Cayuga Museum seeks entrants for Film Festival
Auburn's only home-grown film festival honors the work of sound film pioneer Theodore Case and his Case Research Laboratory. Its mission is to further the experimental legacy of the Case Lab by promoting original visual media in Central New York. Festival organizers are actively seeking entries, spreading the word in movie houses, colleges, high schools and middle schools throughout CNY.
The work of area filmmakers will be screened at the Auburn Public Theater June 10 and 11.The theater is on Genesee Street in downtown Auburn, the city which is proud to proclaim itself "The Birthplace of Talking Movies."
CNY residents are invited to submit their recent work (post January 2009) of thirty minutes or less. Entries should be on DVD. Entry forms may be picked up at the Cayuga Museum, 203 Genesee St., in Auburn, or downloaded from either the Theodore Case Film Festival's website, tedcasefilmfest.org, or the Museum's website at www.cayuganet.org/cayugamuseum. Work in all genres is welcome and there is no entry fee. Deadline for entries is May 2, 2011.