Clarksville Parks and Recreation seeks filmmakers and teams to compete in the Clarksville Film Festival.

“We’re excited to bring this event back again this year,” said Kara Zahn, event planning supervisor for Clarksville Parks and Recreation. “We’re taking precautions to host the event safely and showcase the filmmaking talent in Clarksville.”

Team registration is $20 and will be open through Feb. 1. Participants in the event must be at least 14 years old. All registered teams will attend a mandatory meeting Feb. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. Immediately following the meeting, the 52-hour contest will begin.

The public screening of all the films will be March 6 from 5-7 p.m. at the Roxy Regional Theatre. The screening event will be open to all ages. Tickets are $7 per person and can be purchased at Cash prizes will be awarded to the top filmmakers at the screening.

Zahn said the film festival is for anyone who has an interest in filmmaking.

“There’s no experience required. If you’re interested in making films, we’d love for you to join us.”

To register or buy a ticket for the screening, visit

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