17th Annual

Newport Beach Film Festival

April 21, 2016 to April 28, 2016

 
Category

 

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
Regular Deadline
December 21, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Late Deadline
January 18, 2013
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 March 15, 2013

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2011

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

3 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
HDCAM    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Award - Feature Film
This prize is shared with other categories.

Outstanding Achievement Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

-There are two options available for you to submit your review copy:

You may submit a digital file or by mailing your DVD entry. Please review posted requirements on the website.

- We do not accept works in progress.

- The programming staff will ultimately determine what category your film fits best in.

- For exhibition all feature films submitted must be available in only 35mm, DCP, HDCam **Non-SR** and for shorts as a digital file (.MOV, .AVI only).

- Our deadlines are POSTMARKED deadlines. This means that your submission must be mailed by the applicable deadline and arrive no later than 2 weeks from the deadline.

- Entries received late or incomplete may be disqualified.

- A 4"x5", 300dpi still image from the film is required. Please upload through Withoutabox or email to Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com

- You WILL be notified by email when we receive your submission.

- Films selected will be notified by mid-March, 2013

If you do not receive an email, we may not have received your submission. Please email Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com to verify.