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Fine Cut Prizes

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Enter your film to "Fine Cut Festival of Films," for a chance to be one of the lucky finalists featured in one of the six-half-hour episodes on KCET in the Fall and one of the prize packages below.
 

Jack Larson Student Filmmaker of Southern California Award Winner:

  • Awarded the opportunity to be a part of the American Pavilion screening at the 74th annual Cannes International Film Festival in May of 2021, thanks to a partnership with The American Pavilion, the epicenter of American hospitality and communication at the world’s largest film market.
  • Final Draft 11
  • NewFilmmakers LA Student Membership 
  • Pair of tickets to the 2021 Spring KCET Cinema Series
  • More to be announced soon!

Narrative Winner:

  • $10,000 Keslow Camera Package Rental 
  • $1,000 Quixote Production Supplies Rental
  • Premiere Edition Movie Magic Scheduling 6
  • Final Draft 11
  • LightWave license 
  • NewFilmmakers LA Student Membership 
  • Pair of tickets to the 2021 Spring KCET Cinema Series
  • Industry Mentorship
  • More to be announced soon!

Documentary Winner: 

  • One day rental of DELTA6 heavy lifter drone with crew, equipment and a mobile launch vehicle, estimated at a $12,000 value.
  • $250 Greenvans rental
  • Premiere Edition Movie Magic Scheduling 6
  • Final Draft 11
  • LightWave license 
  • IDA student membership 
  • NewFilmmakers LA Student Membership 
  • Pair of tickets to the 2020 Spring KCET Cinema Series
  • Industry Mentorship
  • More to be announced soon!

Animation Winner: 

  • A gift of $1,000 from Autodesk
  • Zbrush Core
  • Wacom One 13"
  • LightWave license 
  • One year license Storyboard Pro
  • Final Draft 11
  • Premiere Edition Movie Magic Scheduling 6
  • NewFilmmakers LA Student Membership 
  • Pair of tickets to the 2021 Spring KCET Cinema Series
  • Industry Mentorship
  • More to be announced soon!
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'Fine Cut' Season 21 Virtual Awards Ceremony

Watch the virtual ceremony to catch a glimpse of some great works and to see which of the filmmakers get to bring home the grand prize.
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'Fine Cut' Awards Goes Virtual

This year, the Fine Cut Festival of Films Awards ceremony has gone virtual!
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Young Filmmakers Brave A Changed World in 2020

What happens when you graduate in the middle of an unprecedented global pandemic that requires you to stay six feet away from everyone outside your household? For film students, it’s a mixed bag.