Important Dates and Events

November 9, 2015 – You may register and begin filming.

January 12, 2016 – Official Kickoff Party in Shreveport!

July 12, 2016, 11:59pm – Rough cuts of films and qualification discs are due at midnight the night of the 12th. Any films arriving after midnight will not be eligible for the Louisiana Film Prize.

August 16, 2016 – Announcement of Final 20 films that will compete for the Louisiana Film Prize. Each film receives $500 award.

September 9, 2016 – Final cuts and promotional materials are due from Finalists.

September 29, 2016 – Opening Party and Louisiana Music Prize showdown.

September 30-October 2, 2016 – Louisiana Film Prize Weekend.

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