The Moving Parts Film Festival is a branch of Chrysalis Pictures a 501c3 Nonprofit Production Company that focuses on creating ground breaking original works for the purpose of having a deeper understanding of all cultures and people. Within the safe haven of Chrysalis Pictures; a collective of diverse artists explore personal truths to elevate the beauty of perseverance, and use their creativity to propel change. We are committed to outreach and teaching creativity in our community helping others to find their own artistic voices.
The Moving Parts Film Festival is in its 2nd year, and it features the best in Independent Filmmaking. Featuring Short Films, Feature Films, Documentaries, and Web Series from all over the world. The festival also encourages budding filmmakers through classes, and workshops; giving them the tools to create their own content and place their careers into their own hand.
Awards & Prizes
*MPF Award Certificate, and Laurels Best Short Film
*MPF Award Certificate, and Laurels Best Documentary Short Film
*MPF Award Certificate, and Laurels Best Feature Film
*MPF Award Certificate, and Laurels Best Documentary Feature Film
*MPF Award Certificate, and Film Festival Laurels Best Web Series
*MPF Award Certificate, and Film Festival Laurels Best Screenplay
Distribution opportunities are available to selected projects the festival.
Rules & Terms
All Films must be original works. All Films and Pilot Presentations must be completed. If you want to submit a pilot presentation that is currently in post production; please send the script first, and then the finished pilot before July 1, 2018. Screenplays must be original works. Both Pilots, and screenplays will be performed live at The Moving Parts Festival by selected actors in Los Angeles.
If your screenplay is accepted into the festival you forego the right to cast your own screenplay. Chrysalis Pictures and The Moving Parts Festival will select a cast for your screenplay.
Acceptance into the festival will arrive to selected writers and filmmakers no later than August 15, 2018. Selectees will be asked to sign an agreement with the festival. If the agreements are not returned by August 22, 2018 you forego your acceptance into the festival.