Adrenaline Film Project

Dates: Wednesday, October 18th at 5pm – Saturday, October 21st at 5pm (72 hours!)*
Ages: High School
Tuition: $200 (includes $50 materials)
*Mandatory Meetings:
TBA in October
Actors Meet & Greet: Tuesday, October 17th – 7-10pm (time to be confirmed)

Made in Adrenaline 2016
One of Light House’s most advanced workshops. There is a competitive selection process for this project. Experienced filmmakers are encouraged to apply! The Virginia Film Festival’s Adrenaline Film Project is a 72 hour filmmaking competition where teams must write, cast, shoot, edit and complete a film. High School filmmakers can apply through Light House Studio and have the opportunity to compete against filmmakers all over the state. The process will culminate in a screening of the finished films and an award ceremony in front of a live audience on Saturday, October 21st, 2017. There are limited spots available, so apply now!

Submission of an application does not guarantee acceptance
If accepted, you must have approval to miss two days of school
Applications must be submitted by September 29th
Applicants will be notified by October 6th

How to Enter:

Please read through the options below and fill out an entry form to apply.


If selected Light House Studio will pair you with a High School team and an experienced filmmaker adult mentor as well as offer you access to video equipment and transportation. Click here to apply.

Once accepted into the program, you will be required to pay a participation fee. Instructions on how to submit your entry fee will be included in your acceptance information.
Participation Fee:
$200 per student. (Includes application fee)

Tuition includes:

  • Experienced filmmaker adult mentor
  • Transportation
  • Access to video equipment
  • Snacks and some additional food

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  • There is a .03% service fee for online payments.
    Financial Aid is available – click here to fill out an application.

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