T.D. Francis X-Hour Film Contest & Festival @ DEFCON 25

The Festival

  • Showcasing selected films with hacker or cyber-security themes, elements, and subjects July 27-30, 2017, at DEF CON 25 in Las Vegas, Nevada. 
  • Narrative and documentary films, 5 minutes and longer, any genre.
  • Films submitted by filmmakers anywhere

The Contest

  • A filmmaking contest where teams make a short film while attending DEF CON 25, July 27-30, 2017,  in Las Vegas, Nevada. 
  • 48 hour film contest type of format

Now accepting submissions for 2017 TDF X-Hour Film Festival 




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Team registration for the TDF X-Hour Film Contest @ DEFCON 25 opens April 15, 2017.

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July 27-30, 2017 @ Def con 25