* Thursday, July 12 Sunday, July 22, 2001. Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Earlybird Entry Deadline: April 13, 2001
Final Entry Deadline: May 11, 2001
The Second Annual PlanetOut Short Movie Awards highlights films and videos by, for, about or of-interest to gay, lesbian, bi or transgender audiences. Picture This! Entertainment will be screening finalists for potential inclusion on the 2001 PlanetOut Short Movie Awards DVD release. Cash awards include: one Grand Prize of $10,000 and five First Prize awards of $1000 in each of the following categories: drama, comedy, documentary, animation and experimental. Finalists will also be screened on AtomFilms.com. The awards will be part of Outfest: The Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. Submissions must be 20 minutes or under and are limited to legal residents of the U.S. and Canada. Previews: VHS NTSC format only. Complete rules, guidelines and entry forms are available online at: movieawards.planetout.com. Send submissions to Movie Awards c/o PlanetOut, 995 Market St., 15th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103. You MUST read the complete rules and guidelines before submitting your film. Entry fees: Earlybird deadline - April 13 ($10), Final deadline - May 11 ($15). For more information, contact PlanetOut at: 995 Market Street 16th Floor, San Francisco, California, 94103, U.S.A.; Tel.: (415) 644-8111; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or Web: www.movieawards.planetout.com.