Now accepting entries for Filmaka's second contest of the new season:

LOST IN TRANSLATION


  • Enter your short film and you could win the opportunity to compete in Filmaka's Feature Film Competition.
  • Thirteen finalists are judged by Filmaka’s Jury of esteemed professionals.
  • Filmaka’s Jury selects three winning shorts. 
  • The three winners receive cash prizes.
We are looking for 3-5 min. original short films that explore the theme: LOST IN TRANSLATION.
We aren't looking for any particular genre or storyline, so surprise and delight us with your creativity and ingenuity.


Details below:
  • You have 45 days to submit a 3-5 min. short film with the theme: LOST IN TRANSLATION.
  • 3 short film entries will be selected by Filmaka executives, 6 short film entries will be selected by the participants in the competition, 2 short film entries will be selected by non-competing members, and 2 short film entries will be selected by popular vote.
Out of the 13 films selected, Filmaka's Jury will select three winners of the cash prizes below. The winners of the cash prizes will also automatically have the right to enter a new short film into Filmaka’s Final Competition, for a chance to win the opportunity to make a feature film.

First place: $2500 
Second place: $1500 
Third place: $750 

The competition begins October 6, 2017.
The deadline for submissions is November 20, 2017.