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boardshorts2013 surf Annual Board Shorts Surf Film Festival 2013
A Festival of Short Surf Films by International Artists, Inspired by Women
2nd Annual Board Shorts Surf Film Festival 2013
 March 9th, 2013 – Bird’s Surf Shed, San Diego, CA

Call for Entries!
Film Submission Deadline:    February 5th, 2013

In February of this year the San Diego Surf Ladies held the inaugural Board Shorts Film Festival to a sold out crowd and rave reviews.  The film festival created a platform for emerging and established filmmakers and the female surfers featured as the only global surf film festival dedicated to featuring women on waves.  Short films premiered at the festival went on to receive thousands of hits online, features in national surf media and invitations to attend other US Film Festivals!

With a date set for the 2013 Board Shorts Surf Film Festival, the San Diego Surf Ladies invite filmmakers, male and female, around the world to submit their short film featuring female surf talent beginning October 25th.  Entrants will be judged by a respected panel from the world of surf, art & film and screened in an evening celebration at Bird’s Surf Shed.

Film Submissions

1. Film submissions should be over one (1) minute and under fifteen (15) minutes.
2. Film should be focused on surfing and/or surfing industry and feature women**
3. Entry Fee = $15 per film. 
4. Deadline for submissions is February 5th, 2013 at 5pm PST
**Please note: the definition of feature is women surfing and or working in the surfing industry e.g. photographer, board shaper etc.  Token shots of women in bikinis lying on the beach don’t count!  You would be better off saving your $15 for some wax!!
For full guidelines and how to submit visit the submissions page on the website.
Board Shorts Film Festival website and facebook

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