$15,000 Cash Prize Confirmed for HollyShorts Film Festival’s 2015 Overall Winner Courtesy of @ZYPE

Festival Deadline is this Friday, June 5th  

Hollywood, California, June 2nd 2015 - This Friday, June 5th 2015 will mark the final deadline for any submissions for the upcoming 11th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival and the organizers are announcing today the Grand Prize for this year’s overall winner will be a $15,000 cash prize courtesy of HollyShorts sponsor, Zype.

Zype is a cloud platform for video publishing and distribution. Zype makes it easy for anyone to build and make money from their own branded streaming destinations. Zype most recently won the SXSW 2015 Accelerator competition for Entertainment and Content Technologies.

HollyShorts Film Festival is an annual short film festival showcasing the best and brightest short films from around the globe. HollyShorts is devoted to the advancement of filmmakers through screenings, Q&A sessions and networking events. The HollyShorts Film festival showcases the top short films produced 40 minutes or less. Categories include Short Animation, Short Live Action, Short Documentary, Music Video, Webisode, Commercials, Trailers, 3D Shorts, Youth Film and Digital Microbudget.

This year’s HollyShorts Film Festival takes place at the TCL Chinese Theatres in the Heart of Hollywood from August 13th to August 22nd. A representative from Zype will be onsite at the Festival’s Awards program on August 20th to present the award and the $15,000 cash prize.

All submissions for this final deadline need to be postmarked or electronically submitted no later than11:59pm Pacific Standard time on Friday, June 5th 2015. For details, visit www.Hollyshorts.com/submissions for submission requirements.