34th Annual

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

January 30, 2019 to February 09, 2019

 
Category

Short: Fiction

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
August 3, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
September 14, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Late Deadline
November 2, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Drop Deadline
December 14, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 18, 2019

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after November 1, 2017

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Bruce Corwin Award for Best Live Action Short Film
For best short live-action film, juried by industry professionals.

Category Rules

Film must have been completed within the last year and be defined as a short fiction film ( 40 minutes or less)

All rights must be cleared.

Previous screening information must be filled in, in order to be considered.

No resubmissions of films except for new versions.

Not all invited films will be selected for competition.

Be sure to include your Withoutabox tracking I.D. number on it.