San Antonio CineFestival

37 Annual February 26, 2015 to March 01, 2015

 
Category

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
October 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
November 3, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 12, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English
Spanish

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
Spanish
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Premio Mesquite Award: Best Short Film
Director of winning entry receives travel and lodging to CineFestival 2013.
Sponsor:Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center

Category Rules

AWARDS

The awards jury is made up of filmmakers, film critics, and arts and humanities professionals. Though all entries are previewed, not all are selected for CineFestival.

AWARD CATEGORIES

Best Feature
(narrative, animated, 40 minutes and longer)
Best Documentary
(40 minutes and longer)
Best Short
(narrative, documentary, animated, experimental under 40 minutes)
Emerging Artist
(South Texas student filmmaker)

In addition, the awards jury determines which film will receive the 2014 Premio Mesquite Special Jury Award which best exemplifies the spirit of CineFestival

Awards Jury decisions are final.