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27-Mar-2015 5:32pm PDT  

 

Tallgrass International Film Festival

13 Annual: October 14, 2015 to October 18, 2015

  Smallgrass

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
April 15, 2015
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Short 15.00 *


June 10, 2015
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Short 25.00 20.00


July 1, 2015
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00
Student Fee 75.00 70.00
Short 50.00 45.00


July 8, 2015
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 125.00 120.00
Student Fee 100.00 90.00
Short 75.00 70.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 05-Oct-2015


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes
Features: minimum 59 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2014


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Wichita


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution



2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
Do not submit a press kit.


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Tallgrass Fiction Feature Film Audience Award
The Audience Award Winning Fiction Feature Film award is granted to the narrative, animation or experimental feature film (foreign or domestic) accepted as an “in competition” screening in the festival that receives the highest score by the audience.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar


Tallgrass Documentary Feature Film Audience Award
The Audience Award Winning Documentary Feature Film award is granted to the documentary feature film (foreign or domestic) accepted as an “in competition” screening in the festival that receives the highest score by the audience.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


Tallgrass Golden Strands Fiction Feature Film Award
The Golden Strands Fiction Feature Film award is granted to the narrative, animation or experimental feature film (foreign or domestic) accepted as an “in competition” screening in the festival that is selected by the Festival Programming Directors.


Tallgrass Golden Strands Documentary Feature Film Award
The Golden Strands Documentary Feature Film award is granted to the documentary feature film (foreign or domestic) accepted as an “in competition” screening in the festival that is selected by the Festival Programming Directors.
This prize is shared with other categories.


Tallgrass Short Film Audience Award
The Audience Award Winning Short Film may be a documentary, narrative, domestic or foreign film. The award is granted to the short film screened at the festival scored highest by the audience.
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


Tallgrass Golden Strands Short Film Award
The Golden Strands Short Film award may be a documentary, narrative, domestic or foreign film. The award is granted to the short film accepted as an “in competition” screening in the festival that is selected by the Festival Programming Directors.
This prize is shared with other categories.


CATEGORY RULES
-Films must have been completed after January 1, 2014. Some exceptions will be considered for non-domestic releases.

-2 submission preview copies of the film are required if you are submitting by DVD.

-Online screeners from alternate secure sources are accepted. Include screener link and password in your cover letter.

-Press kit is optional - electronic only, please

-A Wichita premiere is required. World and US Premieres are not required, however premieres (especially Kansas premieres) are preferred and premiere status may be one of the factors considered when determining a film's inclusion in the festival.

-All films in a language other than English must be subtitled in English for Festival presentation.

-The Festival will consider work-in-progress, films with temporary soundtracks, digital outputs, and work that did not originate on film. Filmmakers must deliver final format (as indicated) for Festival screening. No exceptions will be permitted.