15th Annual

The Other Venice Film Festival

October 05, 2018 to October 07, 2018

 
Category

Music Video Competition

 

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
March 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
June 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
August 2, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 16, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 15, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 7 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
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  DCP

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.

Audience Choice Award
An Abbot Award for Audience Choice Award is given to one Music Video Filmmaker during the Abbot Awards ceremony on closing night.
Sponsor:No Sponsor

1st Place
World Renown Abbot Award
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

All music video types are accepted. These can be music videos that were shot in the past or video with unknown bands. We also accept short films or experimental films that are set completely to music and play to an audience as if it "were a music video." Local Venice Filmmakers and Bands, as well as other bands and filmmakers from around the US and World are encouraged to submit. Abbot Awards, named after Venice founder, Abbot Kinney. The Most Excellent Music Video, Audience choice awards, 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!