12th Annual

The Other Venice Film Festival

October 09, 2015 to October 11, 2015

 
Category

Music Score Competition

 

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
March 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
June 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
August 2, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
September 15, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 20 minutes to 5 minutes
Features: From 5 minutes to 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
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
SDV    
HDCAM    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Abbot Award
Sponsor:Webtel.mobi &OVFF

Category Rules

We try to have as few rules as possible. So many limits are placed on filmmakers, so many restrictions. We try to offer a category for all types of filmmakers.All short films, including docs,music video & music score compete for our esteemed Abbot Awards, named after Venice founder, Abbot Kinney. The five awards are for Most Excellent Short, Best Music Video, Youth Film, Music Score, Most Excellent Feature award and Our precisige which is based on ballots filled out after the screening. We have an awards ceremony and party at the end of the festival with food and live music free to the Public!Film Maker Must be present to excepted Abbot Award,as in competition if not present the Award goes to the next telly of votes!
Films & Videos that are shown before OVFF on Youtube or Vimeo will be disqualify,Only Trailers on internet prior to OVFF will be allowed,with some exceptions.