Hot on the heels of our "Extraordinary Colleagues" announcement earlier today comes news that ANOTHER 48-Hour Film Challenge entry, "Somewhere (dot dot dot)" as also been nominated for 2 awards - BEST EDITING and BEST STORY!
"Somewhere (dot dot dot)" was produced by the UAT Digital Video student team under the leadership of Damien Rufus, Monica Thies, and Jace Oppie for the January 2011 "Beat the Clock" challenge.
Winners from each of the three rounds of the 2010-2011 Beat-the-Clock Specialty Awards will compete for finals in each respective category. IFP Phoenix members vote on these awards and winners are presented with a trophy. Voting is open to IFP/PHX members only, March 11th through March 22. To become a member and be eligible to vote, go to: http://www.ifpphx.org/page/join-ifpphx
Teams that competed all year were assigned ranking points and are also eligible for the BEST TEAM award. The winner of BEST TEAM will be announced at the April 5 screening and awarded a cash prize. In addition to Best Picture and Best Team, individual awards are also bestowed and consist of nominees from all three rounds.
Come watch the top 18 scoring films screen at the Phoenix Film Festival on Tuesday, April 5th at 7pm, with the awards ceremony following.