Calling all skateboard and BMX film makers, please submit your solo or group projects for a chance to be featured at the 3rd Annual Grindfest Film Festival. Prizes will be awarded for the following categories: best trick, best line, best montage, best overall video, and best filming/editing.

Grindfest Film Festival 3 is directed by Chicago Action Sports, whose goal is to introduce Chicago’s youth to action sports and spread the love for skateboarding and BMX. There is international participation in this film festival, but Chicago Action Sports would like to showcase and give recognition to Chicagoland’s regional talent.

BMX and skateboarding will be judged separately.
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Awards & Prizes

Cash and Prizes for the best edits and the craziest tricks!

Rules & Terms

Films must have been completed after December 2016.

Films must be submitted via or google drive to

Please submit all videos in high quality .MP4 .MPEG or .MOV formats.

Skateboarding or BMX videos only.