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Festival Deadline Reminders: Feb 5 Poster Design & March 4 Festival Entries

Hi DAFT supporters, We’re closing in on two key DAFT deadlines.  Be sure to help encourage the next generation of designers and filmmakers to submit their entries! February 5th:  Deadline for Poster/Program Cover Design Contest –  $200 first-place gift card, two $50 runner-up gift cards (link to specs and more info)     March 4th:  Deadline for Video Submissions for […]

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Thursday DAFT Night at ProCam & Friday Deadline for Orchard Lake Film Fest!

Hi DAFT Friends and Family.  Here are two important reminders for this week.  You can see our entire latest newsletter with lots of information on the upcoming Michigan Student Film Festival at this link! Learn more about the latest cool gear, more about your own camera and much more about DAFT and this year’s Festival […]

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DAFT Newsletter: Jan 21st DAFT Night at ProCam, Important Festival Info & Teacher-of-the-Year Nominations

Take a look at DAFT’s latest newsletter with important information on the following! Student/Teacher Night at Livonia’s ProCam on Jan. 21st – 5-7:30 PM–with Pizza! Michigan Student Film Festival Info Deadline and Copyright Updates $200 Gift Card for Festival Program/Poster Art Contest Call for judges! February 5th Orchard Lake Student Film Festival at West Bloomfield […]

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Rochester's own Doug Blush, editor of the 2014 Oscar-winning documentary "Twenty Feet from Stardom" at the Royal Oak Emagine benefit screening for DAFT.

Before the Ball Drops Tonight–Join DAFT to Make a Young Filmmaker’s Dream Come True!

**Please share this post with a friend of filmmaking! There are just a few hours left to become a member of DAFT, sponsor of the longest running student film festival in the nation.  We’re a 501c3 non-profit and your contribution is deductible under IRS guidelines.  And this year we are seeking major corporate partners to increase our scholarships and […]

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Music Sites – Recommended for Student Videos

Thanks to Michael Kuentz, producer/owner of Visual Ronin Media for providing some great sources for copyright music for our students and professionals.  Michael has been a great friend of DAFT as our Festival photographer and speaker at our student and teacher events. DAFT strongly encourages students and teachers to take advantage of the following links […]

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