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Category X: Spy/Detective Short Films

FFXis a high school level student film festival in Reno, Nevada.

The "X" in FFX is an annually changing theme and this year's category X is Short Film Game Adaptations. The theme only applies to the Category X category. FFX also features contest categories of Short Film (any genre), Experimental Film, Music Video, Documentary Short, News Package, Animation/Animatic Short Films, and PSAs.

2023 marks the festival's Eleventh year, following up on successful Zombie, Superhero, Sci-Fi, Silent Film, Classic Western, Film Noir, Literary Adaptation, Title Sequence, and Game Adaptation themed Festivals in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022.

FFX is open to all Northern Nevada High School students and has been designed to provide a public screening for student work in an atmosphere of independent competition modeled after established Film Festivals all over the world.

Awards include official FFX  Finalist Certificates, trophies/plaques, memorabilia, Trophies for Best Fiction, Best Non-Fiction, and Best in Show, and may include cash* awards in certain categories.

The Festival  FFX 2020 will feature a public screening of all Finalists (top three in each category) followed by Awards presentations tentatively in May, 2023,  at The Academy of Arts, Careers, and Technology in Reno.

*Monetary awards may be in the form of gift cards

Director: Bob Zorn - Video Production/Photography - Academy of Arts, Careers and Technolgy, Reno.