DemiCon 22: Here Be Dragons!
DemiCon Fhannish Film Festival 
Get those Cameras running and join us in 2011! You know you have always wanted to make a movie or you have one that is hidden away and you want to show it. Here is your chance! So send your movies our way, you need not attend DemiCon to enter.

Dragons what are they to you? Let us know. The DemiCon 22 Fhannish Film Festival is your chance to show your hidden filmmaking talents.
Our Entry Guidelines are as follows:

  • Movies must be no longer than 10 minutes in length
  • Entry must be PG-13 or less (if it were rated)
  • Topic must be Anime, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Gaming, Fandom or Parody, Trailers (ie: Movie Trailer)
  • Entry must be submitted in DVD format. Preferred video types are .avi, .mpeg, .mpg, .wmv
  • Each entry must be on it's own individual disc
  • All entries must be original works by the entrant(s)
  • Entrants are limited to 5 entries, either film, trailer, or Animated Music Video for the DemiCon 22 contest at this time
  • Previous winning presentations are not allowed to enter
  • All entries must be postmarked no later than April 10, 2011
  • DemiCon takes no responsibility for discs lost or damaged during the contest. 
  • Please provide copies only, not originals or "Masters". 
  • DemiCon 22 reserves the right to show the movie during the convention.  DemiCon 22 reserves the right to select the movies to be shown.  If you are attending the convention, you may choose to give a brief introduction to your movie. 
  • Judging will take place during the showing of the videos at DemiCon 22.
  • Prizes will be awarded for Judges Choice and Fhannish Choice at Closing Ceremonies of DemiCon 22. 
  • If you want your entry returned, you must include a self-addressed envelope and return postage. 
  • When submitting an entry, include:  Your name, address, email, phone number; length of entry, your company name (if applicable), category, whether or not permission is given to display your work on the Fhannish Film Festival page at or a link to your work or website, if you will be attending DemiCon and if you would like to speak prior to your presentation.  If you choose, an entry form can be found on the website by clicking the link!

Email any questions to fhanfilm(at) or check on the Fhannish Film Festival page at

Entries should be submitted to:
DemiCon 22
Fhannish Film Festival
1629 56th St.
Des Moines, IA 50310


Past Winners

2010 - DemiCon 21
Species Felis Dominarus - Jason P. Hunt

2009 - DemiCon 20
On the Road - Tammy Mohning

2007 - DemiCon 18
Fhan Choice
Man vs. Child - Tee Morris

Judges Choice
Man vs. Child - Tee Morris



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