21st Annual

Hollywood Film Festival®

October 19, 2017 to October 28, 2017

 
Category

Narrative Short

 

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
July 23, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Regular Deadline
August 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Late Deadline
September 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 80.00
WAB Extended Deadline
October 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 110.00 105.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 5, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after August 1, 2015

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:

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.