12th Annual

Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

April 25, 2018 to April 29, 2018

 
Category

Short Film

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
February 21, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
February 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
March 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately April 3, 2018

RUNTIME
Information not provided.

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    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, 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