America’s Top Filmmaker Contest

America’s Top Filmmaker Contest

Submission Details

We are on the hunt for America’s top filmmaker.

Submit a short film, 45 minutes or under, to be considered.  This is an opportunity to show off every state’s best filmmakers! Be sure to enter under the state that you currently reside. One entry per filmmaker.

The top 3 most voted films and the top 3 jury-selected films from each state will move to a semi-finals round where the top filmmaker (as selected by the jury) moves to the next round. This next round showcases the top 50 filmmakers – one from each state. The top 10 most voted and the top 10 jury selections will move to the final round where the top jury selected film will be deemed America’s top filmmaker!

The top filmmaker wins a Fugi Camera and $500.

The top 10 finalists win a year-long pro membership to Audience Awards, Distribution on Audience Awards TV, year-long promotion to film festivals, agents, distributors, and studios as a finalist in the prestigious Americ’a Top Filmmaker contest.

ABOUT AUDIENCE AWARDS: Become a PRO member of Audience Awards and submit to every opportunity for free. Up to 20GB a week of upload space + 4K/1080p uploads. PRO members receive opportunities to license and monetize their films. PROs are connected to brands looking to hire local filmmakers. Other opportunities for PRO filmmakers include production funding for feature documentaries, narratives, and animations. $14/month or $140 paid annual (2 months free). Go PRO here: https://theaudienceawards.com/upgrade.



Jun 04, 2019 at 11:59am MDT (America/Denver)


Jun 05, 2019 at 12:00pm MDT (America/Denver)


Jun 05, 2019 at 12:00pm MDT (America/Denver)




Event Expiration Date: June 04, 2019

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