MISSION & OBJECTIVE Bare Bones International Film Festival is dedicated to screening feature motion picture projects with budgets
less than 1 million dollars. We also champion 'Bare Bones Budgeted ' Documentaries, Music Videos, TV
Pilots, Scripts, Animation, Student Films.
Our philosophy is to promote and support the efforts of the small
budget filmmakers, screenwriters and producers. We treat everyone the way we would like to be treated and provide lots
A spring break and networking opportunity for Actors, Writers, Filmmakers and Producers. Small town
experience will give you a break from the hustle and bustle of a big city. In Muskogee everyone will greet you with a smile
and give you friendly "howdy".
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL Our festival was created by filmmakers,
screenwriters and actors and was created for filmmakers, screenwriters and actors who are involved in independent motion picture
projects anywhere in the world.
Named one of the "25 Festivals worth the entry fee" by Moviemaker Magazine and named
one of the "20 best festivals for new and emerging filmmakers." Bare Bones has long been touted as the "Friendliest Film Festival"
by the many filmmakers who return year after year.
The festival will feature narrative and documentary features, short
and student films, music videos, animation and live screenplay readings in it's competitive program.
Live music and
entertainment, classic car shows, receptions, afterparties, tours of surrounding areas make this festival a relaxed atmosphere
where you are treated like royalty, make lasting friends and receive the recognition you deserve whether you are the top winner
Now associated with UBFilm.com, an indie distribution company and the SoCal Film Market. We strive to help you find a home for your film. Our panels are designed to give you the filmmaker a chance to be in the
spotlight as you share and enhance your filmmaking and film marketing knowledge.
Bare Bones is also known for it's focus on youth in front and behind the camera, introducing visiting film festival
participants to the next generation of filmmakers via movie-biz career days, kids view talk show and youth talent spotlight
during the Bonehead Awards Gala.