WAMM (Women And Minorities in Media Festival)

8 Annual April 09, 2015 to April 11, 2015

 
Category

Audio Documentary

 

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
September 30, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
October 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
November 23, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
WAB Extended Deadline
November 30, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 50.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 1, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 10 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

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
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  Other - Digital

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest Award
There are 2 best of fest awards ($500 each), one for professional media makers and one for student media makers. These awards will be presented at the festival, with the actual check mailed within 30 days of the festival. The award recipients are encouraged but are not required to attend the festival. For both the student and professional awards, the award checks will be made out to the primary director of the respective films/media.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 400 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Choice Award
The audience will vote on the WAMMFest Audience Choice Award on the final day of the festival. The award will be presented at the festival, with the check to be mailed within 30 days of the festival. The award recipient is encouraged but not required to attend the festival. The check for the award will be made out to the director.
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 100 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Honorariums for attending media makers
There are multiple honorariums and free festival passes for media makers to attend the festival. After the selections are made, a form will be emailed out to media makers to determine who will be attending the festival. Additionally, there are a limited number of free hotel rooms for media makers to stay near the festival.
Cash Award Value: 3,000 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 2,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Audio narratives must be 10 minutes and under. Only projects that are audio-only may be entered.

All works need to either be created with a woman and/or minority in a key creative role (audio: writer, producer, engineer, or mixer) or the subject matter needs to be of interest to women and/or minorities.

All entries must be submitted digitally through Withoutabox or otherwise online.