The 2016 Burien Film Festival has already received 13 filmmaker entrants for this year’s event, which will take place during the Burien UFO Festival on Friday, April 1. Organizers will be on hand with more information TONIGHT â€“ Tuesday, March 1 â€“ at the Burien Film Office Happy Hour, which runs from 5:30â€“7 p.m. at the Tin Theater in Olde Burien. Movie creators wishing to enter the contest must include â€“ in any way they see fit â€“ the following in their films:
- One Burien Neighborhood – to be assigned when entering the contest
- A story or message about, or a feature of, your assigned neighborhoodÂ
- A love interest
- Highlight at least one small business preferably in the neighborhood you are assigned. If your neighborhood is residential, then pick a nearby Burien business.
- The artist-created symbol for the neighborhood assigned.
NOTE: The map crests were designed by local Artist Sam Sneke.Neighborhoods already assigned include:
- Three Tree Point
- Boulevard Park
- Lake Burien
- First Place -Â $1500
- Second Place -Â $1000
- Third Place -Â $750