Big Sky film fest calls for entries

Big Sky Documentary Film Festival is looking for submissions for its ninth annual event, taking place in Missoula, Montana from February 17-26, 2012.
May 13, 2011

Big Sky Documentary Film Festival  is looking for submissions for its ninth annual event, taking place in Missoula, Montana from February 17-26, 2012.

The festival is seeking non-fiction films and videos of all genres, subject matter, lengths and production dates.

Awards and cash prizes will be given for best documentary feature, best documentary short, best mini-doc and the Big Sky Award, which is given to the best documentary about the American West.

Big Sky Documentary Film Festival will screen more than 100 films, including world and U.S. premieres, classics, rare and experimental works.  In addition to 10 days of screenings, the event will feature panel discussions, pitch sessions, galas, receptions and networking round-tables.

For details on submissions, click here.

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