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The Clearwater Film Festival is evolving.

In 2010 we came out of the gate with a glowing presence, hosting 75 films, a dozen educational film panels, six beautiful parties and the initiation of The Wavecrest Award.

This year we are poised to do it again, bringing a stronger live music element with a multitude of stages at participating establishments on Clearwater Beach.  In addition to keeping our eyes open for great films, this summer we have our ears to the ground to locate the brightest musical talents seeking a spotlight.  At festival time we will present a ripe harvest with a bounty of entertainment with something for everyone.

Be part of it.

Opportunities are here for everyone, whether you are here to be one of our many outstanding artists, partake of the entertainment, or join us as a vendor.  We want you involved.

 

The Clearwater Film & Music Festival is a platform built to showcase seasoned filmmakers and emerging artists who demonstrate the synergy of the actor, writer and director. When great talents work harmoniously the results may be beautiful, questionable or even shocking. When the talents of the actor, writer and director belong to the same person, the triple-threat filmmaker, those results are often extraordinary. It is here that we applaud those efforts. Quality film submissions of any length are welcome from all genres worldwide.
You need not be a “triple-threat filmmaker” to participate, just show us what great teamwork can do, and bring your vision.


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The Clearwater Film Festival Early Official Selection Decisions Made

The Clearwater Film Festival is pleased to announce the Official Selection of eleven outstanding films to be included in our first film festival.  We have already received dozens of films and are accepting submissions through August 2010.  While we are not even close to making our absolute final decisions these visual gems truly have those special and unique qualities that create a compelling cinematic experience that we feel have started to give life to our project.  We look forward to more top shelf submissions and challenge filmmakers everywhere to send us your finest work.  It is undecided at this time if more early selections will be made.  We have approximately 120 hours of screen time to fill and this is just a drop in the bucket.

FEATURES

A Lonely Place For Dying - director Justin Evans

Earthwork - director Chris Ordal

SHORT FILMS

Friend Of The Devil - director Eric H. Heisner

Ragman - director Dale Ward

Take My Wife - director Brett Carlson

ANIMATION

A Tall Tale - director Brittany Biggs

DOCUMENTARY

American Colonies: Collapse Of The Bee - director Jason Kushner

Astronaut Pam: Countdown To Commander - directors Renee Sotile and Mary Jo Godges

Breaking News Breaking Down - director Mike Walter

Healing Neen - director Laura Cain, co-director Diana Gross

The Shark Con - director Rusty Armstrong 

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