Winter Film Awards

5 Annual February 24, 2016 to February 27, 2016

 
Category

Short Film Competition

 

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
September 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
November 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
December 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 90.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 7, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 59 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

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
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short Film
The Grand Jury Prize for Best Picture is the festival trophy given to the winning film and a variety of software, equipment and other cool prizes. Our 2015 prizes included a free original score for your next film and software from Jungle Software, Cyberlink, Sony Creative Software
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

This category is in competition and includes films originating from all over the world and the United States of America. The film should be in the English-language OR with English subtitles and can in the narrative or documentary form. Running time should be between 2 and 59 minutes.

Short Films are eligible for Awards for: Best Short Film, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Actor, Perspectives, Best Student Film and Best Original Score

PLEASE INDICATE IN SYNOPSIS if your film includes at least 10 minutes of original music that is integral to the film. Original music is eligible for an award for BEST ORIGINAL SCORE.