33rd Annual

The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

April 27, 2017 to May 04, 2017

 
Category

Transmedia Projects

 

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
Early Deadline
October 21, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Final Deadline
November 25, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 2, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 17, 2017

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Los Angeles

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Mobile
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  DCP
Virtual Reality (VR)
  Oculus Rift
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is not a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

ELIGIBILITY
The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival accepts digital and transmedia works by and/or about Asian Pacifics with themes involving, but NOT limited to, Asian Pacific American and/or Asian Pacific diasporic culture, history and experiences. All lengths and genres are eligible for consideration.

Entries that are characterized as experimental film or video are welcome and encouraged. When specifying category (Narrative or Non-Fiction), please indicate in the section "Niches" if the entry is experimental.
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EXHIBITION FORMATS:
FILM: 35mm
VIDEO: DCP, BluRay (NTSC-format ONLY)
DIGITAL & NEW MEDIA*: Various as determined by project.
WEB*: A fully-functional URL is required, and should be viewable on various browser environments and platforms (including tablet and smartphone).
SITE-SPECIFIC*: To be determined in consultation with the artist and Festival

*NOTE: ALL submissions for site-specific and transmedia productions (including, but not limited to, multi-episodic web series, multi-channel digital, video, and installation productions, online exhibitions, cross-platform productions, image-mapping projections, and virtual and augmented-reality experiences) MUST BE accompanied by a detail proposal for how the work should be exhibited.
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PREVIEW FORMATS:
Password-protected Vimeo (NTSC-format, 720p optimal; URL and password should be embedded within your cover letter), secure online screener or as to be determined in consultation with the artist and Festival
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ENTRY DEADLINE:
Signed entry form, screener, press kit and entry fee must be filed via Withoutabox.com; to be RECEIVED by one of these dates:
EARLY DEADLINE: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2016 5PM PST
FINAL DEADLINE: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2016 5PM PST
WITHOUTABOX EXTENDED DEADLINE: MONDAY, JANUARY 2, 2017 5PM PST

The Film Festival accepts all entry materials electronically; in an effort to be environmentally responsible, physical DVD screeners are strongly discouraged. Physical entry materials will not be returned.
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ENTRY FEES:
EARLY DEADLINE: $25 U.S. and International Entries
FINAL DEADLINE: $35 U.S. and International Entries
WITHOUTABOX EXTENDED DEADLINE: $55 U.S. and International Entries
In U.S. funds, payable to VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS.

Visual Communications Members at the Filmmaker level submit for FREE! Limit one waiver per member. Find out more about Visual Communications Membership at vconline.org/membership.
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SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS:
If your entry is selected for exhibition, The Festival will also request the following optional materials to maximize exposure for your film: posters, postcards, broadcast-quality clip reel, etc.
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SHIPPING:
Exhibition film prints and/or media of invited entries must be sent to the Festival pre-paid to arrive by March 17, 2017. Return or forward shipping will be covered by the Festival.
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SUBTITLES:
Invited entries in language(s) other than English must be subtitled in English.
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RENTAL FEES:
The Festival does not pay rental fees. Instead, we choose to invest our resources in producing the best possible showcase for your work, and promoting your work as widely as possible.