The Five Minutes of Fame Film Festival is a Film Festival held in Richmond Virginia.
In it's second season, we are looking for films of all genera and all backgrounds.

This film festival will have a live screening and the official selection will also be shown on our Roku Channel.

A trophy will be awarded for the winner in each category.
It will be the responsibility of the contestant to cover mailing costs for any trophy that is not picked up at the award show.

The categories are:
Music
Podcast
Infomercial
Public Service Announcement
Feature Documentary
Feature Drama
Short Documentary
Short Drama
Short Webisode
Short Animation
Short Experimental
Short Fashion
Short Comedy
Short Student (18 and under)
Short Pilot

More details or to ask question, go to our website at www.fiveminutesoffame.com
Winners in each category will get a trophy.
The official selection will also be seen on the Roku channel (in development)
The full show will air on the Roku.

You must prepare artwork in 3 sizes:
Portrait 110x140 pixels 210x300 pixels
and a landscape image 320x180

Only the best films will be in our "Official Selection". Everyone may not be selected for the official selection.

Official selection trailers will show online. The official selection will be shown on the Roku, and the winners will be screened at the live event party.

Trophy to the first place winners in each category.

Each category will have 1 winner. Our Panel will pick the best film from each category.
That winner will receive a trophy.

The official selection will air on the Roku to a world audience.
Last seasons winners winners can be viewed under the Roku channel
Five Minutes of Fame.
The website will show only trailers of the official selection.

Other sponsor prizes will be available as well.
Each entry can will have the chance to win a trophy in their category as well as the "Best of Show" Award trophy.

Open to all films, ages.
See categories above.
More details or questions can be asked on our forum www.fiveminutesoffame.com
All films MUST be in English.
Music category must be less than 5 minutes
Podcast less than 5 minutes.
Infomercial less than 5 minutes
PSA less than 90 seconds
Feature Drama Under 90 Minutes
Feature Doc Under 90 Minutes
Short Doc less than 30 minutes
Short Drama less than 30 minutes
Short Webisode 1 episodes 10 minutes in length
(Optional to submit up to 3 episodes of same show).
Short Animation less than 10 minutes
Short Experimental less than 10 minutes
Short Fashion less than 20 minutes
Short Comedy less than 20 minutes
Short Student less than 12 minutes, applicant must be under 18 at time of submission
Short Pilot less than 30 minutes.

All artwork in these sizes must be submitted,
or your display icons will be chosen for you.

You must prepare artwork in 3 sizes:
Portrait 110x140 pixels 214x306 pixels
and a landscape image 320x180

A short trailer should also be submitted. (Less than 2 minutes for any item longer than 2 minutes)

* Any submission will grant "FIVE MINUTES OF FAME" the non-exclusive rights to show your video at the live screening AND on it's ROKU Channel for the event for a period of 2 years from the time of first viewing.

All rights will remain the rights of the respective parties.
Any images and artwork not provided as stated above will be substituted with like images from the provided material submission.

An entry to the event will indicate that all clearances and releases have been made with the copyright holders of any material in question. It will be the responsibility of the contest entry to maintain the proper releases for said entry into this film festival.

Five Minutes of Fame will not be held responsible for any release for copyright material that was not properly obtained. It will be the responsibility of the contestant to maintain these releases.