8th Annual

Albany FilmFest

March 18, 2018 to April 25, 2018

 
Category

Youth, 6-12

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
September 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Regular Deadline
October 30, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
November 17, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 8, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not 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
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Cash award or merchandise equivalent (discretion of Albany FilmFest)
Cash Award Value: 100 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 100 U.S. Dollar

Best of Fest Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Choice Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

A film in any of the categories (Narrative, Documentary, Animated, My Own Private Albany). You will be judged with your peers. Filmmaker must be between the ages of 6-12 when the film was made. Films must be no longer than 30 minutes for narrative, documentary, and animated shorts; no longer than 3 minutes for Tiny Movies.

Entry Fee Waiver: The submission fee is waived for films that have 50% or more of the film footage shot in Albany, California. Filmmakers whose films have been accepted and shown at previous Albany FilmFest screenings are eligible for a 50% submission fee reduction for new films submitted.