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18-Apr-2014 6:37am PDT  

 

New Orleans Film Festival

25 Annual: October 16, 2014 to October 23, 2014

  Narrative Short

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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
 
February 28, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00


April 11, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00


May 9, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00


June 20, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 50.00
Student Fee 50.00 35.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 01-Aug-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2013


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 COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
Do not submit a press kit.


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best Narrative Short
Past awards have included $2500 Kodak Film Stock certificate; $1,000 in services from Cinefilm; and a filmmaker software package from Showbiz Software. Past jurors have included Oscar-nominated producer Josh Penn (Beasts of the Southern Wild), Oscar winner Luke Matheny (God of Love), MovieMaker Magazine publisher/editor Tim Rhys, and programmers from SXSW, Tribeca, Dallas International Film Festival, and International Film Festival Rotterdam. Of the roughly 55 shorts selected to screen at NOFF, about 20-25 compete for the jury prize.
Sponsor:TBA
Value of Goods/Services: 2,500 U.S. Dollar


Audience Choice Award
All short films compete for an Audience Award, based on ballots submitted by audience members.


CATEGORY RULES
Prior Screenings:
- Entries may not have been publicly screened in the greater New Orleans area prior to the festival.

Exhibition Copies:
- If accepted, the final screening copy of your film must be in our office no later than September 5, 2014.

Updated Submissions:
- We are happy to review updated versions of your submission if time permits. However, there is no guarantee that our selection committee will view your updated version.