Film Kitchen is now accepting submissions for its annual Film Kitchen Contest. The theme this year is Ketchup. Short films (under 4 minutes) may be submitted in any genre (narrative, experimental, documentary, or animation). Final format must be a Quicktime Apple ProRes file. The deadline for submissions is May 24 at 5:00pm. For more information about submitting work to the contest, email Matthew R. Day at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The show will be held on Tuesday, June 11 – during the Three Rivers Arts Festival – at the Harris Theater in downtown Pittsburgh. A panel of judges will award cash prizes for first place ($150), second place ($75), and third place ($50), as well as an Audience Choice award ($50).
Submissions can be mailed or dropped off at
477 Melwood Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Film Kitchen is held the second Tuesday of every month and features independent film and video work from regional artists. Film Kitchen is co-sponsored by Pittsburgh Filmmakers, 92.1 WPTS-FM, Mellinger's Beer Distributing, and Spak Brothers Pizza..