Shorts Challenge


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2019 Shorts Challenge Winner

Laura Tejero, FRIDA

Shorts Challenge Poster

The Maryland Film Office presents the 2nd annual Annapolis Film Festival Shorts Challenge. From dozens of submissions across the country, five filmmakers were selected as finalists to pitch their idea for a short film project on this year's theme of "Truth in Storytelling."


Judges

The audience's vote for the best pitch will serve as part of the judges final decision for the winner of the production package to make their film.

Mimi Edmunds - Documentary Producer/Educator

Jack Gerbes - Director of the Maryland Film Office

Lyda Kuth - Executive Director Lef Foundation

Andrea Meditch - President of Back Allie Entertainment & Documentary Producer

Wendy Cohen - President, Picture Motion

Keisha Salmon - Director of Communications, POV


Prize Sponsors

Lens Pro
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Henninger Media Group
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Serious Grip & Electric
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Studio Unknown
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Filmsters
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Maryland Film Office
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