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22-Apr-2014 11:48pm PDT  

 

Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

8 Annual: April 23, 2014 to April 27, 2014

  Local Film

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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
 
December 1, 2013
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *


January 1, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *


February 1, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00


March 1, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 15-Mar-2014


RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted


COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date.


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from Lee, Collier, Hendry, Charlotte Counties


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    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White Print
> 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


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best Local Film
Trophy


People's Choice Award
Winner selected by the people that attend the festival screenings by ballot
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Actor
Trophy


CATEGORY RULES
Local Films must be shot in Lee, Collier, Hendry, and Charlotte Counties, or at least one of the filmmakers or actors must reside in the above Counties.
Because of the low entry fees for Local Films and the fact that all Local Films entered and screened by submission judges for content not suitable for the festival will be automatically screened at the Fort Myers Beach Film Festival on Local Film day, only two complementary film tickets will be issued to filmmaker. Please make sure that your guests buy tickets in advance on our website.

If you would like your film in competition to screen at the festival and if selected to receive two festival passes then please submit your film in the appropriate category. ae: Short Film, Feature Film, Documentary.