OUT OF THE CAN FILM FESTIVAL is a new and exciting 2nd Festival that will be held at the Derby Quad In August 2018 the festival will have two days screening on 4th August from 12pm till 6pm and on 5th August from 1.30pm till 6pm with a awards being given out on the 5th August from 6pm.
We will also be supporting a local Charity Cash For Kids at the festival.
Main categories available: Best Feature Film, Best Short Film, Best Series Pilot/Program Pilot, Best Web-Series, Best B-Movie, Best Animation, Best Documentary, Best Comedy/Musical, Best Adventure/Action, Best Thriller/Mystery, Best Fantasy/SciFi, Best Horror, Best Fan Film, Best Director, Best 1st Time Director, Best Producer, Best Actor Best Actress, Best Stuntman, Best Visual Effects, Best Cinematography, Best Original Soundtrack, Best Screenplay, Best Poster.
Awards & Prizes
Official Winners Certificate (digital format) ready for printing and will be listed on our web site and social networks, and it will also be shared on respective IMDb pages (if applicable) award winner, who can receive the prestigious Golden Camera Award and will be listed on our web site for the whole year. Furthermore, The Category winner will receive the pdf certificate and the trophy and have the opportunity to have there project up on the big screen.
If applicable the Winners will also be able to talk direct to our list of Distributors to help the films progress with in a verity of markets.
Rules & Terms
What we’re looking for: Feature films, which can be in the form of narrative (fiction), documentary (non fiction), animation, pilots series/program, web-series, trailer and music video. • We accept all genres in any language, only with English subtitles. • Films must be submitted to at least one genre in order to qualify for additional categories. • After a film has been an official selection, the filmmaker will be notified via FilmFreeWay. It means that you are now eligible for the awards and you can use the festival Laurel’s picture on your poster. • Winning categories are depending on the submission we receive. If we think the categories submitted is not to a standard of "Out Of The Can Film Festivals awards" , it will be removed. • Entry fees are non-refundable. By submitting your film, take note that: You agree to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster/stills) for promotional purpose. Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple additional categories. We promote some of the films by uploading the trailers/teasers/posters/production stills on our website https://www.outofthecanff.com/ and on our social media.