9th Annual

WAMM (Women And Minorities in Media Festival)

April 14, 2016 to April 16, 2016

 
Category

Music Production

 

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
August 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
September 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
October 23, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
October 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 15.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 1, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 6 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

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.

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

WAMM MD Award
Two film/media makers from Maryland (one student, one professional) will be chosen by the judges and festival director for the WAMM MD Award. The film/media maker must reside in Maryland and attend the festival to receive the award.
Cash Award Value: 200 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 200 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Music Production entries must be 6 minutes and under. Only projects that are audio-only may be entered. Entries will be judged on the recording, mixing, and production quality.

All works need to either be created with a women and/or minority in a key creative role (audio: writer, producer, engineer, or mixer).

All works will be judged and official selections will be played at least once during the festival in April.