FILM PITCH CONTEST
FILM PITCH: Filmmakers will pitch their promising film ideas to the audience Thursday night (Sept 23) for a chance to win over $1,000 in cash, gear rental, and other filmmaker goodies to help fund their indie film. After all the pitches are made the audience will vote for the filmmaker they believe should receive the prize. We'll announce the winner after the showcase!
Update: Scripts still being accepted at Comoshorts@gmail.com
HOW IT WORKS
CoMo Shorts is an annual showcase for Missouri filmmakers to screen their most promising short films. Our intimate screenings in downtown Columbia, MO allows audiences, filmmakers and students to mingle and to enjoy the craft of indie filmmaking.
COMO SHORTS FAQ
HOW DO THE SCREENINGS WORK? THE SAME FILMS SCREEN EACH NIGHT OF THE SHOWCASE (THURSDAY-SATURDAY)
WHERE IS THE 2021 SHOWCASE? NORTH VILLAGE STUDIOS PATIO | RIGHT IN FRONT OF FRETBOARD COFFEE
HOW DO I BUY TICKETS? YOU CAN PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE, OR IN PERSON AT THE DOOR (IF SHOW ISN'T SOLD OUT)
HOW CAN I BE A PART OF COMO SHORTS? SUBMIT A FILM, VOLUNTEER, BECOME A SPONSOR, ATTEND
HOW DO THE SCREENINGS WORK? EACH NIGHT STARTS WITH LIVE, LOCAL MUSIC. THEN FILMS PLAY BACK-TO-BACK
WHAT IS COMO SHORTS? WE'RE AN ANNUAL SHOWCASE THAT SCREENS SHORT FILMS MADE BY MISSOURI FILMMAKERS
WILL THERE BE FOOD/DRINKS? YES! MORE INFO TBD!
Meet The Team
Audio Tech Specialist
Video Tech Specialist
I left como shorts felling inspired and ready to write again. You sometimes don’t realize the talent that surrounds you until you stop to watch.
Melissa Lewis | Digital Storytelling Adjunct Professor at The University of Missouri
I was really glad to see so many local film makers coming together and sharing their ideas and perspectives.