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16-Apr-2014 9:20am PDT  

 

AFI FEST

28 Annual: November 06, 2014 to November 13, 2014

  Shorts

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
June 27, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00


August 8, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 10-Oct-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Oct-2013


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
VHS  

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
HDCAM    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
Do not submit a press kit.


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Grand Jury Prize - Live Action Short


Grand Jury Prize - Animated Short


CATEGORY RULES
AFI FEST 2014 presented by Audi
SHORT FILM SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

* Films that are 30 minutes or longer in length are considered Feature films. Anything under 30 minutes is considered a short film.

*We only Accept DVD format for preview screening.

* DVDs must be labeled clearly with the title, running time and contact information (including name, address and phone number).

* More than one entry may be submitted. Each entry must be accompanied by an official entry form and entry fee.

* If your film is selected, then you will be asked to provide stills from the film; press materials; headshot and filmography of director; b&w and/or color and video trailer (if available). Please do not send in press materials until asked to do so by the festival.

* The entry fee is non-refundable.

* AFI Conservatory students can write to programming@afi.com to receive an entry fee waiver, we are unable to offer any other entry fee waivers at this time.

* DVDs and other submitted materials will not be returned. Please do not send film prints, master tapes or other originals.

* If you want confirmation that your entry has been received by AFI FEST, please include a self-addressed stamped postcard.

* All film entries selected for the Festival grant AFI FEST the rights to use footage, stills and/or titles and information from the film for promotional purposes.

* All films submitted must be free from any legal disputes and the filmmaker must have cleared all rights for music and exhibition.

* The filmmaker agrees to deliver the print to the festival no later than October 24, 2014.

* All filmmakers will be notified of acceptance by October 10, 2014.