CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Do you dream of being a Hollywood director? Do you have a talent for cinematography? Clarksville Parks and Recreation is looking for you and your team to compete in the Clarksville Film Festival, sponsored by CDE Lightband.
“We’re excited to bring this event back again this year,” said Kara Zahn, Event Planning Supervisor for Clarksville Parks and Recreation. “We’re taking precautions to host the event safely and showcase the filmmaking talent in Clarksville.”
Team registration is $20 and is open through Feb. 1. Participants in the event must be at least 14 years of age. All registered teams will attend a mandatory meeting at 6 p.m. on Feb. 5 at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. Immediately following the meeting, the 52-hour contest begins.
The public screening of all the films will be from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, March 6 at the Roxy Regional Theatre. The screening event is open to all ages. Tickets are $7 per person and can be purchased online at clarksvilleparksrec.com. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top filmmakers at the screening.
Zahn said the film festival is for anyone who has an interest in filmmaking.
“There’s no experience required. If you’re interested in making films, we’d love for you to join us!”
To register or purchase a ticket for the screening visit ClarksvilleParksRec.com.