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Cultural Commission announces 2012 Short Film Competition

The Waynesboro Cultural Commission announed Tuesday that it has released the Call For Entries for its 2012 Waynesboro Short Film Competition.

The competition is open to all Virginia residents in two age categories: Youth 20 and under and Adults 21+. Submissions should be no longer than 16 minutes in length (including credits). All genres of short film are welcomed.

Entrants will have a chance to win cash prizes and have their film screened with other finalists in Waynesboro. Entries with a completed registration form must be received by the Waynesboro Cultural Commission by 5 p.m. on March 30, 2012 or postmarked by that date.

There is no entry fee.

Finalists will be selected from the submissions and screened on May 5, 2012. Winners in each age category will be announced at the screening.

Final judging will be by casting director and producer Erica Arvold, who most recently served as Virginia casting director on the movie “Office Seekers.” Arvold also recently cast the feature “Lake Effects,” produced and cast the feature “House Hunting” and has several projects in development.

The 2012 Waynesboro Short Film Competition Registration Form can be found at

For more information contact Clair Myers at 540-943-9999.


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