The Oxford Film Festival is excited to announce that Panavision will be providing a $20,000 camera package rental to the winner of the Best Narrative Feature in the 2016 edition of the popular regional film festival.

“What I love most about Panavision’s support of the fest through this prize offering is that it gets right to the heart of what we want to see happen here at the Oxford Film Festival” said Melanie Addington, executive director of the festival. 

“Panavision is helping us maintain the commitment to our filmmakers that we are going to do our best to help them keep on creating. It is truly gratifying” 

“Panavision loves to support emerging film-makers” said James Finn of Panavision. “(We are) happy to partner with the Oxford Film Festival for this."

The Oxford Film Festival is accepting submissions until November 15. The festival will be held February 17-21, 2016. More information is available at

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