Call for Entries: Kopkind Short Films Festival

Call for early submission to CineSlam LGBT Short Films Festival.
June 17h – 18th, 2011. Brattleboro & Guilford, VT.

8 filmmakers whose films will be in the Vermont festival will be invited to the 2nd annual Pride of the Ocean Film Festival from Boston to Bermuda: May 27th to June 3d, 2011. Accommodations (and some travel scholarships to Boston) will be awarded for the filmmakers selected.
The deadline for this application is December 1, 2010. Contact John Scagliotti: for further information on how to apply.

Vermont CineSlam LGBT Short Films Festival:
June 17th – Opening night screening of shorts in downtown Brattleboro, followed by annual Pride Dance at the American Legion Hall.
June 18th Tree Frog Farm in Guilford for a late afternoon of two stimulating screening sessions of shorts, followed by a BBQ and awards ceremony- including The Chessie Award, Juried Award for Best Short: $750.

Deadline to submit films just for the festival is May 1, 2011. You can submit by sending your DVD, $15 application fee, and a short description of the film to: Program Director, John Scagliotti. 158 Kopkind Rd, Guilford, VT 05301. (make checks payable to Center for Independent Documentary.)

Sponsored by The Kopkind Colony and The Center for Independent Documentary. Underwritten by a grant from the Chessie Foundation.
Programmed by John Scagliotti, creator of the first glbt TV series on PBS, In the Life. Producer of Before Stonewall and After Stonewall, Programmer of the VT Bear Film Festival, Administrator, Kopkind Colony: Email: