2016 Submissions

2016 Submissions

“City of Dreams” 2016 Little Hollywood Shootout 1st Place   “Fightin The Reaper” 2016 Little Hollywood Shootout 1st Place Open Freestyle   “Homespun” 2016 Little Hollywood Shootout 2nd Place Indy Pro   “The Golden City” 2016 Little Hollywood Shootout 3rd Place   “The Sham” 2016 Little Hollywood Shootout 5th...

Little Hollywood Shootout Kicks Off March 16, 2016 at High Noon in Kanab

KANAB, Utah – The unmistakable landscape found in the Kanab area has made this part of southern Utah a favorite destination for filmmakers since the 1920’s. In line with this great filmmaking tradition, the 6th annual “Little Hollywood Shootout,” kicks off at the historic Parry Lodge in Kanab, Utah on Wednesday, March 16, 2016. The “shootout” is a quick-turnaround film challenge requiring filmmakers to produce a short film with Kanab area locations as the backdrop. At high noon on March 16, film production requirements including locations and a theme will be revealed to participants. Competitors will then have 49.5 hours to write, direct, edit, and complete a five-minute film. Film submissions are due at 1:30 pm on Friday, March 18, 2016 and the shootout films will be premiered at a community screening and awards ceremony in the evening on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the Crescent Moon Theater in Kanab. “The shootout is the Thunderdome of quick turnaround film challenges, and not only does it build on the film heritage of southern Utah in Kanab, but provides aspiring filmmakers an opportunity to produce a film in the same place where film legends like John Ford and Clint Eastwood also worked,” explained Kane County Film Commissioner, Kelly Stowell, one of the organizers and founder of the event. “We look forward to the competition and have a great event planned this year,” commented Stowell. Prospective filmmakers of all ages from beginners to veterans are invited to take part in the challenge. Primary filming locations are required to take place in Kane County and editing and post-production can take place at the...
2015 Submissions

2015 Submissions

“Timeless” 2015 Little Hollywood Shootout 1st Place   “1924”  ...

2016 Shootout is Here!

We’re excited to announce the return of the Little Hollywood Shootout! Southern Utah’s exciting film making contest will be held on March 16-18, 2016. Watch here for more Brush up on your skills and prep your equipment, because the Little Hollywood Shootout is...
Digital Theory Productions

Digital Theory Productions

Sponsors for the 2014 Little Hollywood Shootout are firming up and We’d like to announce that Digital Theory Productions has come on board. Digital Theory creates music for use in your film and has amazing licensing agreements. As we’ve come in contact with Digital Theory, we’ve been blown away by the quality of his music and how affordable and flexible his content is. In addition to the current library of music available on http://nicholas-patrick.com/you can also commission a custom score for you project. We are a team of composers/Musicians/Producers; masters of all musical genres. We consistently create commercial and popular music with an undeniably polished professional sound. We have an unmatched ability to compose a musical work that sets the tone in film, television, or advertisements. Also, our material is formatted so that artists or voice over actors can easily be mixed in. Digital Theory Productions has been published several times over and has numerous domestic and international placements. We compose, perform, track, mix, and master. -Nicholas Patrick Nicholas Patrick at Digital Theory has generously agreed to become a sponsor of the Little Hollywood Shootout, and the top winners will receive a license to download any score from their library for free. This is an exciting opportunity to get access to music that will enhance your film project. Music and clean audio are vital to a professionally produced project and adds power, and engagement to your films. We encourage you to check out the Digital Theory music library. You now have the composer you need, at the click of a button. Use the music library or commission a custom score....