5th Annual

Grand Rapids Film Festival

April 09, 2014 to April 13, 2014

 
Category

 

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
November 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Regular Deadline
December 15, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
January 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 15, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
January 30, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 3 minutes to 20 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2009

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from MI

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

3 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVCAM    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BetaSP    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> 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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Special Jury Award
Local Award for Michigan films and filmmakers Resident of Michigan during the time the films was made Current films made in the last 2-3 years no more than 3 years of experience outside of training institute. Award given to the film's Director.
Sponsor:The Rikk David Excellence in Student Filmmaking Award
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Local Award for Michigan films and filmmakers Resident of Michigan during the time the films was made Current films made in the last 2-3 years no more than 3 years of experience outside of training institute. Award given to the film's Director.