Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

10 Annual April 20, 2016 to April 24, 2016

 
Category

Local Film

 

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, 2014
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Regular Deadline
January 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
February 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately April 1, 2015

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 & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .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


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 - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Local Film
Best Local Film will be judged by our local festival Volunteers, and not by our festival judges.

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

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.
All local films will now be judged by our local volunteers for entry into the festival and for Best Local Film award.

One Local Film Pass that will include all festival screenings upon availability and 20% off Cruise and Workshops.