21st Annual

SCAD Savannah Film Festival

October 27, 2018 to November 03, 2018

 
Category

Documentary

 

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
March 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
June 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 40.00
Late Deadline
June 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 2, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 14, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 24 minutes
Features: From 60 minutes to 125 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after June 1, 2017

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not 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    
Media Files
  DCP

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Best Documentary
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Best Editing Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

For films accepted for competition
The Savannah Film Festival provides 2 coach class round trip airline tickets* for two filmmakers associated with the film from anywhere in the continental United States, as well as festival passes, hotel accommodations* and meals for the duration of their stay during the festival. (*Some restrictions apply.)
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Feature Documentaries must be no LESS than 60 minutes in length. Documentary Shorts should be no MORE than 30 minutes in length. Running time is calculated by timing the head frame to the last frame of the ending credits.