Greenville International Film Festival

2 Annual June 05, 2013 to June 09, 2013

 
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
January 18, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
February 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
February 18, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 22, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student 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 April 1, 2013

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2011

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    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White Print
> 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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Greenville Glory Award

Best Actor/Actress
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Director
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Original Score
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Choice Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Foreign Film
Awarded to the film of any length produced in a foreign territory or country. To be considered for this award entrants must provide a brief one page summary of why their film qualifies as a foreign film and what aspects of the international community where involved in the production.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Emerging Filmmaker Award
Awarded to the filmmaker that exemplifies excellence in filmmaking. Must be currently enrolled in High School or Middle School (or equivalent) to be eligible for this award. Films are also LIMITED TO 15 MINUTES IN LENGTH. Films in this category must be submitted for competition at the Upstate Youth Film Festival. (www.upstateyouthfilmfestival.com)
Sponsor:Upstate Youth Film Festival

Category Rules

Entries submitted must be an original narrative at maximum 30 minutes in length.

Entries will be judged on criteria including but not limited to technique, production quality, creative direction, creative producing, cinematography, editing and overall visual story.

If accepted, entrant must provide EPK (Electronic Press Kit) complete with 3 still photographs, poster, and digital online trailer.

We also encourage a 2 minute Film Bio with filmmaker discussion will be requested from each accepted entry. This 'film bio' will be used in order to help your audience to get a deeper understanding and appreciation for your film.