Actor’s Challenge

The Actor’s Challenge is your chance to be in a film that will premier at the Nashville Film Festival!

5 Actors, 5 Minutes, 5 Awards

How It Works

This is open to all actors 18 years or older, and you must be willing to work as a local.

Each Filmmaker will have a max budget of $500.

March 5: The call for video auditions opens. Submit your 3 minute max video today! (Link below)
March 19: The call for video auditions closes
March 26: Callbacks announced for live auditions, location/time TBD
March 27: Notifications of top 15 actors
April 5: Five actors each, are randomly paired with 3 local filmmakers, scheduled to be: Motke Dapp, Faith McQuinn and Chad McClarnon. Nashville Fashion Week will provide a hair & makeup artist, and a wardrobe stylist
May 5: Completed short films are submitted to NashFilm by 5 pm
May 19th: Completed films are screened at the Festival and awards are announced.

Actor’s Challenge Partners