9th Annual

Grand River Film Festival

November 03, 2015 to November 08, 2015

 
Category

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Canadian Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 10, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 27, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
June 28, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
July 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 15, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 6 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from Canada

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
French
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
French
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Sponsor:GRFF
Cash Award Value: 500 Canadian Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 500 Canadian Dollar

Category Rules

Director must reside in the Region of Waterloo OR a minimum 50% of the film must have been shot in the Region of Waterloo with the short film being an original motion picture that has a running time of 15 minutes or less, including all credits.