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SmartPhilm Festival


SmartPhilm Festival ($15.00)
Saturday, May 13, 2017 4:00 PM



Location: Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse (South Arlington - 2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington VA)

Come and bare witness to the filmmaking revolution: Mobile Movie. Magic!

The SmartPhilm Fest is a unique film/tech festival that celebrates and showcases shorts shot exclusively with smartphones and other mobile devices. With the rise of smartphones and the proliferation of apps, the ways creatives represent the world around us in digital media is rapidly changing.


SmartPhilm aims to level the playing field for all aspiring and professional filmmakers. Creative minds no longer need expensive cameras and equipment to bring their stories to life. All one needs is a smartphone that shoots video, write a script, make a movie, and see it on the big screen.

SmartPhilm received nearly 2,700 shorts from over 110 countries. The Festival will feature:

Masterclass on smartphone filmmaking
Panel discussions on the future of filmmaking
Screening of selected shorts
Award ceremony


Description: The SmartPhilm Fest brings to the U.S. Mid-Atlantic region the first film festival with films shot exclusively with smartphones and other mobile devices. With the rise of smartphones and the proliferation of apps, the ways creatives represent the world around us in digital media is rapidly changing. SmartPhilm aims to level the playing field for all aspiring and professional filmmakers. Creative minds no longer need expensive cameras and equipment to bring their stories to life. All one needs is a smartphone that shoots video, write a script, make a movie, see it on the big screen. We received nearly 2700 shorts from 110 countries. Aside from screening of selected shorts, the Fest will feature masterclass on smartphone filmmaking, panels on the future of filmmaking and distribution, and an award ceremony. #MobileMovieMagic

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Theater admission 21 or over unless accompanied by parent/guardian before 9PM - 21 or older after 9PM
Green Room admission is 21 or over at all times
All onsite box office sales are cash only
We do not show previews or advertisements at movie start times
All events are non-smoking.


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