7th Annual

Texas Black Film Festival

February 19, 2014 to February 22, 2014

 
Category

Short Documentaries

 

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
December 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
January 3, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
January 17, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 3, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 8 minutes to 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
VCD    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DigiBeta    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Consideration for "Best Overall in Festival" which will be selected for screening at the Dallas International Film Festival.
Sponsor:Dallas International Film Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Documentaries should be informative and entertaining. The maximum running time is 30 minute, the minimum running time is 8 minutes.