50 Hour Film Festival

Next weekend, November 2nd to 4th, the Greenville College Digital Media Department will be hosting the annual 50 Hour Film Festival.  Teams of two will have fifty hours, starting at 8 pm Friday and ending 10 pm Sunday, to write, shoot, edit, and submit their video.  The videos will be 5 to 7 minutes in length.  All other requirements will be released on the Facebook page at 8 pm on Friday November 2nd.  This article will also be updated with the full requirements for the videos.

First place winners will each receive an iPad. The prizes for second place and third place are $50 and $25 Amazon gift cards.  All submitted videos will be shown at the Globe on Wednesday November 7th at 9:30 pm.

Check out last year’s entries!

All media by the Digital Video II class

UPDATE: Here are the three motifs that must be included in each entry:

1. Your film must include ‘aviator’ style sunglasses. (object)
2. Your film must include an ‘elevator’ scene. (place) (there is more than 1 elevator in town)
3. Your film must include the following dialogue: This was the most common scripted line in all Hollywood productions between the late 1930’s and the mid 1970’s – “Let’s get outta here!” (used 84% of the time)

UPDATE: “Stuck” by Andie and Garrett Rea wins the 2012 50 Hour Film Festival!


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