6th Annual

Shärt International Comedy Film Festival

March 02, 2018 to March 03, 2018

 
Category

Regular - Under 20 Minutes

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
September 3, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
December 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Late Deadline
January 14, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
January 26, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 7, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 20 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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  CD-ROM
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  DCP
  FILM
  HDCAM
  Sony HDCAM

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
French
German
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Shärt Official Select Award
Shärt Official Select Award as selected by the judges

Shärt Peoples Choice Award
Selected by the adience.

Shärt Rom Com Award
Best Romantic Comedy.

Shorty Shärt Award
Best film under 1 minute.

Shärt Best International Award
Awarded to best non-Canadian film.

Category Rules

Nothing over 20 minutes. Nothing under 1 minute. (That you can submit to the Shorty Shärts category.)

No nudity, profanity or offensiveness — unless it moves the committee to really laugh and accept it, in which case we will bleep or blur the “offensitivity”.

MAKE US LAUGH!