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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 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
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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

Contact contest for this year's deadline.

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.

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 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
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 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Contest News

WorldFest 2007 Announces Competition Results

WorldFest 2007 has announced their Grand REMI Award winners: BEST THEATRICAL FEATURE to Sho Igarashi for Chosyu Five, Hi-Vision Eizo Co. Ltd., Japan; BEST FILM & VIDEO to Tom Nitsch for Athena - Rebirth of Grandeur, Tom Nitsch Images, Germany; BEST TV & CABLE PRODUCTION to Walter Hill for Broken Trail, AMC, USA; BEST NEW MEDIA, Prenatal Development and Pregnancy Education by EHD of Manchester, NH, USA; BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM & VIDEO to Mitchell Rose for The Event, Red Red Rose Pictures, USA; BEST SHORT SUBJECT to Ramzy Telley for Death in Vegas, Rodeo Circus Films, Houston, TX, USA; BEST TV COMMERCIAL to Deno Seder for Unscrupulous, Carvin Seder, USA; BEST STUDENT FILM to Cheol-Woo Park for Disconnected, KOREA; BEST MUSIC VIDEO to Khannu Samrat & Mehrunnisa Hassan for The Dance of Courtship, INDIA and BEST SCRIPT to Lyle Hatcher & Don Caron, for Different Drummers, USA.

Other top script award winners are:

TAKEN Action/Adventure PLATINUM Garey Riester

PEARLS OF CHINA Action/Adventure PLATINUM Reggie Garcia Littlejohn

EIGHTY-EIGHT FREQUENCIES Biographical PLATINUM Jeffrey Massie

GORGEOUS GEORGE Biographical PLATINUM Steve LaMontagne

PETER AND THE CHROME PLATED FISH Comedy PLATINUM Chris Swider

JOURNEY HOME Romantic Comedy PLATINUM Dan Roberts

THE CODE SWITCH Dramatic PLATINUM Anne MacIver

NANJING Historical PLATINUM Garey Riester

CAGE Horror/Thriller PLATINUM Philip Landa

PROJECT WIDEAWAKE EPISODE 1: THE SLEEPERS Teleplays PLATINUM Andrew Steven Harris

SHOOTING STARR Westerns PLATINUM Dave Pearce

SOMEWHERE DOWN THE ROAD Romance PLATINUM Carlos Sarmiento

HEAVEN IS A BEAUTIFUL PLACE Dramatic Adaptation PLATINUM Dick Reed,mgr

ROXANNE, QUEEN OF PAIN Short Film GOLD R. Scott Murphy

There were more than 4,500 category entries in all film and video competitions, and around 15% of the entries won awards.

Updated: 05/03/2007
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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 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Interviews

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jeffrey van Davis

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

Updated: 05/04/2015

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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