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16-Apr-2014 12:09pm PDT  

 

Edinburgh International Film Festival

68 Annual: June 18, 2014 to June 29, 2014

  Feature Documentary

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
December 17, 2013
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00


February 4, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 80.00


February 27, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 85.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 31-May-2014


RUNTIME
Features: minimum 30 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jun-2013


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in United Kingdom


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 2  

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
DigiBeta  
HDCAM
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm
  70mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
Do not submit a press kit.


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


The Award for Best Documentary Feature Film
Feature-length documentaries from around the world are eligible for this award, which is being re-introduced at EIFF 2014 after a three-year hiatus.
Cash Award Value: 10,000 United Kingdom Pound


CATEGORY RULES
The Edinburgh International Film Festival seeks to represent the most innovative and adventurous developments in world cinema, to bring worthy filmmakers to local and worldwide attention, and to provide a forum for appreciative and informed discussion of their work.

EIFF is especially interested in films by emerging filmmakers whose work manifests stylistic boldness, strength of form, and the ambition to use the medium in a way that resists cliché.

- ALL submitted documentary films must be UK PREMIERES. Films that have previously been publicly screened or broadcast in Britain will not be accepted. This includes online screenings.

- Promotional films are NOT eligible (e.g. tourism, charitable appeals, etc.).

- All submitted films should be no more than 12 months old by June 2014.

- EIFF regards a Feature film as over 30 minutes.

- EIFF only accepts submissions on DVD SCREENERS.

- EIFF will not consider previously submitted work unless it has been considerably re-edited/re-shot. If you are unsure, it probably means it hasn't been changed enough. Please include a cover letter with details of the changes made. If we already viewed your film as a rough cut last year, we usually will not consider it for the following year.