6th Annual

Cincinnati Film Festival

September 10, 2015 to September 20, 2015

 
Category

Narrative Short

 

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
April 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00
Regular Deadline
May 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
June 22, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 6, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 6, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after September 1, 2013

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Special Jury Award
Prize value TBD.
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Short - Narrative
Prize value TBD.
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD

Best Director
Prize value TBD.
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Editing
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Cinematography
Prize value TBD.
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Screenplay
Prize value TBD
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Animation
Prize value TBD
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Regional Film
Prize value TBD.
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Student Film
Prize value TBD.
Sponsor:CFF and Sponsor TBD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Please note that short films more than 25 minutes are difficult to program for festivals, and may not be chosen due to programming time length.