33rd Annual

Miami International Film Festival

March 04, 2016 to March 13, 2016

 
Category

 

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
June 30, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Regular Deadline
July 28, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Late Deadline
August 29, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 30, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 85.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 15, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 60 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after March 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from USA

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in FL, though preference is given to US, North American, and World premieres

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

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
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

A masterful display of film Americana (US indie titles only)

• Out of Competition category
• Must be 60 minutes or longer in TRT
• Must be at minimum a Florida Premiere at MIFF 2015
• Must not have been or be scheduled for public consumption through any form of public broadcast (including internet) or commercial theatrical engagement in the US prior to March 20,2015**
• World premiere must have occurred no earlier than March 7, 2014
• Exhibition format must be DCP


** Exceptions may be made for films with limited VOD releases outside of Florida or limited online releases associated with international Festival premieres