Marquee on Main - November 3, 2018
Historic Turnage Theatre, Washington North Carolina

Featuring Amateur, Professional and Student films from or about North Carolina. Eligible students must be attending a NC high school, college or university.

Amateurs are non-student, non-professional full-time film makers.

The festival will be held at the Historic Turnage Theatre in downtown Washington, North Carolina on November 3.

Entries will undergo a tiered judgement system.

First Tier- Entries are correct and fees paid. Failure to submit correctly or pay fees will result in the films disqualification.

Second Tier- Submissions are assigned to judges who specialize in the various fields of Submission.

Third Tier- Category Winners compete for Best Overall

Opening November 3 with the winning Best Overall film shown preceded by a meet & greet with some of the judges, film makers & cast.

Tickets on sale August 1, 2018.

2018 Submission Categories:

- Feature Length 31 minutes or longer (Max 90 minutes)

- Short (30 minutes or less)

- Animated

- Nature

- Historic

- Horror

- Documentary

Submissions by FilmFreeway only. If chosen as a finalist a hard copy (DVD) must be provided to the festival, or film risks elimination.

Winners will be notified by September 30, 2018 by email.

Questions? Email Crystal at, call 252-946-2504 or visit AOP online at

Acknowledgement for the Best of Category and cash prizes across submissions for Best Overall ($500), Best Short ($250) & Best Full Length ($250) accompanied by an Arts of the Pamlico's unique Turnage Theatre Marquee award.

Rules & Fees: Applicants may enter as many entries in a single category as they like and may enter the same entry in multiple categories.