5th Annual

Sun Valley Film Festival

March 02, 2016 to March 06, 2016

 
Category

Young Student Filmmakers

 

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 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
November 20, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
December 11, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 8, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 15, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 15 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after December 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Hot Shot Award
Best Young Student Film.
Sponsor:Marshall Frankel Foundation
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

Gem State Jr. Award
Best Idaho Student Film.
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

To be accepted in this category, the film must have been written, directed, or produced by a student(s) grade 7-12.