Tribeca Film Festival

13 Annual April 16, 2014 to April 27, 2014

 
Category

Feature Narrative

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

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Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
WITHOUTABOX Deadline
December 26, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 10, 2014

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after December 1, 2011

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in World

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
HDCAM    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Founders Award for Best Narrative Feature
Juried award for best narrative feature. (Only eligible to films screening as part of World Narrative Competition)
Cash Award Value: 25,000 U.S. Dollar

Best New Narrative Filmmaker
Juried award for best new narrative filmmaker. (Only eligible to first-time directors whose films are at least a North American “Premiere”)
Cash Award Value: 25,000 U.S. Dollar

Best Actor in A Narrative Feature
Juried award for best actor. (Only eligible to films screening as part of World Narrative Competition.)
Cash Award Value: 2,500 U.S. Dollar

Best Actress in a Narrative Feature
Juried award for best actress. (Only eligible to films screening as part of World Narrative Competition.)
Cash Award Value: 2,500 U.S. Dollar

Best Cinematography
Juried award for best cinematography. (Only eligible to films screening as part of World Narrative Competition.)
Cash Award Value: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

Best Screenplay
Juried award for best screenplay. (Only eligible to films screening as part of World Narrative Competition.)
Cash Award Value: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

Audience Award
Determined by audience votes throughout the Festival. (All new Features (except those only shown in the “Gala” section or as a “Special Screening” or “Special Event”) are eligible for the “Audience Award,” regardless of section.)
Cash Award Value: 25,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Tribeca Film Festival is accepting the following feature-length film submission for the Withoutabox extended deadline only:
-US and International
-Documentary and Narrative

This deadline is available to films which have not been screened publicly or otherwise distributed anywhere at the time of submission. To be eligible for this deadline, Feature-length films must be a world premiere at the time of submission. Otherwise please submit your film at www.tribecafilm.com/festival/submissions for the early deadline of October 18, 2013 or the official deadline of November 29, 2013.

Feature length films must at least be 40 minutes in length.

Note: Submissions may be in work-in-progress form; however, works that are not final cuts must be clearly marked “Work in Progress (WIP)” or “Rough Cut” with an indication of what will change or what is missing (e.g., temp sound, Avid output, missing animation, etc.). Also, due to the volume of submissions, only ONE replacement copy (i.e. final cut) will be accepted and replacement copies will not be accepted after DECEMBER 27, 2013 (unless solicited by the Festival).

The deadline to submit U.S. and International feature films for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival via Withoutabox is DECEMBER 27, 2013. Your submission materials must arrive in our office no later than DECEMBER 27, 2013.