5th Annual

Shärt International Comedy Film Festival

February 04, 2017 to February 05, 2017

 
Category

Regular - Under 20 Minutes

 

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
October 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
December 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Late Deadline
January 2, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
January 10, 2017
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 January 15, 2017

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)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  DCP
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  FILM
  HDCAM
  Sony HDCAM

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
French
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
> 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
Value of Goods/Services: 100 Canadian Dollar

Shärt Peoples Choice Award
Selected by the adience.
Value of Goods/Services: 100 Canadian Dollar

Shärt Rom Com Award
Best Romantic Comedy.

Shorty Shärt Award
Best film under 1 minute.

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!