Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival

2 Annual September 04, 2014 to September 06, 2014

 
Category

Documentary Shorts

 

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 1, 2013
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
Regular Deadline
March 1, 2014
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
Late Deadline
May 1, 2014
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
WAB Extended Deadline
July 1, 2014
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
Decision Deadline
August 20, 2014
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

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 31, 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 & Exhibition Format Requirements

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


Press Kit 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.