5th Annual

Las Vegas Lift-Off Film Festival

June 21, 2015 to June 26, 2015

 
Category

Short Narratives

 

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
September 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
With Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00
Submit to the entire Lift-Off Season 100.00 90.00
Regular Deadline
December 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 55.00 50.00
With Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00
Submit to the entire Lift-Off Season 100.00 90.00
Late Deadline
March 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 70.00 65.00
With Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00
Submit to the entire Lift-Off Season 100.00 90.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00
Student Fee 80.00 75.00
With Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 150.00 100.00
Submit to the entire Lift-Off Season 100.00 90.00
Decision Deadline
June 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 150.00 80.00
Student Fee 150.00 80.00
With Extensive Feedback and Grades. On-line Submissions Only. 200.00 195.00
Submit to the entire Lift-Off Season 200.00 190.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately June 16, 2015

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
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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
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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:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
AUTOMATIC OFFICIAL SELECTION AT LOS ANGELES, LONDON AND LIVERPOOL LIFT-OFF INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVALS.
Sponsor:The 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 June.

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.