Local Film Maker Competition

This year's OutWest Film Fest includes a Local Film Maker Competition.  

Competition Guidelines:

  • Films must be a length of 1 to 10 minutes and have an LGBTQ storyline/characters.
  • Fictional and documentary films will be included and judged within this same category.
  • Films must be submitted by August 25th at Film Freeway or by emailing the Festival.
  • The top three films will be shown at the Festival and an award presented for Best Local Film Maker on September 24th.

*To be considered as local, the director must live in Reno, Tahoe, Carson City or the surrounding areas.