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    89X - 89 Hour Film Festival

    Posted by Abby Cook on Sat, Mar 19, 2016



    89X The Only New Rock Alternative is looking for the next Tarantino, Scorsese or Spielberg to take part in their 89 Hour Film Festival – A contest where YOU create an awesome film in just 89 hours!

    Submit your team by the April 10th deadline – the winning short film takes home $2,500 in cash and of course - bragging rights!!
    Here are the important dates you need to know:

    • March 19th - April 10th:  Submit your team to participate
    • Week of April 11th:  Fifteen teams will randomly be selected to participate - and will be notified by telephone
    • April 21st:  Kick-off event:  Selected teams will be given their participation packets with all the details they need/required content for their short film.
    • April 25th:  Teams drop off their completed film by 12n at the 89X offices in Bingham Farms
    • April 26th:  Finale event - red carpet/cocktail event, followed by a screening of all the completed short films  on the BIG SCREEN at MJR Troy!  Winner is chosen, check is given to the winning team!
    See contest rules for complete details - and submit your team by clicking here.

    Topics: 89x, Film, film festival

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