The winning filmmaker will become a candidate for the July Project of the Month. That winner will be in the running for Project of the Year.
The four projects up for this week’s Project of the Week are listed below (with descriptions courtesy of the filmmakers). You can vote at the bottom of the page.
SHAM: Lizzy and Tim made a pact to get married at 30. One caveat: they can’t STAND each other. But a promise is a promise, so let’s just get stupid married already GAWD.
The Interpreter: An Afghan interpreter is promised a visa by the U.S. government that never comes through, so he must take matters into his own hands as he is hunted by the Taliban.
Fire Music: A History of the Free Jazz Revolution: The mavericks who pioneered the Free Jazz movement came to create some of the most unconventional sounds ever heard. Toiling in relative obscurity, they created one of the most influential bodies of work of the contemporary age. This is their story.
Starspawn: TV journalist Jo Danforth travels to the outback with her camera crew to interview a group of survivalists who are preparing for some kind of apocalypse, only to uncover evidence that ancient aliens who once ruled the planet are plotting to return.
Voting will end Monday, August 3 at 11 a.m. ET.