This is a live screening event Sponsored, Founded, and Directed by Jennifer Dawn of Forbidden Tears Productions with Consultant and Co-Director Mario Prado out of Hollywood California; giving filmmakers of all ages the opportunity to showcase their works in film and music; and the opportunity to compete against other talented artists for award certificates and the chance to receive a trophy for overall best in show. Each entrant accepted into the festival receives the FTP Believe in Your Dreams Golden Laurel. Winners also have the opportunity to 'Pitch' their selections to iPitch.tv/ of which is also a proud spononsor of this wonderful festival.

Awards & Prizes

Each winning entrant for each category will receive an award certificate with the FTP Seal and logo; and the chance to be chosen by the festival judges as Overall Best in Show. Overall best in show winner (of each category) will be awarded the prestigious Forbidden Tears-Believe in Your Dreams Winged Trophy. All Official Final Selections will be given the opportunity to attend this live event weekend and have their films and selections screened before attending audiences in Waldron Arkansas at the esteemed Alley Kat Theatre owned and Operated by Jennifer Dawn and Forbidden Tears Productions LLC.
Photo Shoots on the Alley Kat Paws of Fame Red Carpet will take place at the awards ceremony upon arrival to the live event in Waldron Arkansas for the first day's event and live screenings; live screenings will begin Friday afternoon/early evening and on into Saturday all day with the following day, Sunday being the banquet and awards ceremony. Following the awards ceremony there will be a live band and dance for all who wish to partake and the Overall Best in Show winner will be spotlighted on the dance floor with a partner of his/her choice to kick off this final evening's event.
All winners will also be showcased on the Forbidden Tears Productions websites and be given the esteemed Social Media 'PR' by Jennifer Dawn herself, Producer, Founder and Director of this prestigious film festival. More on awards will be announced as participants climb on board and as we approach the notification date. Event Planning is underway for this first grand award event!

It is with great honor that FTP is able to bring to our winners and Finalists a prize package from David Bullock Executive Producer at iPitch.tv teaming up with FTP for our amazing and talented filmmakers giving you a chance to pitch your film to some of the best in the industry! Discovery Studios, Sony Pictures Entertainment Television, New Line Cinema, Warner Brothers, Echo Lake Entertainment, Relativity Television, CBS, WEtv, Authentic Entertainment, Forman Productions, Infinity Media Inc., Little Studio Films, Leftfield Pictures, Brian Graden Media... to name a few. https://ipitch.tv/

Rules & Terms

All participants must be the owners of their original works, and/or permissions for all works submitted. Certificates and Trophy's will be issued during the live awards ceremony upon completion of the festival at The Prestigious Alley Kat Theatre of Waldron Arkansas.

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    Sam Leach

    What a wonderful experience! Great communication and great people. Thanks!

    October 2016
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you, Sam, congratulations and great job!! ~J~

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    Russell Emanuel

    I enjoyed this festival and rate it very highly! Thank you for our win in August!

    August 2016
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you, for your kind review and congratulations on your win. ~Jennifer Dawn~

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    Carmine Caradonna

    The staff was incredible,worked with you every step of the way.Very enjoyable experience.

    August 2016
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    Response from festival:

    It was a pleasure having you in our festival, and keep up your great work! ~Jennifer Dawn~