The Scout Film Festival is an international juried competition of films submitted by young talent. In its third year, the festival is held in charming Stowe, Vermont the weekend of January 4-6, 2019. The festival includes screenings of more than 187 films, gatherings, and seminars.
As a proud Supporting Sponsor of the Scout Film Festival, Topnotch Resort will host the VIP Kick-Off Party on January 4. Festival tickets can be purchased online with the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center. Additionally, the hotel is offering the Red Carpet hotel package with VIP Weekend Passes and more for $399 per room, per night.
The Scout Film Festival (Scout) is an annual international event that celebrates emerging filmmakers – aged 24 and under – through short film. The non-profit organization does not charge its young filmmakers a fee to enter the annual competition. For the 2018 competition, they received 2,164 submissions from young story tellers in 105 different countries, almost half of them female. Scout honors the passion, talent, and accomplishments of these young storytellers by showcasing their films. The Scout Film Festival Emerging Storytellers Grant is supported by American film director Colin Trevorrow. Making short films since he was 12 years old, Trevorrow directed the indie film Safety Not Guaranteed and the blockbuster film Jurassic World, and also co-wrote the script to Jurassic World and its 2018 sequel. For more information, visit ScoutFilmFestival.org.
Topnotch Resort, nestled on 120-acres, offers 68 guest rooms and a spa with 30 treatment rooms and a yoga and pilates studio as well as work-out rooms. The resort features two restaurants, three pools and indoor and outdoor tennis courts. During the Scout Film Festival, the hotel is proud to offer the Red Carpet package is $399 plus tax and service fees, and includes:
- Two VIP Weekend Passes to the 2019 Scout Film Festival which includes access to the kick-off party, access to all the screenings, and seminars
- Breakfast Daily at Topnotch’s Flannel restaurant
- Exclusive Room Rate
- VIP in room gift
This package cannot be combined with any other discount and is valid for stays from January 2 through 8, 2019. Two -night minimum required. Blackout dates apply. For more information about Topnotch Resort, visit www.topnotchresort.com or call 1-800-451-8686 for reservations. Topnotch Resort is located at 4000 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT.