The Super Geek Film Festival screens films which are geek, geek interest, geek culture, comics, gaming, animation, anime, manga, science fiction, fantasy, RPG, robotics, technology, and more. Films will be presented from all kinds of filmmakers, both professional and amateur. We showcase some of the most sensational geek films from around the world representing the best in documentary, narrative, animation, experimental and fan films. For film enthusiasts, this festival not only showcases films and panels, but also offers workshops from professional directors, producers, and actors to provide valuable insight to those with an interest in filmmaking.
The 2017 Super Geek Film Festival at Florida Supercon will take place July 27-30, 2017 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention Center.
Programming will include film screenings, panels, parties, Q&A’s, workshops and so much more. Hours for this year’s festival are as follows (subject to change):
Thursday July 27: 12:00pm – 1:00am
Friday July 28: 10:00am-1:00am
Saturday July 29: 10:00am-2:00am
Sunday July 30: 10:00am-8:00pm
Detailed programming and schedule information will be released in the coming weeks. For the most up-to-date information, make sure to follow the Super Geek Film Festival on Facebook and Twitter or join the conversation by using the hashtag #SGFF on social media.
Filmmakers interested in hosting or presenting panels, workshops, or Q&A’s can apply here: http://floridasupercon.com/do-you-want-to-host-a-panel-or-event/. If you have questions about submitting panel ideas for the Super Geek Film Festival, you can email email@example.com. PLEASE NOTE: Panel submission deadlines are May 1st, 2016.
If you are interested in volunteering please visit http://floridasupercon.com/volunteer/ — Place Geek Film Festival in the section requesting volunteer position you are interested in.
The categories for judging will be for the following categories:
Best Feature – Any category, (length over 45 minutes)
Best Short Film – Any category (length under 45 minutes)
Best Comedy – Short or Feature
Best Suspense/Horror – Short or Feature
Best Action – Short or Feature
Best Drama – Short or Feature
Best Animation – Short or Feature
Best Student Film:
Undergraduate: Films of any length can be considered in this category must be directed and produced by students currently enrolled in undergraduate level studies. Graduate students may submit in the Feature or Short film categories appropriate for the genre of their film.
High School: Films of any length can be considered in this category must be directed and produced by students currently attending high school or GED program AND be younger than 21 years old.
Audience Award: Short or Feature films in any category are judged by audience voting at the event.
The Super Geek Film Festival CALL FOR ENTRIES is now open!
Submissions can be made through our online form here: https://superconventions.com/2016/10/super-geek-film-festival-call-for-entries-for-supercon/