5th Annual

Short. Sweet. Film Fest

March 04, 2016 to March 06, 2016

 
Category

short nonfiction

 

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
September 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 33.00 28.00
Regular Deadline
October 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 38.00 33.00
Late Deadline
November 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 43.00 38.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 45.00
Student Fee 58.00 43.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
January 1, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 25 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


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    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place

Category Rules

• FILMS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED THROUGH THE ONLINE SCREENER AS WELL AS A BACK-UP COPY SHOULD BE SENT TO:

Short. Sweet. Film Fest
11470 Euclid Ave.
#408
Cleveland, OH 44106


Productions made after January 1st, 2004 may be submitted.

Do not submit works in progress.

Do not submit industrial or instructional works.

All films must be submitted on DVD (Region 0 or 1) for consideration by the Selection Committee. DVD’s that are not Region 0 or 1 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

All films submitted must be available in DVD format for presentation.

A majority of films in digital video formats will be transferred temporarily onto a hard drive system for presentation.

All entries must be postmarked by Friday, December 4, 2015. (Early submission discounts apply until September 1 – see fee schedule.)

A completed entry form must accompany each entry.

All entries must be sent to the Short. Sweet. Film Fest prepaid and, for your own protection, should be insured.

DVDs submitted will NOT be returned.

Films selected for the Short. Sweet. Film Fest will be announced no later than Friday, January 1st, 2016.

Prints or videos for presentation must arrive no later than Monday, February 1st, 2016.