6th Annual

Oceanside International Film Festival

August 07, 2016 to August 14, 2016

 
Category

Narrative Shorts under 40 minutes

 

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
December 14, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
March 14, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
June 13, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
July 4, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after July 1, 2009

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

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EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

multiple awards
Best-In-The-Category awards will be given in each category (including this one), also Best Picture (of overall festival) will receive a trophy. Audience Choice Award will be given separately for the overall festival plus Best-In-The-Category Audience Choice Awards. About 20 awards total were given out the previous year, see http://osidefilm.org/official-selections-2015 for complete list of winners.
Sponsor:Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Explicit visual materials will not be accepted. (Some explicit language may be allowed.)