5th Annual

OREGON INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL - PORTLAND / EUGENE / OREGON USA

September 19, 2016 to September 28, 2016

 
Category

Feature Film - Documentary Film (Social Issues Competition)

 

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 6, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
CALL TO ENTRY SPECIAL - February Discount
February 28, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 38.00 33.00
Regular Deadline
March 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
CALL TO ENTRY SPECIAL - April Discount
April 10, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Late Deadline
April 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 48.00 42.00
CALL TO ENTRY SPECIAL - May Discount
May 22, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 49.00 44.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 26, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 48.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 6, 2016

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 59 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

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    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

BEST DOCUMENTARY - Social Issues
This prize is shared with other categories.

BEST DOCUMENTARY - Biographical Subject
This prize is shared with other categories.

BEST SHORT DOCUMENTARY
This prize is shared with other categories.

BEST EDITING
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Film must be over 59 minutes in length.

Film must be a documentary.

FIlm must not have significant North American distribution (self-distribution excluded).

Film Submission must be sent on DVD NTSC REGION 0 or 1 or WAB ONLINE SCREENER.

DVD must be marked with Film Title, Directors Name, Tracking Number, Year of Completion, and Running Time.

Film dialogue must be filmed in, subtitled, or dubbed in English.

Film must be postmarked by the submission deadline.

Film Fees must be paid no later than one week after submitting application.

Please include list of all relevant awards and screenings.