18th Annual

Savannah Film Festival

October 24, 2015 to October 31, 2015

 
Category

Student Shorts

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

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
Earlybird Deadline
March 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 30.00 20.00
Late Deadline
July 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 40.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 50.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 7, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 22 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
HDCAM  
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Best Student Short or Best Student Animation.
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Special Jury Award
HBO Films Best Student Film
Sponsor:HBO Films
Cash Award Value: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

For films accepted for competition
The Savannah Film Festival provides coach class round trip airfare* for the filmmaker from anywhere in the continental United States, as well as a festival pass, 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

Narrative Student or Animated Student Films submitted to the STUDENT COMPETITION category must not exceed 22 minutes. Running time is calculated by timing the head frame to the last frame of the ending credits.

STUDENT Shorts are any short created for a degree program. Please list academic program in submission listing.