(Eugene, Oregon) The 2012 OpenLens Festival seeks submissions by Oregon filmmakers for its eighth annual celebration of the short film genre to be held in Eugene January 28-29, 2012. Prizes include: $500 Jury Award, $200 Jury Honorable Mention, and $100 Audience Choice Award. Submissions are limited to 15 minutes with films 10 minutes or less preferred.
Oregon resident filmmakers are encouraged to submit their best work to what has become Eugene’s premier winter film festival hosted by the Downtown Initiative for the Visual Arts (DIVA). The deadline for entries is 5pm, Friday, December 2, 2011. Submission form and entry requirements are available online at: openlens.proscenia.net.
DIVA’s annual Youth Visions Film Festival, usually held in conjunction with the OpenLens Festival, will be celebrated as its own unique event early in the spring.
DIVA Center 280 W. Broadway, Eugene
Contact: Steve Newcomb, OpenLens Festival Chair
DIVA Message Phone: 541.344.3482
Festival e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Festival Web Site: http://openlens.proscenia.net