4th Annual

Kingston International Film Festival 2015

August 14, 2015 to August 16, 2015

 
Category

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
March 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
June 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
June 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 80.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 20, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 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
Information not provided.


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

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

Category Rules

-- Competition is open to U.S. and International entries.

-- Entries must not have been publicly shown before January 1, 2015.

-- Entries must be submitted for pre-screening on DVD or BluRay. (Region 1 or 0 Standard). We ask that you use recyclable packaging.

-- If you are burning a consumer disc, write your Project Title, Film ID# and Contact # on the disc with a Sharpie pen. PLEASE test your consumer-burned DVD on several makes and models of players BEFORE sending it to our offices.

-- Works in progress are accepted but are not encouraged. We can not promise that we will be able to watch re-edited submissions. Please only submit works in progress if submitting close to final deadline.

-- You may submit multiple entries but must fill out a separate entry form for each.

ALL OF THE FOLLOWING MUST ACCOMPANY YOUR ENTRY:

-- Entry fee (Paid via Withoutabox)

-- 3-Line Synopsis (may be used for Festival Program and website)

-- FEATURE-LENGTH FILMS: 250 Word Synopsis (may be used for Festival Program and website)

-- COLLEGE STUDENTS: Include proof of student status at the time of production. (Copy of student ID or transcript.)

-- Selected entries must submit at least one digital hi-res still photo from the film.

-- Selected films who submitted a rough cut MUST submit a copy of the final edit of their film on DVD upon acceptance.