43rd Annual

Athens International Film + Video Festival (Ohio)

April 04, 2016 to April 10, 2016

 
Category

Experimental

 

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 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
December 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
January 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 25, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 1, 2016

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

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
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Media Files
  Other - Digital
Film Gauge
  16mm

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
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Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Jurors select an experimental work as a first-place winner.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

2nd Place
Jurors select works to receive a second place award.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Cash Award Value: 300 U.S. Dollar

3rd Place
Jurors select a work to receive a third place award.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Cash Award Value: 150 U.S. Dollar

Honorable Mention
Jurors have the option of noting works to receive an "Honorable Mention"
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

Entries that have been submitted to previous Athens International Film and Video Festivals are not eligible.

All works that evidence a high regard for artistic innovation, sensitivity to content, and personal involvement with the medium will be welcomed.

Please check DVD submissions to make sure they will play on standard playback machines. Please do not affix any paper label directly to the DVD disc. Please write the title and WAB control number directly on the DVD and/or include it in any correspondence with our staff.

You may in your cover letter provide a secure VIMEO or Youtube link as another format for preview. Other file types that are playable on mac computers are accepted on CD/DVD or Flash drives and can be mailed to our address:
Athens International Film + Video Festival
P. O. Box 388
Athens, OH 45701

* Please note- we do not accept screening materials through email and are unable to download files from sharing services. Screening materials that are mailed to us are not returned unless a self addressed and stamped envelope is included.