2022 Festival


Fortnight Film Contest

The Fortnight Film Contest is a competition for teams of amateur, student, and professional filmmakers in Michigan.

Do a good job, win some money. $5,000+ in cash prizes up for grabs!

Please note: The 2020 Fortnight Film Contest was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020 Fortnight Film Contest

Dates: March 19 – April 2, 2020
Guidelines & Stuff: CLICK HERE
Registration: Closed

Congrats to the 2019 Fortnight Film Contest winners!
1st PLACE: Last Right by Nomadic Disturbance
2nd PLACE: Pendulum by Strike to Burn
3rd PLACE: Hit by Team Hojo
AUDIENCE CHOICE: Coinrun Park by Bears Eat Beets Productions
BEST SCREENPLAY: On the Way by Katelyn Robakiewicz

Congrats to the 2018 Fortnight Film Contest winners!
1st PLACE: Firecracker by Katrina Robinson
2nd PLACE: Arti by Nomadic Disturbance
3rd PLACE TIE: Affinity by Bears Eat Beets
3rd PLACE TIE: Headshot by BSL Cinema
3rd PLACE TIE: Seedlings by Katelyn Robakiewicz
AUDIENCE CHOICE: Breaking Wheel by Rebel Pictures

Congrats to the 2017 Fortnight Film Contest winners!
1st PLACE: Peripheral by Casey Cavanaugh
2nd PLACE: Tracker by David Fairman
3rd PLACE TIE: Chapter Four by Strike to Burn Productions
3rd PLACE TIE: Goldfish by Big Shot Video
3rd PLACE TIE: Kidnapped for Good by Mitten State Productions
AUDIENCE CHOICE: Tracker by David Fairman
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE: Nazi Punch by Ninja Mind Productions

Questions? Contact us at info@capitalcityfilmfest.com or 517.483.4058