The 59th Columbus International Film + Video Festival, aka The Chris Awards 2nd early bird deadline is May 1st for its 2011 Festival. Enter now and save $5 per entry. Entry form and instructions are available here.
WIN A PRIZE JUST FOR ENTERING!
This year, thanks to Showbiz Software, everyone who enters the CIF+VF wins a prize! All of our ﬁlm entrants will receive a free digital copy of The Showbiz Labor Guide. This reference guide to union contracts, pay rates and wage-and-hour rules is used on some of the most critically acclaimed productions today. And the digital edition now includes an eBook compatible with iPad and iPhone readers. Join the hundreds of independent and corporate producers who enter their productions in the Columbus International Film+Video Festival, a.k.a. the Chris Awards. This most distinguished competition, with its coveted Chris Statuette, has been awarding quality productions since 1952! We are the longest running Film Festival in the USA.
A special panel chooses the best of the Silver Chris winners for the President’s Award. In addition, the Best Of Festival winner will also receive Showbiz Software’s Filmmaker Toolbox. The toolbox is worth $1,000 and includes a copy of Showbiz Budgeting, Showbiz Scheduling, Showbiz Producer and The Showbiz Labor Guide Digital.
More prizes to be announced at a later date.