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01-Apr-2015 2:19pm PDT  

 

Savannah Film Festival

18 Annual: October 24, 2015 to October 31, 2015

  Student 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
 
March 15, 2015
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *


June 15, 2015
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 30.00 20.00


July 1, 2015
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 40.00 30.00


July 15, 2015
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 50.00 40.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 07-Sep-2015


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 22 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-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 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


PRESSKIT 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.