6th Annual

Wimbledon International Short Film Festival

October 03, 2015 to October 03, 2015

 
Category

Best Film

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in United Kingdom Pound
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 17.00 12.00
Student Fee 12.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 15.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 1, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 15 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after October 1, 2013

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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
cash prize of £500
Sponsor:Wimbledon Film Club
Cash Award Value: 500 United Kingdom Pound

Category Rules

Entrants must be 16 years old or over.

Films must be the original work of the entrants and must have been produced after 31 October 2013.

The Wimbledon International Short Film Festival (WISFF) does not accept films promoting a product or company.

Entries must be no more than 15 minutes in duration including title sequences and credits.

Films must have been copyright cleared for any element (eg music) which is not original.

Written permission must have been obtained from all the people actively appearing in the film. (This is usually done by way of a release form)

Entries should be submitted electronically.

Any subtitles must be embedded in the film.

Entries must be received by 30 June 2015.

Submission of films is limited to one film per person/group.

Your status on Withoutabox will acknowledge the receipt of your submission.

Filmmakers whose work has been shortlisted will receive notification by email.

Shortlisted films will also be posted on the WISFF website in September 2015.

We regret we cannot provide feedback for the selections made.

We cannot return any film that is submitted.

We cannot take responsibility for the loss, damage or delay in receiving films entered.

WISFF reserves the right to refuse entry for any reason at its absolute discretion.

The decision of the judges is final. Neither correspondence nor discussion concerning any decision will be entered into.

The entry is made at the entrant’s own expense and WISFF shall not be liable for reimbursing any expenses incurred in making an entry.

The WISFF and associated parties accept no responsibility for any misuse of intellectual property rights.

The WISFF has the right to use the film or images from the film for promotional or festival screenings or on the Wimbledon Film Club or WISFF websites or for press or media purposes.

The WISFF has the right to use the film for its archive film library for viewing by other film festivals and organisations.