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19-Apr-2014 6:07pm PDT  

 

Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival

2 Annual: September 04, 2014 to September 06, 2014

  Documentary Shorts

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
November 1, 2013
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00


March 1, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00


May 1, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00


July 1, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 65.00
Student Fee 70.00 55.00
Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00


August 20, 2014
Decision Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 150.00 100.00
Student Fee 150.00 100.00
Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 200.00 150.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 31-Aug-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date.


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
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Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2  
REGION 3  
REGION 4  
REGION 5  
REGION 6  
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


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


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


1st Place
AUTOMATIC OFFCIAL SELECTIONS AT 4 LIFT-OFF FESTIVALS. London, Liverpool, Las Vegas.
Sponsor:Lift-Off International Film Festivals
Value of Goods/Services: 100,000 U.S. Dollar


CATEGORY RULES
We accept all films and scripts in any genre. Submissions are
accepted on DVD, paper and secure-online screeners. Please label all work clearly with your name, contact information, exhibition format and running time. The festival cannot be held accountable for faulty
or uncued preview DVD's.

Final programming decisions will be made by the screening committee in
mid May. All entrants will be notified via WAB of the status of their
submission by August 15th.

If selected, a .mov or a data DVD is to be supplied with the film for screening.

Directors should also provide press kits including still photos and brief description, plus any other supporting materials after acceptance into festival.