Are you an aspiring director or maybe a geek with too much time on your hands? Well Disney and Lucasfilm have relaunched the Star Wars Fan Film Awards. Originally launched in 2002, fans have had the chance to make a film based in that galaxy far, far away. Head on over to the official Star Wars website for more information on this exciting initiative!


Welcome to the Star Wars Fan Film Awards 2016, a celebration of fan creativity inspired by a galaxy far, far away! Create and submit your own Star Wars film for a chance to win a Star Wars Prize Pack consisting of Star Wars-themed merchandise, a limited edition print of Star Wars concept art autographed by the artist, and a commemorative trophy.

Log in to access a sound asset pack of official Star Wars sounds to use in your film. Award categories include Filmmaker Select, Best Animation, Best Non-Fiction, Spirit of Fandom, Best Comedy, Best Visual Effects, and Audience Choice.

Submissions are open through 11:59 p.m. PT on April 24, 2016.

Enter now and may the Force be with you!