Turquoise Bay International Underwater Film Festival in Roatan

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April 9-16, 2016
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Weeklong Event

Shoot, edit, learn through seminars and meet the pros in a fun-filled week.

On-site competition

Submit videos entirely shot and edited during the week. Prizes to be awarded.

Int. Film Festival

Compete with top names of the industry from around the world.

Gala Night

Attend the Gala at Beach Club San Simon, Roatan.
April 15th, 2016 at 8:00 PM

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About This Event

Roatan’s Turquoise Bay Dive and Beach Resort is proud to host the first edition of the International Underwater Film Festival. While a new and young film festival, the inaugural edition already promises top names in the underwater filmmaking industry. The event features a weeklong event with seminars and an on-site competition, an International Film competition and a Gala Night hosted by Jonathan Bird to be held at the Beach Club San Simon winners will be announced. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn and hone your skills while diving Roatan's premiere dive sites for a fun-filled week of camaraderie with industry pros and fellow underwater enthusiasts.

Meet your hosts

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Jonathan Bird

Underwater Cinematographer / TV Host

Video Pro and Guest Host of the Turquoise Bay International Underwater Film Festival

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N2Pix

Film Festival Founder

Michel Labrecque and Julie Ouimet co-own N2Pix which specializes in underwater imagery and dive expeditions.

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Jesus Alberto Reyes

COO / Turquoise Bay Resort

He is the COO and Commercial Director of Turquoise Bay Resort

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Schedule

Weeklong

Dive, Shoot, Edit, Learn

  • Sunday to Friday

    Diving

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  • Sunday, Monday and Tuesday

    Pro Seminars

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  • Friday

    Gala Night Event

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  • Saturday

    Departure

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Important dates

Deadlines

  • March 15, 2016

    Deadline Int. Film Festival

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  • April 1, 2016

    TBIUFF Finalists Notification

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  • April 14, 2016

    Deadline On-site Comp.

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  • April 15, 2016

    Winners Announcement

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Gala Night

Competition Highlights

  • 8:00 PM

    Opening and Cocktail

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  • 8:30 PM

    Guest Films

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  • 9:00 PM

    Winning Films

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  • 10:00 PM

    Gala Closing Words

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OUR SPONSORS

Many thanks to our sponsors. Without them this film festival would not be possible.