About The Shoot Out Boulder

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Make sure you Download the Registration Form (PDF) which is also needed with your payment and must be turned in at the start of the event when you receive your Flashdrive USB Fob for the contest. Additional forms will be available at the registration tent on the 1300 block of Pearl Street on the October 19 starting at 4 PM.

Other documents that you might need: Participant Release Form (page 2 from Registration Form), Location Release Form and Music Release Form (PDF). Documents may also be provided at sign-in and film return. Remember that your materials are not considered "turned-in" until the festival organizers have ALL documents.

Updated documents to follow.

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This is a rain or shine event. There are no refunds or rain checks. If there is a delay in starting due to festival issues, the end of the event will be 24 hours later i.e. 6:15 PM Friday until 6:15 PM Saturday. There are also no refunds if you are late, it is a contest.


The Shoot Out Boulder awards prizes for each nominated category on the entry form. The Shoot Out Boulder's Top Ten Films may be screened in Australia and New Zealand as part of the on-going International Shoot Out 24 Hour Filmmaking Festival.

All registered participants are eligible for the awards. If a participating team is not properly registered that participating team is not eligible for the award.

  1. Best Film

  2. Best Cinematography

  3. Best In-Camera Editing

  4. Best Art Direction

  5. Best Comedy

  6. Best Director

  7. Best Sound Design

  8. Best Music Composition

  9. Best Performer

  10. Best Screenplay

  • Silver Spur Awards [a free entry for next years Shoot Out event).


Prizes are awarded for various registered categories.