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Forty and Over Film Festival


 

September 20 – 26, 2019

Our Film Festival is dedicated to writers or directors 40 years of age and over to showcase work that their experience brings to cinema. Filmmakers can take part in a festival that showcases their work to industry professionals in an arena that artists of their generation may have been overlooked. Located in the heart of the North Hollywood Arts District, our festival will take place at the Laemmle NoHo7 Theater which is the venue of many successful film festivals. North Hollywood is minutes from many Studios; Universal, Disney, Warner Brothers and CBS. The area is a hub of all that encompasses the Entertainment Industry!

Awards & Prizes

The Best Overall Film  will be awarded $500 from our Jury Panel of Industry Professionals.

Forty and Over Film Festival (hereafter: “FOFF”) competition is open to the United States and International entries to writers or directors 40 years of age and over only. All other participants (i.e. actors, crew, producers, etc.) can be of any age.  
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Films must be 20 minutes maximum in length.  3 minutes minimum length. This includes credits.  

March 15, 2019 Earlybird Deadline  I June 15, 2019 Regular Deadline I July 20, 2019 Late Deadline I August 5, 2019 Notification Date

 


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One month til Regular Deadline ends

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Hey Everyone, so our regular deadline is a month away, so don't delay, get your film in before June 15th!  www.fortyandoverfilmfestival.com  Frank Festival Director ...

Revised Entry options

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Hello Film Makers, due to an overwhelming number of requests for us to accept feature length films we have decided to do just that!  Below are the new deadline dates and fees for our upcoming festival... submit away!!!     Forty and Over Film Festival (hereafter: “FOFF”) competition is open to the United States and International entries to writers or directors 40 years of age and over only. All other participants (i.e. actors, crew, producers, etc.) c...

Regular Deadline June 20, 2019

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Hey Film Festival filmmakers, So we are now in our Regular Entry phase that ends June 20, 2019 and couldn't be more thrilled about the stories coming in from writers and directors 40 and over.... such life experience and fascinating films we're getting!  Keep 'em coming please! So exciting!!  https://filmfreeway.com/FortyandOverFilmFestival All genres welcome. A film festival that is actually a festival of films!  No Categories, so your chances increase exponentiall...

Early Deadline tomorrow March 15th

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Hey Film Makers, Writers and Directors, So tomorrow is the Early Deadline for our Forty and Over Film Festival and just wanted to give a shoutout to everyone to get their films in before the fee goes up. We are so excited to see the amazing films coming in so far and can't wait to see what else is out there!   www.fortyandoverfilmfestival.com    Good luck everyone!! Frank Festival Director ...

Loving all the entries!

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Hey Film Makers, As our Early Deadline approaches on March 15th just wanted to say how happy we are with all the entries we are receiving thus far!  Such great storytelling and fantastic work on the screen!  Keep 'em coming and take advantage of the Early Bird discount of $35 dollars...   Frank Festival Director  www.fortyandoverfilmfestival.com  https://filmfreeway.com/FortyandOverFilmFestival ...

Storytellers over 40

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Hey filmmakers So recently I had a conversation with a long time cinematographer who asked me what specific types of films we wanted for our Forty and Over Film Festival... and since we are open to all genres I would suggest the following wish list....  If your film Preaches, then we'd love for it to Inspire.  If yours Documents, then we'd love for it to Educate. And if your film is Fictional, then we hope it Entertains.  Our festival is looking for the best quality films...

Forty and Over Film Festival Open Call for Short Films

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Hello Film Makers, The Forty and Over Film Festival is now accepting submissions for it first Annual Film Festival.  We are looking for short films written by or directed by storytellers 40 years of age or older.  Check us out and submit your films. www.fortyandoverfilmfestival.com   ...

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Frank Crim

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Giovanni Cuarez

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Lori Nuzzolilo

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