2019 Brick Cave Film Festival Presented by The Sloat Group
December 7 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm$30.00
The Brick Cave Film Festival presented by The Sloat Group is an celebration of the wide range of writing talents of Brick Cave Media’s authors matched with the unprecedented talent pool of filmmakers worldwide.
The Film Festival Event
The event celebrating the finalists and winners of the BCFF will be held October 26, 2019 at the historic Nile Theater in Downtown Mesa, AZ. The event will also feature panels and presentations by Filmmakers at the OneohOne Gallery located immediately next door to the Theater.
How to Enter the Film Festival
Beginning March 11, 2019, the BCFF will post a series of stories by Brick Cave Authors. Coordination of the Festival submissions will be done through the Festival Aggregator website FilmFreeway.com. Complete entry information is available on the Film Freeway Profile page for the Festival.
Filmmakers will be able to create a 3-10 minute film based on one of the stories. Intentionally meant to be open to interpretation, the stories are not scripts, but short stories intended to spur short film ideas.
2019 Story Categories (Download and Read):
Download each of the stories that make up 3 of the 4 Categories for the Film Festival. The links to a PDF are listed here, and additional information may be available from the official Brick Cave Media Film Festival presented by The Sloat Group Listing at Film Freeway.
Be A Sponsor
A number of opportunities exist for businesses and individuals to be sponsors of the festival and promote their business, including:
- Sponsor an Award
- Add an item to Finalist or Attendee Bags
- Display your business with a banner
- Have an ad in the program
Films will be honored in the following categories:
BCFF Film of the Festival
BCFF Most Creative Interpretation, All Story Categories
BCFF Category Winner, Brittle Story Category
BCFF Audience Choice Winner, Brittle Story Category
BCFF Category Winner, Bloodlines Story Category
BCFF Audience Choice, Bloodlines Story Category
BCFF Category Winner, Titan Resolute Story Category
BCFF Audience Choice Winner, Titan Resolute Story Category
BCFF Category Winner, Open Sci-Fi & Fantasy Category
$500 BCFF Film of the Festival
$500 BCFF Category Winner, Brittle Story Category
$500 BCFF Category Winner, Bloodlines Story Category
$500 BCFF Category Winner, Titan Resolute Story Category
$200 BCFF Audience Choice Winner, Brittle Story Category
$200 BCFF Audience Choice, Bloodlines Story Category
$200 BCFF Audience Choice Winner, Titan Resolute Story Category
$200 BCFF Category Winner, Open Sci-Fi & Fantasy Category
$100 BCFF Most Creative Interpretation, All Story Categories
$100 BCFF Audience Choice Winner, Open Sci-Fi & Fantasy Category
Prizes are cumulative, Filmmakers can win multiple awards (for example, Category Winner+Audience Choice Winner+Film of the Festival Winner and receive all 3 cash amounts)
In addition to the prizes offered above, the Festival will also make the finalists and winners available to Patrons of the Brick Cave Patreon during the exclusive 180 day period requested above. During this period, Filmmakers will be paid equally from a set pool of funds derived from the gross Patreon revenues generated during the 180 day window. For 2019 that payout sum will equal 3.6% of the gross Patreon revenue for the 180 days. It is paid at the conclusion of the 180 day period.
All Films that are deemed finalists, regardless of final award disposition, will receive a revenue sharing portion of the Brick Cave Patreon during an exclusivity period immediately following the festival.
To stay aware of events around the organizing of the 2019 Brick Cave Media Film Festival, make sure that you:
- Visit the Official Film Freeway Profile Page
- Support the Brick Cave Patreon
- Subscribe to the Brick Cave Email Newsletter
- Follow Brick Cave Media on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn
- December 7
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Event Category:
- Brick Cave Film Festival
- Event Tags:
- Arizona Event, author appearence, BC Film Festival, Bob Nelson, J.A. Giunta, Science Fiction, Sharon Skinner
- Brick Cave Media