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Insomnia Film Challenge

July 8 – July 10, 2022


This competition is open to all amateur filmmakers!

Films will be screened at The Kenley Amphitheater on July 13 at 7 p.m. Cash prizes up to $250 will be awarded.

One member from each team will be required to attend the kick-off meeting, where teams will receive one required line of dialogue, one required prop, one required character, and 48 hours to write, film, edit, and submit their 4-7 minute films. The film submission deadline is July 10 at 7 p.m.

All teams must register in advance to participate. There is no limit to the number of members each team can have. Registration is free, and the deadline is July 1 at 5 p.m.

The competition is free to participate in, and the screening is free to attend. 

Insomnia Kick-Off Meeting

July 8, 2021 at 6 p.m.

Davis Arts Council office
445 N Wasatch Drive
Layton, UT 84401

Insomnia Film Challenge Screening

July 13, 2021 at 7 p.m.

The Kenley Amphitheater
403 N Wasatch Drive
Layton, UT 84041