01st Annual

12x12x12 Film Contest

December 12, 2012 to December 12, 2012


Category

Short Film

 

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
January Deadline
January 5, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
February Deadline
February 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
March Deadline
March 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
April Deadline
April 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
May Deadline
May 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
June Deadline
June 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
July Deadline
July 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
August Deadline
August 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
September Deadline
September 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
October Deadline
October 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
November Deadline
November 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12
December Deadline
December 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.12 25.12
Student Fee 25.12 20.12

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
December 11, 2012

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 12 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
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
SDV    
DCP    
AVCHD    
MiniDV    
DigiBeta    
DVCAM    
HDCAM    
VCD    
DVCPro    
DVCPro50    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

Key Dates and Submission Deadlines:

• On December 12, 2011 – Contest Opens and Submissions for January accepted at 12:12PM

• For Each Month’s Competition EXCEPT December, 2012:

o On the 12th – 1st of each month (at 12:12AM) Submissions for the following month are accepted
o On the 1st – 12th of each month (at 12:12AM) each Submission is voted on by viewers
o On the 13th of each month at 12:00AM, the winning Submission is announced

• For December, 2012:
o On December 11, 2012 (at 12:00AM) – Voting for December’s Submissions is Closed
o On December 12, 2012 (at 12:00PM) – Winner for December ‘s Contest is Announced
o On December 12, 2012 –Finalists from each month will be screened and judged and the Grand Prize Winner will be announced at THE BIG SHA-BANG WRAP PARTY on December 12, 2012!
• If a Submission is received after 12:12am, it will go into judging for the next calendar month.

Eligibility:
• Entrants must fully comply with these Entry Rules, including deadline(s) and Additional Terms, and premiere requirements.
• Each Submission will be reviewed before posting to the 12x12x12 Film Contest Website.
• Submitted works must not, prior to or (unless approved in advance in writing by TBT) during the 12x12x12Film Contest, be:
o Publicly broadcast (via TV, internet or otherwise);
o Commercially exhibited in the U.S.;
o Publicly exhibited anywhere.
• TBT reserves the right to determine the eligibility of any Submission and to withhold any awards if Submissions do not follow all Rules including without limitation our Additional Terms.

Submission Requirements:
• You may submit as many different films as you like, as many times as you like, every month.
• Genres accepted are narrative, documentary, experimental, horror, animation, or music video. Just tell a story.
• Non-English language works must have English subtitles.
• Each film must be 12 minutes or less.
• ABSOLUTELY NO PORN - If you try to submit porn, we will find your grandmother/grandfather/closest-relative-that-will-be-horrified and show it to them over and over and over again. Please keep it clean.
• Incomplete films will NOT be considered.
• You may not submit the same film twice.

How to Enter:
• Submissions accepted online at WithoutABox.com
Submission Fees (for each Submission):
• Withoutabox.com Submission: $25.12
• Withoutabox.com Student Submission: $20.12
(Evidence of Student Status required)
• Submission fee is non-refundable and must be in US Dollars.