A fan film is a film or video inspired by a film, television program, comic book or a similar source, created by fans rather than by the source’s copyright holders or creators. Fan filmmakers have traditionally been amateurs, but some of the more notable films have actually been produced by professional filmmakers as film school class projects or as demo reels. Fan films vary tremendously in quality, as well as in length, from short faketeaser trailers for non-existent motion pictures to full-length motion pictures.
Fan films are the ultimate way for devotees to pay tribute to the characters they love. They give fans the chance to show how the beloved heroes (and antiheroes) should be portrayed — without the creativity-sapping “benefit” of focus groups, hack screenwriters and overpaid producers. With a war raging between the fans who make these productions and the rights-holders who argue they’re being damaged,
Curated by Fan Film Guru Christopher Moshier, Indy Pop Con is thrilled to offer attendees of Indy Pop Con June 17th-19th a chance to view the greatest fan films ever made on the big screen, where they belong.
To enter please go here, NO FEE…JUST A LOT OF FUN.
About Indy Pop Con
Indy PopCon is a pop culture and comic convention coming to the Indiana Convention Center from June 17 – 19, 2016. The convention celebrated the spirit of the independent artist and creator and looks to serve the Midwest as a pop culture incubator, inviting hundreds of artists to collaborate, network and promote their craft to fans. Celebrity guests, renowned comic artists, and media personality from around the world will be coming to Indianapolis to sign autographs, interact with fans, and take in the city. To learn more please go to https://indypopcon.com.