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TARFEST - Film Festival is an annual festival held in the historic Rancho La Brea Tarpits in Los Angeles.  This year TARFEST will feature a Short Film program by creative filmmakers, showcased at the screening room at the Korean Cultural Center.

This year's filmest will be held Saturday, September 26th. 

Entry Requirements:

$15 per entry, make checks payable to TARFEST, do not send cash.

Entry fees are non-refundable.

 Each entry MUST be UNDER 10 minutes in length.

We are looking for creative films that are artistic with the possibility of narrative, animation, or drama.

Please send if possible your submission as both a playable DVD and a Data disc, preferably Apple Pro Res or 10 bit uncompressed lossless.

for questions write to:

Send all entries and entry fees to:


5858 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 205 Los Angeles, CA 90036

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TARFEST: film festival

TARFEST - Festival of Film, Music & Art is an annual festival held in the historic Rancho La Brea Tarpits in Los Angeles in the historic Miracle Mile.  For the 2009 season we will showcase a Short Films program presented Saturday, September 26th at the Korean Cultural Center.

Deadline for entries is August 15th, 2009

We are looking for innovative filmmakers that have a short story to convey, or concept to explore.  Films can be animations, narravitve, or non-narrative.  Shot on film or video.  Please see our blog entry for details on how to submit your submission.  For more info write to 

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