SF Rough Cuts doc screening, tuesday 9/25, deadline to screen is 9/4

For you Bay Area documentary filmmakers – a good opportunity to showcase and get feedback on your works in progress. Details below!

The deadline is next week, Tuesday, September 4th

To submit to:

ROUGH CUTS – September 2012
Tuesday, September 25th at 7:30 p.m.

Ninth Street Independent Film Center

145 Ninth Street, between Mission and Howard, San Francisco

Complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres provided
$7 admission


Rough Cuts is a series of work-in-progress documentary screenings that are produced every other month at a variety of locations throughout San Francisco. For each evening, we screen one rough cut of a feature-length documentary and then moderate a conversation about the film. These post-screening discussions are designed to give the filmmaker a better, more objective sense of what is working and not working with his/her film, with particular attention paid to improving the film’s structure and narrative clarity. We hope that the series also provides a welcome space for local filmmakers, film professionals, and fans of documentary film to meet and talk.

We are seeking long-form works with a final running time of 40 minutes or longer. Principal photography should have been completed, and we encourage filmmakers to submit cuts that are in the later stages of post-production (i.e. NOT first or second cuts).

Tuesday, September 4th

Submissions must arrive at the Ninth Street Independent Film Center by 5:00 p.m. [This is not a postmark deadline.]

Wednesday, September 12th

Selections will be announced and filmmakers will be notified

Tuesday, September 25th

Screenings, followed by discussions led by a guest moderator

To submit, and for more details about Rough Cuts, visit:

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