2nd Annual

Greenville International Film Festival

June 05, 2013 to June 09, 2013

 
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
January 18, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
February 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
February 18, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 55.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 22, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Student Fee 65.00 60.00

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
Features: From 30 minutes to 120 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    

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
Awarded to the best film in the festival.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Director
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Actor/Actress
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.

Best in Category
Awarded to the film that proves excellence in their category of entry.

Category Rules

Entries submitted must be an original non-fiction production.

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.