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GenreBlast Film Festival

GenreBlast Film Festival

Contact

Winchester, VA
804-525-8424 (voice)

Web: http://www.genreblast.com
Email: genreblast@gmail.com

Contact: Nathan Ludwig, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 3    
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Objective

GenreBlast is an international independent genre film festival coming to you from the awesome Alamo Drafthouse Winchester in beautiful Winchester, VA!

GB5 will happen LABOR DAY WEEKEND - 9/3-9/6 2020 and will feature the best of truly independent films from around the world - specializing in action, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, martial arts, grindhouse, exploitation, Korean thrillers, Japanese gangster flicks, Chinese action movies, French horror, midnight movies, shoestring budget weird cinema, and everything under the sun! We really welcome all genres of interesting, original, exciting and daring moviemaking! All countries and walks of life are welcome here!

We also have a fantastic screenplay contest that is growing larger every year!

Our discussion panels at GenreBlast have been a big hit and we're bringing them back for GB5! Raw, uncensored real talk about indie filmmaking, gender bias, distribution, criticism, and much more will come your way from the mouths of some of the best indie talent out there!

After-parties, lively conversation, networking galore, TONS of movies, informative Q&A's and the chance to make new lifelong industry friends - all nestled in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley hamlet of Winchester, VA! Your movie will be shown in front of a lively, enthusiastic crowd of cinephiles and industry peers that don't walk around with their heads up their asses 24/7! What a refreshing way to attend a film fest!

Come Labor Day Weekend, you'll wish you were at GenreBlast!

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Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Earlybird December 3, 2019 $20 short scripts, $30 feature scripts
Regular March 3, 2020 $25 short scripts, $35 feature scripts
Late June 3, 2020 $30 short scripts, $40 feature scripts 66
Extended June 26, 2020 $40 short scripts, $50 feature scripts 89

https://filmfreeway.com/GenreBlastFilmFestival

Notification: 07/03/2020

Rules

Please see website.

Awards

First prize in the top categories will receive a trophy, sponsor swag, possibly cash prizes and potentially more!

Runners up in each category will receive a certificate and possibly an assortment of cool sponsor prizes.

Attending filmmakers/screenwriters will receive a weekend pass to the festival along with exclusive filmmaker lanyards to identify you as a special snowflake as well as VIP loot bags and the royal treatment you so richly deserve that can be lacking in a lot of festivals. We will treat you right, baby!

There will be a combined awards ceremony for screenwriters and filmmakers on Sunday afternoon followed by an after party to remember - the GenreBlast Aftermath Party!

The weekend will also be filled with other parties and informative and entertaining panels and discussions. You'll be in genre movie heaven.

Please see website for details.

GenreBlast Film Festival

Contact

Winchester, VA
804-525-8424 (voice)

Web: http://www.genreblast.com
Email: genreblast@gmail.com

Contact: Nathan Ludwig, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 3    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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GenreBlast Film Festival

Contact

Winchester, VA
804-525-8424 (voice)

Web: http://www.genreblast.com
Email: genreblast@gmail.com

Contact: Nathan Ludwig, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 3    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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GenreBlast Film Festival

Contact

Winchester, VA
804-525-8424 (voice)

Web: http://www.genreblast.com
Email: genreblast@gmail.com

Contact: Nathan Ludwig, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 3    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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