Albany FilmFest

6 Annual March 27, 2016 to March 27, 2016

 
Category

Youth 13-17

 

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
November 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
December 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
December 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 20.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 16, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 5 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
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> 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 merchandisce 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 these categories. You will be judged with your peers:

Narrative Short: Comedy, drama, pathos . . . Show us a story. (30 minutes or less)
Documentary Short: Truth is beauty. (30 minutes or less)
Animated short: Cartoons, claymation, stop motion, puppets, cutouts . . . make it move. (30 minutes or less)
Tiny Movies: Three minutes or less! We mean it. Last year’s winner was 49 seconds long. Cell phone videos welcome. (3 minutes or less)
My Own Private Albany: We live here, maybe you do too. Show us how you see Albany! (30 minutes or less)

KALB and the City of Albany reserves the right to use your film or any part of it for promotional purposes unless you opt-out in writing before March 1, 2014.