Brainwash

The Call

The 2017 Brainwash Movie Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In Festival Call for Entries.

And now offering a one year FREE subscription to VideoMaker Magazine for all entrants! (See below).

FULLY JURIED.

  • “On Time” Entries: Shorts $30, Features $65 by May 11th, 2017 (postmarked, entered w/available file, or registered on WAB)
  • “Late” Entries: Shorts $40, Features $90 by May 21st, 2017 (postmarked, entered w/available file, or registered on WAB)
  • “Extended Deadline” Entries: Shorts $50, Features $100 by June 1st, 2017 (postmarked, entered w/available file, or registered on WAB)

Note: Shorts are under 13 min., Features under 130 min.
Movies 13-59 min. are Shorts; 60-129 min. are Features.

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Brainwash
1675 7th St., #23302
Oakland, CA 94623-6009
USA

Rules:

  • All entries must be transferred to Region 1 or 0 DVD for preview, or .MP4 files online and downloadable.
  • Please also let us know if your movie is available in HD – Apple ProRes 422 preferred.
  • Please include a 10-20 sec. trailer and/or clips of your movie(s) to be used in promoting your movie and the festival.
  • No DVDs will be returned unless you include $5.95 or whatever it costs to priority mail your stuff back.
  • All accepted entries will be notified by mail – enclose your name and address.
  • PLEASE NEVER SEND YOUR PARENTS’ HOME MOVIES!

WHAT YOU GET:

Free Admission to the Festival Event.

We have a broadcast series in the works and will use your movie, with your permission, if yours is selected.

Prizes! We would like to welcome our returning sponsor Jungle Software to The Brainwash Movie Festival. We will be presenting Jungle software to our TOP 3 AWARD WINNERS this year, to help with future movie productions!

Chimpanzee and Story-O are production software especially designed for independent filmmakers. Chimpanzee allows you to create breakdown sheets, characters, budgets, manage cast & crew, generate call sheets, prop lists, shot lists, storyboards and more.  Story-O allows you to outline your story in broad strokes, jot down raw notes and ideas, flesh out details and then put it all in story order when you’re ready. Find out more at the Jungle Software website.

PLUS – A new award from !        InkTip-new logo-2017 3 winners will receive a prize package from InkTip: Where everyone goes for writers and scripts. Producers have made more than 200 films from scripts and writers they found through InkTip.

Winners of the 4th, 5th and Audience Award Prizes will receive an InkTip Script Listing: A listing of your script on InkTip so that producers and reps can find you.

And Now… an even newer award from

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A one year FREE subscription to ALL entrants to the 2017 Brainwash Movie Festival starting after the festival ends in August of this year!

What more do you want?!

We can be reached at:
1675 7th St., #23303
Oakland, CA 94623-6009
510 836-3210
and via email at shelbytoland [at] yahoo [dot] com.