THE CONNECTICUT FILM FESTIVAL: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | DEADLINE: 04.15.09
The 5th Annual Connecticut Film, Writers, Music & Interactive Festival and Conference is accepting film and script submissions for the June 2-7, 2009 festival being held in downtown Danbury and on the campuses of Western Connecticut State University, the Northeast's gateway to the film, music and digital media industry. The festival and conference will feature the exhibition and competition of more than 130 independent films, 100 music performances and 100 workshops, panels and keynotes as well as dozens of parties, industry VIP events and network opportunities. The last day for submissions is April 15th, 2009.
Connecticut has become a hotbed of filmmaking activity in the last 2 years generating more than $600 M dollars of business as a result of the most competitive film, music and digital media state tax credits in the nation. The festival is part of the marketing push to create new jobs and businesses in the state, which in turn is now attracting top talent who are relocating to the state and creating new talent through the abundance of educational opportunities and immersive courses offered by public and private universities and the state film office.
For more info visit: www.ctfilmfest.com