The 12th Annual Sony Visions of U.S. video contest is accepting entries in five categories: fiction, experimental, non-fiction, music video and a young people’s category for videomakers aged seventeen and under. Deadline is June 15; for an entry brochure, please call (213) 856-7749 or write to: Visions of U.S., P.O. Box 200, Hollywood, CA 90078.
The Mill Valley Film Festival and Videofest, now in its 18th year, will accept feature-length works of all genres (not including industrial, promotional and educational titles). Submitted works will be judged by film and video professionals; selected works will then be screened at the Videofest (October). Deadline for submissions is June 30; a $25 entry fee is required ($30 for entries originating outside the U.S.). For an application, call (415) 383-5256 or write to Mill Valley Film Festival, 38 Miller Ave. Ste. 6, Mill Valley, CA 94941.