Short Films will be submitted via the online submission portal just like the other National Qualifying IEs.
You will only have to choose short film on the entry due by October 8. You will not have to provide the short film title until you submit it by the November 7 deadline.
The total of short film submissions are not a part of each troupes 14 IE entries. Each school is allowed as many Short Film entries as they wish.
A student cannot be the director of a short film entry AND compete in an acting or tech IE category.
Students may perform in films and still compete in other IES as long as they are listed as directors in the Short Film credits.
Multiple students can work together to co-direct a short film and entry the film under all of their names.
Entrant must demonstrate:
In Short Film, the skills measured are:
Download the rubrics below.
2015 National Qualifier- Short Film "Jamie" by Marisa Emiliani & Danish Nelson, Troupe 7186, William B. Travis HS
If the film receives an overall superior rating at the state level, it may be uploaded to YouTube for national judging.