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16-Apr-2014 9:12am PDT  

 

Sun & Sand Festival

3 Annual: October 16, 2014 to October 26, 2014

  Feature Length

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
May 1, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 10.00 *


July 1, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 10.00 *


July 31, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 10.00 *


August 15, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 45.00
Student Fee 20.00 5.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 03-Oct-2014


RUNTIME
Features: From 80 minutes to 180 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



4 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
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    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT 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 - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best Feature
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar


CATEGORY RULES
Important Things To Do and To Remember
1. You must label your DVD/Blue Ray/MOV with the WAB Submission Number, Film's title, Director's name, the Date of the cut, Total Run Time (TRT), Genre, Country of Origin and Acquisition Format.
2. Please include everything that is requested on the online submission form including ; a 35-word logline, 100 word synopsis, director's bio, cast and crew lists, and list of previous and planned screenings.
3. The person listed as your primary contact should be just that! The person Sun & Sand can reach out to at any time during the selection process and if entry is selected, the person Sun & San can contact before, during and after the festival. The contact person listed is the ONLY person Sun & Sand will communicate with period!
4. Each work submitted must be accompanied by a separate entry form and entry fee. Make sure you label your DVD/Blue Ray/MOV as instructed in #1 above.
5. We are NOT returning any DVDs/Blue Rays/MOVs or materials sent to Sun & Sand. So be sure and keep copies.
6. We will send you a confirmation email when we received your DVD/Blue Ray/MOV and entry form. Give us a few days to get this email to you as we expect a large volume of entries.
7. We will send you a notice of your film status no later than October 1, 2014.
8. Do not contact us to learn of your film status. We will do our best to get the word out as soon as possible as to the acceptance or rejection of your submission.
9. Just like the DVDs/Blue Rays/MOVs, the entry fee will NOT be returned.