Hat tip, Jason Garnett, former director of The Shadowbox Cinema, who writes:
Even though The Shadowbox is defunct, I’m working with Ride Solutions to hold the 3rd Annual Bike Shorts Film Fest at the Taubman. We are are currently seeking submissions. Audience favorite wins $100. Here’s all the info: http://www.bikeroanoke.com/bikeshorts/index.shtml
Bike Shorts Film Festival 2013
|Who: RIDE Solutions, The Shadowbox, Taubman Museum of Art|
|When: May 9th, 2013|
|Where: Taubman Museum of Art|
|For more info: Email Program Director Jeremy Holmes|
|Roanoke’s Bike Shorts Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2013 Festival, to be held in at the Taubman Museum of Art as part of Bike Month 2013!The Bike Shorts Film Festival celebrates short filmmaking of all kinds – documentary, drama, horror, drama, experimental, animation – so long as the bicycle serves as a central theme of the film. The winner of the film festival – chosen by the audience – will receive $100. Past winners of the Bike Shorts Film Festival have had their films screened at the famous Filmed by Bike Festival in Portland, Oregon.
Submissions will be reviewed by The Shadowbox. Accepted submissions will be screened at the Taubman Museum of Art on May 9th, 2013, and will be posted to the Roanoke Bike Shorts YouTube Channel.
To submit your film, download a copy of our submission guidelines and entry form, then deliver your final film, on DVD, to Bike Shorts Film Festival, PO Box 2569, Roanoke, VA 24010. (Blogger’s note: All films must have a final run time of 10 minutes or less. The deadline is April 20. View the entry form PDF for details on movie file formatting.)
Questions about the festival, submission process, or other Bike Month activities should be directed to Jeremy Holmes, Program Director. Technical questions about file format or the film itself should be directed to Jason Garnett at The Shadowbox.