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GS8 2023 Filmmaker

Dates & Deadlines 

Dates are subject to change.

Film Production Deadlines

Filmmaker Registration

May 15th - July 8th 2023

Super 8 Crash Course (Filmmakers attend one) 

June 7th  6-9pm

June 17th  6-9pm


Camera Check Out

Camera sign up will open at the first crash course and will be made available online for those that can't attend the crash course.  You will be able to sign up for a camera for one week between June 25th to July 30th.  If you sign up for the week of July 23rd or July 30th, there is no guarantee that your film will returned in time and you will still be accountable for meeting our deadlines.

Film Pick up is on Sunday from 6:30-8PM at The Stables (980 S Nebraska St, Seattle, WA)

Film Drop off must happen by 4PM the following Sunday. Camera returns happen at All City Coffee (1205 S Vale St, Seattle, WA 98108) during normal business hours..

Film Due for Processing

For filmmakers using GS8 cameras, we will collect your film when you return your camera. If you are using your own camera but are using GS8 film, we request that you return your film by July18th 

Optional Sound Class

Dates TBD

Film Submissions

Your Film submission(your digital video file with sound track appended) is due by August 19th. This year, we are using Film Freeway to manage GS8 film submissions. Submit your finished film via the Georgetown Super 8 Film Festival listing page.


Screening Events

GS8 Archival Screening

Friday, August 25th, 2023 @ 8PM

Selection of GS8 films from year's past

Mini Mart City Park, 6525 Ellis Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108

GS8 at Northwest Film Forum 

Friday, September 8th, 2023

Selection of GS8 films from 2023 and previous years at Northwest Film Forum

1515 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122

Festival Virtual Pre-Screening & Voting

September 8th - 12th, 2023

Online viewing and voting for Filmmakers Choice Awards

Georgetown Super 8 Film Festival Screening

September 23, 2023

Georgetown Steam Plant

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