2015 Pueblo 24 Hour Film Festival Details
Maker Club: Filmmaking Apps: Essentials & Advanced Techniques
Nov. 5th, 5:15pm-7:30pm, Rawlings Library 2nd Floor, Idea Factory
Learn how to shoot, edit and submit a film to the Pueblo 24 Hour Film Festival using nothing but your smartphone or tablet! Free apps for iPhone, iPad and Android will be featured. Learn expert tips and tricks for making a great film with your mobile device.
Production requirements revealed at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7, at the Idea Factory, Rawlings Library and online athttps://www.facebook.com/pueblo24hourfilmfest
Film production: Saturday, Nov. 7 from 11 a.m. to Sunday, Nov. 8 at 11 a.m.
Film screening and awards presentation Friday, Nov. 13 at 6:30pm
Rawlings Library 4th Floor, Ryals Room,
Films must be created between 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7 and 11 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 8
Films must be no longer than 6 minutes and 30 seconds.
At least one scene must be filmed at the given location provided at the reveal.
Films must include (either spoken or seen) the quote announced at the reveal.
Films must incorporate the required props.
Filmmakers must have permission from the owner to use any sound tracks or film clips.
Required Film Elements
The following will be announced at the Reveal:
Props – Three required props will be announced. Use them in creative ways.
Quote – A quote from a literary source will be read and handed out. The quote may be spoken by one of the characters or be readable by the audience at some point in the film.
Location – At least one scene in the film must be filmed at the given location. Other scenes can be filmed elsewhere. The location can be interpreted in different ways.
Film Submission – ALL FILMS MUST BE RECEIVED BY Nov. 8 at 11 a.m.
Film Submissions may be uploaded to Vimeo, YouTube, Instagram or Vine. Email your video link toIdea.Factory@pueblolibrary.org
Submissions on Flash Drive or SD Card can be dropped off at Rawlings Library Sunday, Nov. 8 between the hours of Noon and 5pm.
The judges will view the films only once, at the same time as the audience, at the screening on Friday, Nov. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at Rawlings Library. The Best of Festival award will be based on 100 possible points on the following criteria:
Creativity – 25 points
Story – 15 points
Use of given location: 15 points
Use of props: 15 points
Incorporation of quote: 15 points
Cinematography and editing: 15 points
Award Categories and prizes
Only films that meet the above requirements will be eligible for an award.
The Pueblo 24 Hour Film Festival reserves the right to disqualify any film for offensive, sexually explicit or violent content.
Best of Festival – Based on the criteria above
Most Creative – Was the overall most creative film
Best Cinematography – Highest scoring on variety of shots, editing and special effects
Best Performance – By an actor or actress
Audience Choice – Voted by ballot at the main screening
Best 15 Second Movie – For films shot and edited on Instagram or Vine – NEW CATEGORY
All winners will receive a one-of-a-kind award statue made by multimedia/ceramic artists Foxy-Wolff (Kate Fox and Gabe Wolff). Awards will be announced immediately following the screening.