40th Annual

Portland International Film Festival

February 09, 2017 to February 26, 2017

 
Category

Documentary

 

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 12, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Regular Deadline
October 17, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Late Deadline
October 31, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00
WAB Extended Deadline
November 14, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 80.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 20, 2017

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 60 minutes

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
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP  
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  DCP
Film Gauge
  35mm


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Awards
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Any feature-length (over 60 minutes) mostly non-fiction film can be entered in the Documentary category.

Documentaries running between 25 and 59:59 minutes can be submitted to our Long Shorts category.

Documentaries with a running time of less than 25 min can be submitted to our Shorts category.