Get Your Cameras Rolling
We’re proud to announce that the must-attend event of ATA Trade Show week, the Badlands Film Festival, is back for a seventh incredible year! Last year's attendance broke every record, and this year the Badlands Film Festival is going to be the biggest party in Indianapolis. Prizes, drinks, music, and an all-around amazing atmosphere will have you marking your calendar for years to come.
Show Us What Ya Got
All submissions must be received by December 14, 2019, for consideration. Submissions will be reviewed by a committee for possible inclusion into the 2020 Festival. Official Film Festival selections will be made by December 27 and filmmakers notified.
How To Enter
You can submit your film for consideration into the 7th Annual Badlands Film Festival in any of the following ways: Upload to YouTube, Vimeo or any other online video site and send a link (and password if protected) to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send a hard copy (flash drive, SD card, DVD) to: Badlands Attn: Film Festival Entry,
8100 South 1300 West Suite D, West Jordan, UT 84088
Preferred Formats: Please submit all films in HD, mp4 or compressed .avi format, and note whether it is for the Feature Film Category or Short Film Category.
Feature Film Category Prizes
Short Film Category
Special $500 Cash Prize
For best use of Badlands Approach or Approach FX camo.
The Fine Print:
All filmmakers will be required to review, accept and sign a release form both confirming that the submission is an original piece of work and giving Badlands permission to use completed film for future business ventures.
All music and stock footage must be legally licensed or owned by filmmaker and appropriate credit given in the film. Any film submitted without proper licensing or granted permission will not be accepted.
All submitted work must be the original work of the submitter.
Badlands reserves the rights to change details of the event including date, time, criteria, and/or prizes.
Must be 18 to enter.