Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

10 Annual April 20, 2016 to April 24, 2016

 
Category

Short Film

 

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 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
January 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
February 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 5 minutes to 45 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
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short Film
Best Short Film will be selected by our festival judges.

Best Actor
This award will be voted by the audience on the same ballot with the Peoples Choice Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

People's Choice Award
Voted by the people that attend the festival screenings
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

see General Rules

Entries will be balloted by our submission judges, then the top films will be entered into the festival.

Filmmakers will receive one filmmaker passes per film judged to be screened at the festival.

The pass includes:
1. Entry for one person to all festival films (if available)
2. $10 entry to workshops
3. $10 entry on Cruise.