14th Annual

Camden International Film Festival

September 13, 2018 to September 16, 2018

 
Category

Feature Documentary

 

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 9, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
April 27, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
May 25, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 29, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 15, 2018

RUNTIME
Features: From 40 minutes to 250 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

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
HDCAM    
DCP    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  DCP

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Harrell Award for Best Documentary Feature
Best Documentary Feature, awarded by a Jury; Cash and in-kind components
Sponsor:Harrell Foundation
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Emerging Cinematic Vision Award
Searching for new voices in non-fiction storytelling, awarded by a jury. Prize consists of both cash and in-kind services / donation.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

John Marshall Award for Contemporary Ethnographic Media
Award for one film that recognizes excellence in ethnographic media. The award is named after John Marshall, a pioneer in ethnographic filmmaking.
Sponsor:Sponsored by Documentary Educational Resources
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Audience Choice Award
Voted by the CIFF Audience; Cash and in-kind components
Sponsor:Dick and Ann Costello
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

This festival is open to non-fiction films from any production date and from anywhere in the world.

Feature Documentary Films are over 40 minutes in running time
Short Documentary Films are 1-40 minutes in running time