April showers have brought May extensions for HypeFest, which has moved its late submission deadline to May 9, 2003. HypeFest, a new film festival that links independent ideas with commercial creativity, is accepting short films (50 minutes or less), commercials, music videos and promos for its premiere event, which will take place July 25-27, 2003 at Cinespace in Hollywood, California.
Entrants must send a completed, signed entry form with each submission, available online at www.hypefest.com. Only works completed in 2002 or 2003 are eligible. Projects must be submitted for consideration on video (standard speed NTSC VHS only) or DVD (Region 1 only). For additional information, visit the HypeFest Website at www.hypefest.com.