11th Annual

COMMFFEST (Global) Community Film Festival

October 11, 2016 to October 16, 2016

 
Category

childrens films

 

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
May 12, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
In Competition 80.00 75.00
Regular Deadline
June 8, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
In competition 80.00 75.00
Late Deadline
July 7, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 55.00 50.00
In Competition 80.00 75.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 5, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 60.00
Student Fee 60.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 31, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 3 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
Projects must be a premiere in Toronto

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Mobile
REGION 0    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> 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
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
COMMFFEST MADA AWARD

Category Rules

FILMS OF ALL GENRES ARE ACCEPTED FOR SUBMISSION.
All films submitted "In Competition" pay the flat entry fee of $80.00 regardless of the films length in order to be considered for a MADA Awards.

ALL DVDS MUST BE BURNT PROFESSIONALLY TO AVOID THE DVD FROM FREEZING, ETC.
WE ACCEPT DVDS NTSC ONLY FOR MAILED SUBMISSIONS AND ALL DVDS MUST BE LABELED WITH THE WAB #

ALSO ALL FILMMAKERS SHOULD PROMOTE THEIR FILM TO FRIENDS, SPECIAL CONTACTS LISTS EMAILS OR SOCIAL MEDIA TO ENSURE A HIGHER TURN OUT.

ONLY ONLINE CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS ARE ACCEPTED! ALL OTHER METHODS OF PAYMENT MAY DELAY THE PROCESSING OF YOUR SUBMISSION!

***IMPORTANT!***
For submissions sent by UPS and FedEx, please be sure to include "Entry Code: #65" on the shipping label to ensure your package is successfully delivered. Please be sure to put "No commercial value" and indicate its value as $20.00 or under, on the submission package. Thank you.