4th Annual

Souq Film Festival

November 20, 2015 to November 21, 2015

 
Category

Documentary

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Euro
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Regular Deadline
September 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Late Deadline
October 12, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
WAB Extended Deadline
October 19, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 26, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 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
Project must not have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 2    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
Italian
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 2    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
Italian
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest Award
All the categories compete for the Best Film award. The prize is awarded by the jury.
Cash Award Value: 1,500 Euro
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Choice Award
All the categories compete for the Audience Award. The prize is awarded by the spectators.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 Euro
This prize is shared with other categories.

Honorable Mention
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

In the Documentary Category only Documentary Films of a maximum of 30 minutes related to the theme of Urban Suffering are accepted. (Special focus on prisoners' justice; mental health; immigration and social inclusion as well as human rights issues).

Preview screeners
The preview formats for submission are 2: DVD and digital online screener; both of them must be provided.


Exhibition format
The exhibition format is the digital one; it includes .mov, .mp4 or .m4v; resolution: 720p; codec: h264.

SEE details and other requirements in the General Rules and Regulation of the festival.