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18-Apr-2014 4:42pm PDT  

 

The Other Venice Film Festival

11 Annual: October 10, 2014 to October 12, 2014

  Short Film Competition

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
March 1, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00


June 28, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00


August 2, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00


August 16, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 40.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 15-Sep-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 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
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
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REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best of Fest Award
Abbot Award Trophy is given to the winner.
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Audience Choice Award
Abbot Award Trophy is given to the winner.
Sponsor:No Sponsor


CATEGORY RULES
All short films, including docs and animation, compete for two of our esteemed Abbot Awards, named after Venice founder, Abbot Kinney. The two awards are for Most Excellent Short, which our staff at the OVFF choose and Audience choice award, which is based on ballots filled out after the screening. We have an awards ceremony and party at the end of the festival with food and live music free to the Public! Film Maker Must be present to excepted Abbot Award,as in competition if not present the Award goes to the next telly of votes!