SEE YOUR NAME IN LIGHTS IN MIAMI BEACH

 

This year, some of the entertainment industry's most distinct voices will gather in Miami Beach June 12th - 16th to host screenings, lectures, workshops, and career networking events. Submit your short film below for your chance to join them.

 

CONTEST ELIGIBILTY

Eligible participants for the Gentleman Jack Real to Reel short film contest must be 21 years of age or older. All entries must include a synopsis of the film being submitted and a short bio of the writer and/or director. Submitted films must also not exceed a maximum running time of 10 minutes. Please fill out all required fields below. 

 

For complete contest rules and regulations see our official rules.

 

 

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FILM SUBMISSION

Filmmakers are required to submit two pieces of content for contest entry: (1) Short film submission and (1) teaser for the short film, which can be either a trailer OR a representative scene from the short.

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Enter link or upload film teaser below (2 minute maximum length)

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Congratulations!

You’ve successfully submitted your film to the Gentleman Jack Real To Reel competition. We look forward to watching your film, and will notify you if your firm is one of our finalists. Best of luck!

REAL TO REEL WITH

OMARI HARDWICK

Writer, producer, and award-winning actor Omari Hardwick has always been passionate about staying true to what drives him. Learn where he finds inspiration to tell truer stories.

ATTEND A SCREENING IN YOUR AREA

We’re showcasing bold, new filmmakers in theaters all over the country and bringing some of film's most distinct African American voices into the spotlight. Lend your support by RSVP'ing to a screening in your local area.

 

 

ATLANTA / CHICAGO / NYC / MIAMI / DALLAS / LOS ANGELES

CONGRATULATIONS TO DAMIEN D. SMITH

Our 2018 Real to Reel winner is a St. Louis-born filmmaker who lives to spread bold messages of love and acceptance for all humanity. It gives us great pride to share his winning short film - "Daddy's Big Girl". 

Presented by Gentleman Jack

Our exceptionally smooth, twice-mellowed Tennessee Whiskey is crafted like any good film—with a bold vision, attention to detail, and a whole lot of passion.