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Submission deadline is July 1, 2016

  • Feature Film $10,000 Prize

    Finalists' films will be featured on FanBoyFilmFestival.com for the duration of the festival. All shorts and features are eligible to win the $10,000 grand prize.

  • Film Captured Entirely on a Smart Device $5,000 Prize

    These days films are created on more than just traditional cameras. That's why we have a category specifically for films created on a smartphone or tablet. A cash prize will be awarded to the best film in this category as selected by Fan Boy Voters.

  • Shorts $10,000 Prize

    Finalists in this category will be featured on FanBoyFilmFestival.com for the duration of the festival. All shorts are eligible to win the $10,000 grand prize. All shorts and features are eligible to win the $10,000 grand prize.

  • Memes $1,000 Prize

    Memes are funny, clever and creative. Everyone LOVES a good Meme. That's why we are awarding $1,000 to the Best Meme. All memes submitted and accepted through FanBoyFilmFestival.com will be posted before and after the festival. Entries will be viewable and votable shortly after posting. The only way to win is by getting the most votes, so share your meme once it's up on the gallery. Check back on the site to see your meme uploaded.

Open for Submissions March 15th, 2016

Deadline is July 1st, 2016

Festival Begins July 15, 2016

Winners Announced August 31st, 2016

Voting on Memes will begin immediately on March 15th, 2016 and continue through August 26th, 2016.
Voting on Films will begin on July 15th and continue through August 26th, 2016.
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Official Fan Boy Film Festival Contest Rules

Meme Contest Rules

Memes are funny, clever and creative. Everyone LOVES a good Meme. That's why we are awarding $1,000 to the Best Meme.

There is no entry fee into the contest. Entry is free. All you need to do to enter is create an account on the Fan Boy Film Festival website.

  • Voting will begin immediately on March 15th, 2016 and continue through August 26th, 2016 when the voting will close.
  • The winner will be announced on August 31st, 2016 after the Fan Boy Film Festival.
  • The meme submission with the most votes on the Fan Boy Film Festival site by its registered users will win the grand prize of $1,000 (one-thousand dollars US).
  • The only way to win is by getting the most votes, so share your meme once it's up on the gallery. Check back on the site to see your meme uploaded.
  • If multiple entries have equal votes at the close of the contest, then the grand prize will be divided equally.
  • There is no limit on how many submissions a Fan Boy Film Festival user can make.
  • All submissions must be original.
  • Do not submit obscenity, advertising, solicitations, "hate speech" (i.e. demeaning race, gender, age, religious or sexual orientation, etc.), or material that is threatening, harassing, defamatory, or that encourages illegality. Users who do will have there submissions deleted, face the possibility of being banned, or even worse, the possibility of legal action.
  • Avoid foul language for anything you make publicly available.
  • If someone else might own the copyright to it, do not upload it. Users are liable for false representation of copyright ownership.

Film Contest Rules

All films must be submitted directly via the Fan Boy Film Festival site.

There are 3 main film categories.

  • Feature Films
  • Short Films (less than 50 minutes run-time)
  • Smart Device Film (film created on Smart Phone or Tablet)

We are awarding $10,000 to the Best Film and $5,000 to the Best Film created on a Smart Phone or Tablet.

  • The contest will open for submissions on March 15th, 2016. Deadline for Film Submissions is July 1st, 2016. Voting will begin on July 15th, 2016.
  • The winner will be announced on August 31st, 2016 after the Fan Boy Film Festival.
  • The film submission (Short or Feature) with the most votes on the Fan Boy Film Festival site by its registered users will win the grand prize of $10,000 (ten thousand dollars US).
  • The film submission created on a Smart Phone or Tablet with the most votes on the Fan Boy Film Festival site by its registered users will win a prize of $5,000 (five thousand dollars US). The filmmaker must note which device their film was created on.
  • The only way to win is by getting the most votes, so share your film page once it's up in the gallery. Check back after submitting to see if your film is selected.
  • If multiple film entries have equal votes at the close of the contest, the respective prizes will be divided equally.
  • There is no limit on how many submissions a Fan Boy Film Festival user can make.
  • All submissions must be original and the filmmakers must have authority and ownership of the content they upload.
  • If someone else might own the copyright to it, do not upload it. Users are liable for false representation of copyright ownership.