The Houston Comedy Film Festival is a unique forum for comedy filmmakers from all over the world to showcase their creative works in Houston, Texas. The Houston Comedy Film Festival is searching for funny and engaging films to entertain a comedy loving audience. Our panel of 12 judges will give out 13 different awards:
1) Audience Choice Award
2) Best Micro Short Comedy Film
3) Best Short Comedy Film
4) Best Director
5) Best Actor
6) Best Actress
7) Best Original Music
8) Best Cinematography
9) Best Ensemble Cast
10) Best Short Film Comedy Screenplay
11) Best Feature Film Comedy Screenplay
12) Best Texas Micro Short Comedy Film
13) Best Texas Comedy Short Film
Unlike some other festivals that are held in empty classrooms or obscure venues, the Houston Comedy Film Festival is held in an amazing Digital Movie Theater called the "Alamo Drafthouse @ Vintage Park." All of the films are compiled and screened in HD on Blu-Ray DVD. The theater is a casual and relaxed atmosphere that has a full bar, restaurant menu and comfortable seating. It's the perfect venue for comedy.
Houston Comedy Film Festival is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Houston Comedy Film Festival from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.