The Royal Starr Film Festival (RSFF) is an international film festival centered in downtown Royal Oak Michigan at the state of the art Emagine Theatre.
Royal Starr Film Festival (RSFF) will take place October 11th-14th, 2018.
Royal Starr Film Festival (RSFF) will screen short, feature, and documentary films at the Royal Oak Emagine theater.
The Call for Entries
Royal Starr Film Festival (RSFF) is now accepting entries from Michigan, national, and international filmmakers.
Royal Starr Film Festival (RSFF) will curate experience packages of unique film watching opportunities with the best of Royal Oak dining and entertainment.
All accepted film makers will be eligible for Juried Awards and Prizes.
Jury - Best Narrative Feature
Jury - Best Narrative Short
Jury - Best Documentary Feature
Jury - Best Documentary Short
Jury - Best Foreign Feature
Jury - Best Foreign Short
Jury - Best Director - Feature
Jury - Best Director - Short
Jury - Best Screenplay - Feature
Jury - Best Screenplay - Short
Jury - Best Cinematographer - Feature
Jury - Best Cinematographer - Short
Jury - Best Actor - Feature
Jury - Best Actor - Short
Jury - Best Actress - Feature
Jury - Best Actress - Short
Audience - Best Feature
Audience - Best Short
All submissions must have been completed in 2016, 2017 or 2018. Production dates don’t matter, completion dates do.
Film cannot be public on any of the video sharing sites or VOD for free or pay or may be disqualified.
By submitting a film, promotional material or images, the submitter acknowledges that consent has been obtained from any and all owners, creators, writers, producers and/or other authorized representatives and that permission of any copyrighted or trademarked materials or content has been granted.
When submitting to the festival you are agreeing that, if selected and the invitation accepted, to screen the submitted film during the dates of the festival. RSFF will not pay any screening fees for presentation of the film during the festival. The only exception would be if there is a negotiated agreement preceding the submission of the film to RSFF.
The Royal Starr Film Festival, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to waive, alter, add, delete or make exceptions to the submissions requirements and eligibility.