The Other Venice Film Festival

12 Annual October 09, 2015 to October 11, 2015

 
Category

 

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
March 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Political Features 40.00 35.00
Political Shorts (Under 30 min.) 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
June 28, 2014
Regular Discounted
Political Features 45.00 40.00
Political Shorts (Under 30 min.) 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
August 2, 2014
Regular Discounted
Political Features 50.00 45.00
Political Shorts (Under 30 min.) 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 16, 2014
Regular Discounted
Political Features 65.00 50.00
Political Shorts (Under 30 min.) 55.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 15, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes
Features: From 45 minutes to 120 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 & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
SDV    
HDCAM    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
VHS    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, 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.

1st Place
ABBOT AWARD
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

The political film section includes short and features, primarily documentaries. We would screen a political work of fiction, but mostly we screen docs. We do not have a political agenda and are open to many varied subject matter.