2013 Hispanicize Film Festival Extends Submission Deadline

Hispanicize 2013 Film AdvertisementHispaniczice 2013 Film Festival has extended the deadline for submissions of features and short films:

Early Deadline:  February 11th        Late Submission Deadline:  February 25th
Hispanicize 2013  Film Festival is part of (http://www.hispanicizeevent.com), the fourth annual Latino trends event for filmmakers, bloggers, journalists, marketers and music artists, will take place April 9-13, 2013 at the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami Beach.
“Our commitment to film is expanding with a festival that is powerfully sharpened to showcase the works and talent of independent Latino filmmakers like never before,” said Manny Ruiz, founder and creative director of Hispanicize 2013. “Everything we’re doing for 2013 is meant to empower filmmakers.”
The goal of Hispanicize 2013 will be to showcase the next generation in filmmaking talent  – the future Robert Rodriguez, Guillermo del Toro and Alejandro González Iñárritu’s of the world. We are looking for new types of Latino stories and new voices that will shape film in the decades to come.
To encourage networking among our talent and media in attendance, we will be providing each accepted feature filmmaker with two badges good for entrance into all Hispanicize events. Each shorts filmmaker will be provided with one badge.
So, how do you submit?
Visit http://www.hispanicizeevent.com/film/submit-your-film.html and complete the form, making sure to pay special attention to the “Description” fields. This is the information we will use for Hispanicize marketing materials and program books. You want it to be engaging and informative.
Deadlines for submissions are listed below. Keep in mind, we must RECEIVE your submission by these dates in order for your film to be considered. Postmarks do not count toward the submission deadline. Refer to our FAQ if you have any questions.
**EXTENDED DEADLINE**
Feature Film Submission Deadline $35 – February 11, 2013
Feature Film Late Submission Deadline $50 – February 25, 2013
Short Film Submission Deadline $15 –February 11, 2013
Short Film Late Submission Deadline $30 – February 25, 2013
Hispanicize Feature Film Jury Prize: $1,000 (This also includes a $500 maximum reimbursement for airfare and an additional $500 toward room and board for the winner).
Hispanicize Short Film Jury Prize: $500 (This also includes a $500 maximum reimbursement for airfare and an additional $500 toward room and board for the winner).
You will be notified whether your film has been accepted no later than March 4th, 2013.
Hispanicize Film Submissions
7310 Manchaca Rd #151300
Austin, TX 78715