29th Annual

New Orleans Film Festival

October 17, 2018 to October 25, 2018

 
Category

Louisiana Feature

 

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
January 20, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
March 16, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
May 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 22, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 1, 2018

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after October 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in New Orleans

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Louisiana Feature
In 2013, the prize was a $10,000 camera package from Panavision, and in 2012, it was a $9000 camera package from Division Camera.
Sponsor:TBA
Value of Goods/Services: 10,000 U.S. Dollar

Audience Choice Award
All Louisiana features are eligible for an Audience Award, based on ballots submitted by audience members. In 2013, the prize was a $10,000 post-production package from Digital FX.
Value of Goods/Services: 10,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Prior Screenings:
- Entries may not have been publicly screened in the greater New Orleans area prior to the festival.

Exhibition Copies:
- If accepted, the final screening copy of your film must be in our office no later than September 5, 2018.

Updated Submissions:
- We are happy to review updated versions of your submission if time permits. However, there is no guarantee that our selection committee will view your updated version.

Competition:
- All competitive slots are filled by films that officially submit. No films are invited to submit for competition screenings.