Scout Film Festival

Non-profit 501(c)3 Organization
     
Location: Stowe, Vermont and Boston, MA
Biography: Scout Film Festival (Scout) —is a 501c3 non-profit organization that produces an annual international event celebrating emerging filmmakers - aged 24 and under - through film. Our mission is to empower and connect filmmakers and audiences... read on
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Submission Deadline For Short Film Grant
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Sep 30, 2018

DEADLINE FOR $5000 Short Film Grant

Filmmakers 24 and under have one more month to submit to the Scout Film Festival Short Film Grant through Visura.co or FilmFreeway.

October 26 is the final deadline to apply for $5000 of cash and in-kind support for the completion of a new short narrative or documentary project or work in progress in one of two separate age categories; 18 and under or 19 to 24.

The winner will be announced and prize distributed at Scout Film Festival January 4-6, 2019.

About The Program
Scout Film Festival, in partnership with Visura.co is proud to launch its Career Development Program in support of filmmakers aged 24 and under. This Program works to offer grants, scholarships, mentorships, internships and other career opportunities to emerging filmmakers worldwide. The Scout Film Festival Short Film Grants introduce this slate of opportunities. We are really excited to support our emerging filmmakers from a completely different angle. This award will bring profound validation to the hopes, dreams and hard work of our young storytellers and will be pivotal in building strong, thoughtful future film leaders.

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