What is Worcester Film Wars?
Worcester Film Wars is an event where groups of creative individuals come together and make short films in only three days.
What is the timeline for WFW?
7PM LAUNCH EVENT @RALPH'S -
At least one member of your team must attend the launch party. Here we will be handing out important information needed to complete your film!
MAY 18-21 WRITE/FILM/EDIT A MOVIE - From Thursday night to Sunday night you will be writing, filming and editing your project WITH the special instructions given to you at the launch event.
MAY 21 7PM HAND IN FILM @RALPH'S - At least one member of your team must hand in your film file, in person, at Ralph's Diner Sunday night.
MAY 27 OUTDOOR PREMIERE @RALPH'S - All are welcome to attend the FREE premiere event! Gather your team and friends, bring a chair/blanket, this is an outdoor 18+ event. We will watch all the films that made the cut. Everyone in the audience will have a ballot to vote on their favorites.
What format should our movie be in?
We prefer MPEG, AVI, or MOV file format - delivered in person on a USB drive to Ralph's Diner on May 21st. Contact us if this is a problem.
Can anyone enter?
Yes, as long as you are 18 or over. This event is for all filmmakers, new or professional. We can't wait to see what you and your team create.
How many people per team?
There are no restrictions, 1-100, go nuts.
If I don't make a film can I still attend the premiere event?
Of course! The premiere is a free event, hosted at Ralph's Diner on Saturday May 27th. Bring a blanket and a chair - this is an outdoor event. 18+
Help! I need a team.
We can’t form a team for you, but you could always try reaching out to folks that might be in a similar situation - visit our Worcester Film Wars Facebook event page to help get your team built.
I want to participate but I can't make these dates. Will there be more Worcester Film Wars?
Bummer. Well don't worry, there will be more Worcester Film Wars. Stay connected by giving us a follow on Instagram @worcesterfilmwars.
Who votes on the winning film?
Everyone who attends the premiere event, by the start of the first movie, will receive a ballot to vote on their favorite film. We also have 3 judges that cast their votes as well.
What do teams receive if they win?
+5 cool points, oh plus cash and prizes!