20th Annual

Hollywood Film Festival®

October 26, 2016 to October 30, 2016

 
Category

Narrative Short

 

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
December 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Holiday Special Deadline
January 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Regular Deadline
May 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Late Deadline
June 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00
Final Deadline
August 27, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 85.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 11, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 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
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

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    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Jury Prize
Best Short Subject Prize Winner(s) will receive Distribution offers from SHORTS HD Prizes will be offered for: Narrative; Documentary; and Animation
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL Submission Requirements:

To be eligible, submit a completed FEATURE FILM. Only NON-RELEASED films may be entered. We accept both Domestic and International submissions.

SUBMISSIONS - MAIL DVD or BLUE-RAY to HFF Offices. Tapes and any other materials sent to the "Hollywood Film Festival®" WILL NOT be returned to you.

4712 Admiralty Way, 244
Marina del Rey, CA 90292

SECURE ONLINE SCREENER option is also available.

SELECTED FILMS EXHIBITION: If your film is selected to be a finalist, the HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL will showcase it at the prestigious ArcLight Cinemas and/or Chinese Theaters in Hollywood

FORMATS: If selected, the theatrical formats will be DVDs, BLU-RAY, and DCP.

Foreign language films must have subtitles.

SECURE ONLINE SCREENER option is also available.

ALL RESPONSES BY HFF TO FILMMAKERS WILL BE MADE BY EMAIL AND ONLY TO THE SELECTED FINALISTS.

NOTE-IMPORTANT: All of the above subject to change without prior notice.