6th Annual

Chicago International Social Change Film Festival

October 13, 2017 to October 15, 2017

 
Category

Short Length Films

 

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, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
May 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 55.00
Student Fee 50.00 40.00
Late Deadline
June 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 65.00
Student Fee 60.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 75.00
Student Fee 70.00 60.00
WAB Extended 2
August 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 90.00
Student Fee 80.00 70.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 15, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 3 minutes to 30 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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is not a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

GENERAL RULES
• Entries can be shot in any format.
• We do not accept promotional, industrial or commercial works.
• Works in progress will not be accepted for consideration.
* All films must include credits, titles, fades, music, etc "No Exceptions"

Terms and Conditions
"The Chicago International Social Change Film Festival" is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes.

The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.

The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless "The Chicago International Social Change Film Festival" from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.

No films will be returned to the filmmakers/filmmaking team.