24-Hour Film Royal!

Participants are given 24 hours to completely produce a film – writing, shooting, editing – everything! Films must also incorporate three prompts that are announced at the start of the competition. Prompts may consist of lines, actions, props, themes, etc. So what are you waiting for? Round up the crew, stock up on energy drinks, and prepare for glory.


Dates To Remember:

  • Regular Registration – April 2, 2018, 12p (Noon)
  • Start of the Royal – Saturday, April 14, 2018, 12p (Noon)
  • End of the Royal – Sunday, April 15, 2018, 12p (Noon)
  • Screening of Films – Saturday, April 28, 2018, 10:30p

Locations To Remember

Entry Fee: $20.00

Team Limit: 25 teams (no limit on team size)

Time Limit: 5 minutes maximum (no minimum)


Will be announced soon


  • Judges Choice
  • Audience Choice
  • Founders Choice


  • Must be H.264(MP4) or ProRes 422 LT
  • File Size: Under 1 GB
  • Naming Format: 24hfr_TeamName_FilmName
  • Submit online via Dropbox or drop off at the SteamDot Cafe

Online Submissions

All online submissions must be turned in before the deadline! Please take into account upload times for your film. All uploaded films will have a time stamp to when they finished uploading.

Didn't finish in time?

You have exactly 24 hours to get us the film. If you miss the deadline,  we can still screen the film, but it will not be eligible for an award.

Not in Anchorage?

With online submissions and online payments, you can be apart of the Film Royal anywhere in Alaska. We will email the prompts to you at the start of the event.

24-Hour Film Royal Registration


Access code will be provided at start of the event.

Just drag and drop your film into the box. —>

Film will automatically be updated to our Dropbox.