CONFIDENTIALLY, DUST is partnering with Lionsgate, 21 Laps and filmmaker duo the Baker Brothers on the upcoming release of KIN, starring James Franco and Zoe Kravitz, for the DUST x KIN Sci-Fi Short Film Competition. The competition offers emerging filmmakers a chance for their work to be presented in front of DUST’s devoted audience of 1M+ science fiction fans.
Here is a brief overview of the DUST x KIN Sci-Fi Short Film Competition:
- Grand Prize Award: $10,000 Film Grant + Exclusive Premiere Across DUST Channels
- DUST Audience Award (Runners-up Selected by Judges, Final Selected by DUST Community): Exclusive Premiere on WatchDust.com
- Films should explore the KIN tagline of “no bond is stronger than family” through a sci-fi lens
- Submissions must have a total run time between 1:00-15:00
The competition launches FRIDAY, 7/13 (the same day the entry page will go live on WatchDust.com) and concludes MONDAY, 8/20.