A new award from InkTip!
3 winners will receive a prize package from InkTip: Where everyone goes for writers and scripts. Producers have made more than 200 films from scripts and writers they found through InkTip.

Plus all entrants will receive a free, one-year subscription to Videomaker magazine.


All entries must be .MP4 files online and downloadable.

Please include a 10-20 sec. trailer and/or clips of your movie(s) to be used in promoting your movie and the festival.

PLEASE NEVER SEND YOUR PARENTS’ HOME MOVIES!


  

 
  

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