10th Annual

Fort Myers Beach Film Festival

April 20, 2016 to April 24, 2016

 
Category

Islander Films

 

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
November 15, 2014
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Regular Deadline
January 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 5.00 *
Late Deadline
February 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
March 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *

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
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes
Features: From 30 minutes to 120 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from Fort Myers Beach, Captiva, Sanibel

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not 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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

The Islander
Islander Award will be judged by our festival local volunteers and not by our festival judges.

Category Rules

Local Films must be shot in or a filmmaker or actor must live on Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel or Captiva Islands
All entry's will be judged for screening at the festival and for the Islander Film Award by our local Volunteers and not by our festival judges.
Filmmakers selected for screening will receive one Islander Film Pass which includes entry to all films upon availability and 20% off cruise and workshops.