The FFF will showcase the short films and videos produced by international student filmmakers on May 11-12 in Fort Lauderdale.
The Flamingo Film Festival is dedicated to exhibiting the short films and videos produced by post-secondary student filmmakers from around the world. This professionally juried, inaugural event will be held in South Florida and will honor outstanding narrative, documentary, experimental and animated projects created by students.
Organized and run by Florida Atlantic University's School of Communication and Multimedia Studies students under supervision from faculty, it is the goal of the FFF to continue to encourage student creativity while recognizing achievement in the film and video medium.
The 2012 Festival will be held at Cinema Paradiso in Fort Lauderdale, May 11 & 12th, 2012.
The FFF will offer a number of free public screenings, panels and workshops. There will also be awards for films in a number of core and craft categories that include:
CORE AWARD CATEGORIES
- Best Narrative
- Best Documentary
- Best Experimental
- Best Animation
CRAFT AWARD CATEGORIES
- Sound Design
- Art Direction
- Special FX
As a backer, your donations will help fund the costs of printing (programs, posters, post cards, etc.), promotion and advertising, and venue rental and insurance. Success of the Flamingo Film Festival will only be possible with your gracious donation.
For all who donate $250
Chris Gore has graciously donated signed copies of his book, "Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide," as part of the incentives for donating over $250 or more. If you are an independent filmmaker this is a must have!
Exclusive Kickstarter Benefits!
Every person who contributes $5 or more will become a part of the Flamingo Film Festival by receiving a link the first day, which gains you access to all the films being screened and exclusive daily content. In addition to this, you will also be able to take part and VOTE, by 2pm on the final day of the festival, for which film you feel deserves the Kickstarter Award for Best Film.
Thank you all for your support!
All the money raised on Kickstarter will go toward purchasing awards, creation and printing of tshirts and other promotional material (programs, posters, throw cards, stickers, buttons), as well as the shipping costs and expenses to make sure all of our donors receive their awards in a timely manner. Plus offering online content some of the money will toward web hosting and maintenance for the next year. Some of the money will also be used to throw our awards ceremony on the night of May 12th, 2012 on the patio of Cinema Paradiso.
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