ETSU'S MEDIA & COMMUNICATION DEPARTMENT,
THE WALLACE THEATRE & ACTION VFX PRESENT
52 FILM FEST
The 52-Film Fest is a 52-hour film competition in Johnson City, Tennessee (www.52filmfest.com). The inaugural event will take place March 4-6, 2022 at The Wallace Theatre, where teams will have 52 hours to create a short film within given restraints. The event is presented by ETSU's Media & Communication Department (www.etsu.edu/mcom), The Wallace Theatre. (https://wallacetheatre.com/), and Action VFX (www. https://www.actionvfx.com/)
Rules & Terms:
> The 52-Film Fest will take place March 4-6, 2022 at The Wallace Theatre, where teams will have 52 hours to create a short film within given restraints to be disseminated to an in-person representative at the Wallace Theatre between 8am-12pm on Friday, March 4th.
> Registration for the festival is available online until February 20th (www.52filmfest.com). The fee to register for the competition is $52. Limited educational vouchers will be given to local school teams wishing to participate.
> Teams will have 52 hours to create a 5.2 minute film that fulfill the requirements distributed on March 4th. Teams must deliver their complete films to the Wallace Theatre on Sunday, March 6th at noon.
> All films that meet criteria and are delivered on-time will be eligible for competition prizes. All film teams must sign a waiver upon registration.
> All films will screen at 5pm at the Wallace Theatre. A second awards screening will take place later that evening at 7:30pm.