Let your geek flag fly at the Geek Short Film Festival in Charlotte, North Carolina. The film festival is under the Geek Gala umbrella, hosted by The Charlotte Geeks and promoting all things geek and nerd culture. The independent films screened work within a theme that changes from year to year (this year's theme is Gears & Ghouls) and are mostly within the realms of sci-fi, fantasy, horror, fan films, anime and adventure. World premieres, Q&A sessions, panels and networking opportunities are among the additional attractions.
In addition to plaques for the winners, the Best in Show will receive a cash award of $150
Best in Show - $150 cash prize
Best Horror Film
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Fantasy Film
Best Fan Film
Entry Rules and Submission Guidelines
• All films must have a geek-related theme including (but not limited too) science fiction, fantasy, horror, fan film, or other related genres.
• All films must be less than 30 minutes in length.
• All entries must be accompanied by a brief synopsis and/or artist statement.
• All footage submitted to the Geek Short Film Fest may be used by the Charlotte Geeks/Geek Gala for reasons including but not limited to promotion, advertising, etc.