5th Annual

Napa Valley Film Festival

November 11, 2015 to November 15, 2015

 
Category

The Lounge

 

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 6, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
April 17, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
Late Deadline
May 22, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Student Fee 55.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 19, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 80.00
Student Fee 75.00 70.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 4, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 20 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from U S A

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
Favorite U.S. Narrative Short Film as determined by audience voting.

Category Rules

Films entered in this category must be under 26 minutes in length and originate from outside the U.S. Narrative and Documentary films are accepted in this category.

NVFF's World Cinema films are non-competitive selections.

Regarding exhibition formats:
The NVFF operates 12-14 individual screening venues. Acceptable exhibition formats vary by venue and may include (but are not necessarily limited to) HDCam, DCP, and Blu Ray disc. The festival requests DVD and/or Blu Ray disc back up copies to accompany all exhibition formats. By entering your film you agree to work with NVFF to provide compatible exhibition format(s) and back ups.