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Worldfest - Houston Int'l Film Festival

Worldfest - Houston

Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Feedback: 1 star (1.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Report Cards: 30    
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Objective

Contest founded in 1988 to provide an opportunity to compete with talent from around the world. The 42nd Annual WorldFest offers Cash Awards, Special Screenplay Master Classes, significant mentoring and project development opportunities during the ten-day festival. More than 550 international filmmakers and writers attend each year. All Remi Nominees receive VIP Gold All Access Passes to the Festival and the Master Classes (A $800 value). Each festival finds new partnerships, options on scripts, development deals and new friends and contacts in the international film industry.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Expired. Previous Deadline: 01/31/2013

Rules

All entries must include a short synopsis for the jury. No limit to the number of entries. We now offer 13 different sub-categories for competition.

Awards

Industry recognition, statues, framed plaques, cash, and raw stock grants.

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Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Feedback: 1 star (1.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Report Cards: 30    
Have you entered this contest?
Please submit a Report card.

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Worldfest - Houston

Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Feedback: 1 star (1.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Report Cards: 30    
Have you entered this contest?
Please submit a Report card.

Contest News

WorldFest-Houston Contest Winners

701 Action/Adventure

Gold- “Track Star” Julius B. Johnson
Silver –“Serena Hart” Cile Pace
Bronze – “Flying Ain’t Easy” Chuck Nwoke
Finalist- “Threat Condition Bravo” Jim Magnant


702 Biographical

Gold “Perry, Simone & Uncle Sam” Gary McGill and Louis Spirito
Silver “Journey to Lewaro” Justin Swingle
Bronze “Major Pauline” Jim Conover


703 Comedy-Adaptation or Original

No Gold
Silver “Dead Certain” Craig Clyde
No Bronze
Finalist “Blonde Robins” Frank Mullaney
Finalist “Tards” Cameron Pearson


704 Romantic Comedy

Gold “Lady’s Man” Rod Browning
Silver “Three Quarter Moon” Melinda Mullins
Bronze “The Marriage Contract” Barbara Jackson
Finalist “At First Sight” Gillian Morton


705 Dramatic Adaptation

Co-Gold “Anthony” Julian Olf
Co-Gold “The Humming Stone” Greg Hall
Silver “The 100th Kill” Anthony LoPresti
Bronze “Moqpek” Sheila Morrison


706 Dramatic Original

Silver “Bo” Dominick McCutcheon
Bronze “Hazel Moon” Marianne Leonard
Finalist “A Second Chance” David Wittkower
Finalist “The Preacher’s Son” Edgar Bravo


707 Family/Children

Gold “The Real Story of Santa Claus” Joe Meier
Silver “Lad in the Pump House” Ledia Runnels
Bronze “Bristol’s Wonder” Marcia L. Sinclair
Finalist “Super Luke” Cynthia Hand Neely


708 Historical/Period Piece


Gold “Keepers of the Kingdom” Irwin Berkowitz
Silver “Night, Peace, Paris” Melinda Donahey
Bronze “The Galloping Goose” Diana Burg


709 Horror

Gold “Graven Image” Sam Schreiber
Silver “Esbat” Dennis Shutty
Bronze “Leaving Autumn” Lisa Dawoud
Finalist “Firing Field” Vinh Le


710 Science Fiction/Fantasy

Gold “Barsoom” Abraham Sherman
Silver “Robots” Trevin Matcek
Bronze “Antartica” John Sanders
Finalist “The Puddlejumpers” Arla Bowers


711 Thriller

Gold “Killer Blonde” Nina Savelle
Silver “Gold Leaf” Whit Rummel
Bronze “Natural Selection” Kathleen Behun and Darci Larson


605 Student/Script Winners

Silver 710 Sci/fi “Robots” Trevin Matcek
Finalist 703 Comedy “Tards” Cameron Pearson

Updated: 04/18/2000
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Worldfest - Houston

Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Feedback: 1 star (1.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Report Cards: 30    
Have you entered this contest?
Please submit a Report card.

Interviews

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter CV Herst

An interview with screenwriter CV Herst regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/23/2009

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Svilen Kamburov

An interview with screenwriter Svilen Kamburov regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/23/2009

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Henry Lindley

An interview with screenwriter Henry Lindley regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 04/29/2009

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter R.D. Wright

An interview with screenwriter R.D. Wright regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 07/16/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Michael Murphy

An interview with screenwriter Michael Murphy regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 07/02/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter LEW OSTEEN

An interview with screenwriter LEW OSTEEN regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/18/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Diana Kemp-Jones

An interview with screenwriter Diana Kemp-Jones regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/06/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter jacqueline frazier

An interview with screenwriter jacqueline frazier regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 07/26/2007

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jeffrey Massie

An interview with screenwriter Jeffrey Massie regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/06/2007

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter vicki englund

An interview with screenwriter vicki englund regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 12/19/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter jim Mercurio

An interview with screenwriter jim Mercurio regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 09/27/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter John Alarid

An interview with screenwriter John Alarid regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 06/05/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Alan Baxter

An interview with screenwriter Alan Baxter regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/27/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Billy Maddox

An interview with screenwriter Billy Maddox regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 06/14/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Mark Hudelson

An interview with screenwriter Mark Hudelson regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 06/09/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jonathan Reedholm

An interview with screenwriter Jonathan Reedholm regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/21/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Patricia Mahon

An interview with screenwriter Patricia Mahon regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/19/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter pal parrella

An interview with screenwriter pal parrella regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/09/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Julie Bergh

An interview with screenwriter Julie Bergh regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 04/26/2004

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Kerry Kent

An interview with screenwriter Kerry Kent regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 02/17/2004

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Patrick Brady

An interview with screenwriter Patrick Brady regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 01/04/2004

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Allen Cody

An interview with screenwriter Allen Cody regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 12/14/2003
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