The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

32 Annual April 21, 2016 to April 28, 2016

 
Category

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Early Deadline
October 18, 2013
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Final Deadline
November 26, 2013
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
January 2, 2014
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 24, 2014

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, 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 - 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
Works produced 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. For this category, we define "youth" as filmmakers age 20 and under. Filmmakers attending elementary, intermediate, and senior high school; or a preparatory academy or a community media arts workshop geared to youth are also eligible. All lengths and genres are eligible for consideration.

Unless entered as feature-length, works eligible for this category are typically categorized as short subject, please see the categories "Short Narrative Film" or "Short Documentary Film" for additional details.

Youth Media entries that can be 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 (Short Subjects):
FILM: 35mm, 16mm
VIDEO: Filmmakers of invited short videos and digital submissions MUST submit an MOV file, conforming to the following Codec or equivalent: Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) 1920X1080 24p 48khz

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ENTRY DEADLINE:
Signed entry form, screener, press kit and entry fee must be filed via Withoutabox.com; or postmarked by one of these dates:
EARLY DEADLINE: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2013
FINAL DEADLINE: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2013
WITHOUTABOX EXTENDED DEADLINE: THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, 2014

Send screeners and any completed entry materials to:
Festival Director
Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
c/o Visual Communications
120 Judge John Aiso Street, Basement Level
Los Angeles, CA 90012 U.S.A.

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ENTRY FEES:
There is no entry fee to submit a work in the Youth Media category.

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SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS:
If your short subject film entry is selected for exhibition, The Festival will also request the following optional materials to maximize exposure for your film: posters, color slides, broadcast-quality clip reel, etc.

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SHIPPING:
Exhibition film prints of invited entries must be sent to the Festival pre-paid to arrive by March 24, 2014. 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.