5th Annual

Laughlin International Film Festival

October 13, 2016 to October 16, 2016

 
Category

International Short FIlms

 

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
January 2, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
May 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
June 4, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 16, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 20, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after October 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from International -- outside USA

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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

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
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
LIFF Award 2016
Sponsor:Post Haste Digital / Post Haste Sound
Value of Goods/Services: 75 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Films submitted to the International Short Film category can be narrative or documentary and must have a total run time under 45 minutes with no distribution anywhere in the world. International submissions in foreign languages must include English subtitles in submission screeners and selected film exhibition formats. International Short films must have been primarily financed and produced outside the U.S.A. Any films primarily financed and produced in the U.S.A. should be submitted in the U.S. Short Film category. Student Short films (university level), Youth Films (high school and younger), Music Videos, Animation and experimental films should be submitted in their respective categories, regardless if they are International in origin.