3rd Annual

Filmfestival Kitzbuehel

August 25, 2015 to August 30, 2015

 
Category

Short Film

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

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

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Early Deadline
November 3, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Earlybird Deadline
December 3, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
April 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
May 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Extended Deadline
May 17, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 27, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
July 10, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 50 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
German
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
German
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short
Value to be announced!

Audience Choice Award
Value to be announced!

√Ėsterreichischer Nachwuchspreis
Value to be announced!

Category Rules

SHORT FILMS
Any narrative or documentary film with a running time of less than 50 minutes. The Films have no premiere requirements or prior screening restrictions. They may have had any number of public theatrical exhibitions, been released on DVD, and may have been broadcast on television or the internet still have eligibility for the 2015 Film Festival.


SUBMISSION CATEGORIES & ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

Films submitted to Festival for consideration for the Festival may apply in one of three submission categories. The following is a description of each submission category, along with eligibility requirements for each:

14) NARRATIVE FEATURE FILMS

Any narrative work of fiction with a running time of 60 minutes or more and the submitted project must either be scripted or improvisational fiction. Films have no premier requirements or prior screening restriction to enter the competition.

15) DOCUMENTARY FEATURE FILMS

Any non-fiction film with a running time of 50 minutes or more. We do not include entirely scripted or improvised fictionalizations of actual events. If your documentary contains some dramatization of actual events, you may still submit in this category. Films have no premier requirements or prior screening restriction.

16) SHORT FILMS

Any narrative or documentary film of U.S. origin with a running time of less than 50 minutes. In order to qualify as a U.S. Short Film, at least half of the submitted project's financing must originate from within the United States. Short Films have no premiere requirements or prior screening restrictions-- they may have had any number of public theatrical exhibitions, been released on DVD, and may have been broadcast on television or the internet and still retain eligibility.

FESTIVAL PROGRAM CATEGORIES & ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

Please be advised that the information listed below is subject to change at any time. Films accepted by our Jury into the Festival will be placed, at the sole and absolute discretion of the Festival Programming department, in one of three program categories.

The following is a description of each program category, along with eligibility requirements for each:

17) SHORTS COMPETITION

All short films are selected to play before features or in one of the four Shorts Programs, and all accepted shorts are eligible for awards in our Shorts Competition. Short Films must have a total running time of less than 50 minutes, including credits. There are no premiere or prior screening restrictions for short films. Shorts may have been released on DVD, broadcast on television or the internet, and/or publicly screened anywhere in the world and still remain eligible for our Shorts Competition. All short films at the Festival are eligible for the BEST SHORT Prize. Short films will also compete for the AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD.

18) FEATURE FILM COMPETITION

In order to qualify, the submitted project must be either scripted or improvisational fiction and must have a total running time of 60 minutes or more. Films selected to play in this category will compete against one another for the JURY PRIZE and the AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD.

19) DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION In order to qualify, the submitted project must be a non-fiction documentary subject and must have a total running time of 60 minutes or more. Films selected to play in this category will compete against one another for the JURY AWARDS and the AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD.