9th Annual

Lone Star Film Festival

November 05, 2015 to November 08, 2015

 
Category

Student Short Competition

 

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
February 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 14, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
August 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
August 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 15.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 15, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after August 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Student Short
Sponsor:Lone Star Film Society
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

SUBMISSION RULES for Lone Star Film Festival (Fort Worth, Texas - November, 2014)

Lone Star Film Festival accepts no responsibility for loss or damage of entries during shipment to or from Lone Star Film Festival.

1. Entries must be postmarked no later than August 30, 2014.

2. The principle creative individuals of the film (director and/or producer) must have been enrolled in an educational institution at either the undergraduate or graduate level at the time of the film's production.

3. Entrants must submit 3 DVD viewing copies for consideration if they are not submitting via secure online screener.

4. Entry forms and payment will not be processed without an accompanying DVD or attached secure online screener.

5. All entries must be in English or contain English subtitles or be dubbed in English (unless special arrangements have been made with festival).

6. Please attach WAB four-digit number when submitting with DVD.

7. For publications purposes, if your film/video is selected for screening entrants must be prepared to supply at least three electronic images (publicity stills) either in jpeg or PDF format, 300 dpi. NOTE: Only electronic images will be accepted for the official festival catalog-program. We also encourage submitting as much publicity material that is available and a complete credit list. These additional materials cannot be returned. Any materials that entrants wish to be seen by the programming committee should be submitted in duplicate with this application.

7. Exceptions to the festival regulations must be authorized by one of the Festival Directors.