14th Annual

Utopia Film Festival

October 12, 2018 to October 15, 2018

 
Category

Works by Young People Under Age 18

 

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
May 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 16, 2018
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Late Deadline
August 3, 2018
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
August 13, 2018
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 28, 2018

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


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
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Young Filmmaker Award

Category Rules

This category is for works by filmmakers under 18 years of age.

We accept DVD, Blu-ray, and online submissions through Withoutabox Secure Online Screener option for evaluation purposes. If you are accepted into the festival, we require two dvd's or two Blu-ray Discs.

Appropriate entries in this category created by filmmakers under 18 will be considered for the Best Young Filmmaker Award.

IMPORTANT: If you are a filmmaker under 18 years of age, you are entitled to a fee waiver. Please submit fee waiver request with proof of age (driver's license, student i.d., etc.) to utopiafest2018@gmail.com.