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20-Apr-2014 11:38am PDT  

 

FirstGlance Film Fest Los Angeles

14 Annual: March 22, 2014 to March 24, 2014

  Shorts Too

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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
 
September 14, 2013
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00


October 14, 2013
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00


November 14, 2013
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00


November 30, 2013
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 75.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 25-Jan-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 10 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 COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVCAM    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
Do not submit a press kit.


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


FirstGlance Audience Favorite
The highest rated film based on audience scoring takes home a $3000.00 rental certificate compliments of Camadeus Rentals to use on your next production, plus prizes from some of the following sponsors Sony Software, Glidecam, Movie Magic, Gorilla Software, Final Draft, ShowBiz Software, Beachtek, ThinkTank Photo, Twisted Tracks,Doddle, ShotLister App
Value of Goods/Services: 3,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


2nd Place
Based on audience scoring takes home a $1500.00 rental certificate compliments of Camadeus Rentals to use on your next production, plus prizes from some of the following sponsors Sony Software, Glidecam, Movie Magic, Gorilla Software, Final Draft, ShowBiz Software, Beachtek, ThinkTank Photo, Twisted Tracks, Doddle, ShotLister App
Value of Goods/Services: 1,500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


3rd Place
Based on audience scoring takes home a $500.00 rental certificate compliments of Camadeus Rentals to use on your next production, plus prizes from some of the following sponsors Sony Software, Glidecam,Movie Magic, Gorilla Software, Final Draft, ShowBiz Software, Beachtek, ThinkTank Photo, Twisted Tracks, Doddle, ShotLister App
Value of Goods/Services: 500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


CATEGORY RULES
Must be submitted on DVD (REGION 1 OR 0)
Include Title, Director's name, and WAB entry number on DVD

Must include the following:
1. Check or Money Order payable to: FirstGlance Films
2. Valid E-Mail address.
3. TWO DVD's of entry-NTSC only
(DO NOT SEND MASTERS)
NOTE: Projects will not be returned without prepaid mailer. If you are unsure about the postage, please visit your local post office to insure the return.

UNDERGRAD Students need to email copies of current semester bill and Student ID copies.

All official selections will be notified of acceptance by E-mail. (Make sure your address is current)

Accepted projects cannot be publicly exhibited in the Los Angeles area at any time within a one-month period of the festival start date. If this occurs, FirstGlance has the right to refuse exhibition at the festival.
After acceptance of projects, the entrant is free to publicize his/her work to any and all media she/he deems necessary. Please notify FirstGlance of any media support you receive.

The undersigned entrant shall release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless FirstGlance Films, and its agents, respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, contractors, agents and volunteers from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, costs and expenses(including, without limitations, attorneys’ fees). The undersigned entrant authorizes FirstGlance Film Festival, to promote the entry in whole or in part for any publicity purpose prior to, during, and after the competition. You agree to be bound by these guidelines and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects and to waive any right to claim ambiguity in the contest or the rules. The signature of applicant constitutes that the entrants information is true and correct and agrees to all competition rules and guidelines.

Remember: DVD ONLY (NTSC) for pre-screening. Please be sure it is a clean copy. (PAL or SECAM will not be accepted.)