Form a team and register through our website.
Then show up at the Lauren K Woods Theatre at Monmouth University on April 5th at 7pm (Eastern NYC time) or, if you are participating virtually, monitor our website and Facebook page for the kickoff “assignment”!
At exactly 7:30pm on Friday, the “assignment” will be given to all the registered teams and posted on our website and Facebook page - the assignment includes:
1) A Location
2) A Prop
3) and a Line of Dialogue
Teams will have exactly 24 hours to create a super short film (under 2 minutes).
All films must be fully edited and saved on a flash drive as .MP4 file AND uploaded to a Vimeo channel (you must allow the file to be downloadable).
All teams must bring their film to the Wood Theatre (370 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch, NJ) or upload it if participating virtually, by 7:30pm (Eastern NYC time) on April 6th. Films will be screened beginning at 8pm and judged by our FilmOneFest judging panel based on the creative inclusion of the assignment items.
· The flash drive must be delivered to the Lauren K. Woods Theatre at the screening by 7:30 PM, Saturday, April 6, 2019.
The top three films will be automatically accepted into FilmOneFest 2019.
First Place $250 Cash Prize
People's Choice Award $100 Prize
Registration will begin on February 15, 2019. Please complete the forms below.
April 5th at 7:00 pm Lauren K. Woods Theatre – Filmmakers only
April 6th at 7:30 pm Woods Theatre – open to the public
Event is Free!
Event includes Dessert/Coffee bar
Questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Atlantic Highlands Food Pantry as FilmOneFest supports the Food Pantry at all its events.
Thank you to Monmouth University for their support and sponsorship of FilmOneFest.
Winner pictures and their films
On April 21st, Film Slam contestants provided their films which were made within 24 hours after receiving the 3 criteria the night before.
Team Kevjack Manberg with their winning film “A Bird Obscured”
Team Popcorn Playaz Cole Vallis of Norwood NJ, Mercedes Griffeth of Malvern Ar and Luke Falkenstern of Norwood NJ with their movie “Brother”
The Bagsville Initiative. Ryan Barry of Eatontown, NJ, Nick Hiltwein of Colonia, NJ, Lauren Perez of Iselin, NJ, Jeanine Laviola, Keith Laviola of Neptune City, NJ, Maria Coppinger of Belford, NJ, Rich Elliot of Belford, NJ
MCM Films. Michael Manheimer, Victoria Regine, Thomas Hernandez, Alexandra James, and Carly Vena
FilmOneFest is a project of the AHAC, a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. The mission of the Arts Council is to strengthen community through the arts. For more information, go to www.aharts.org.