Submissions

 

SUBMISSIONS ARE OFFICIALLY OPEN FOR THE 2nd

ANNUAL CATCH + RELEASE SHOWCASE FESTIVAL 

 

Our Top Categories Include

-Best Narrative Short 
-Best Music Video 
-Best VR short Film 

&

Audience Choice

 

iPitch.tv is offering our WINNERS a free one year subcription = $300 Value.

 

2nd Choice Finalist - A Free 3 Month Subscription

 

MORE PRIZES COMING!

 

OUR FIRST ANNUAL IS HAPPENING ON NOVEMBER 10th! Be there!

 

TIME

5:30 PM - 11 PM

 

LOCATION

PROMENADE PLAYHOUSE

1404 3rd St. Promenade

Santa Monica, CA 90401

 

Our Judges

Sheree Shearey

Actor / Model / Producer

Originally from Cleveland, Sheree began her step into the entertainment industry, in 1989. She was a member of The Singing Angels, for eight years; Drama Club and American Music Theater in High School, along with hip hop dance classes.

 

She began her modeling career in 2008. From there on, she has become a featured model in various magazines and a cover model for Orlando Talent Magazine. 

 

Sheree decided to step into the acting world, shortly after. Her career has blossomed from starting out as an extra, to supporting roles, to lead roles. She was recently nominated for a lead role in the short film, Ghost App.

 

In 2017, Sheree became the founder of Sophia Lynn Productions and is working on her first motion picture, that she's written.  

Elisabeth Rose Astwood

Executive Producer

An American / Canadian interdisciplinary artist, leader, and activist based in the Pacific Northwest. In 2013, she founded - and continues to lead - The Purple Stapler Arts Society, a nonprofit in Vancouver, BC focused on providing opportunities to emerging artists. As a writer, director, and photographer, she has seen her work presented internationally and is a proud recipient of the 2014 BC Arts Council Capacity & Sustainability Award in collaboration with Aeriosa Dance Society.

 

Her academic history includes an MFA in Arts Leadership from Seattle University, BFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia, and Entrepreneurship certificate from Vancouver Community College.

 

With both experience and education to draw from, her mission is to facilitate creative activism across disciplines in order to empower a more equitable society.

Le Lien

Composer / Singer / Actor

She has been writing songs and poems as soon as she learned how to speak. In addition to her musical talent, she has a multitude of artistic skills and talents from painting, dancing, acting and screenplay writing, a skilled businesswoman, graphic designer and web producer.  Le has worked with music producer Joe Solo, David Hildago (social distortion’s drummer), the Martha Stewart Collection at KB HOME, CARQUEST a multi-billion dollar company, narrated a book on Audible by Dorothy Cole called Influence People. Le also is a studio musician with Tunedly where she has written harmonies and sang back up for numerous clients’ songs. Le’s most recent notable mention is that she just landed a non-exclusive contract with Pop-Up Music library for film and television placement. 

 

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