19th Annual

Hollywood Film Festival®

September 23, 2015 to September 27, 2015

 
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
January 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
February 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
March 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
WAB Extended Deadline
April 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Extended Late
May 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00
Final Deadline
July 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 85.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 1, 2015

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
Projects may 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    
HDCAM    

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

Audience Choice
Distribution offer from Shorts HD
Sponsor:Shorts HD

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.