The Free State Festival celebrates the free spirit of the state Kansas with films that challenge, inspire, and entertain. The annual festival brings independent films, live music, comedy and art installations to venues across the vibrant college town of Lawrence through programming support from community partners and its sponsoring organization, the Lawrence Arts Center.
- The filmmaker must secure all rights, licenses, clearances and releases necessary for exhibition.
-The Free State Film Festival will consider work-in-progress. Filmmakers must deliver the final format if accepted.
If your film or video is accepted for screening by the Free State Festival, you agree to and understand the following:
FORMAT: You agree to provide the festival an exhibition copy of the entry on the format indicated on the entry form.
SHIPPING: You are responsible for the arrangements and cost of shipping the exhibition copy to the Free State Festival.
LOSS & DAMAGE: Every precaution will be taken to safeguard films, videos and publicity materials while they are in the possession of the festival. However, if loss or damage occurs, The Free State Festival cannot accept or assume responsibility.