Mudfest

12 Annual March 18, 2016 to March 20, 2016


Category

Short Films

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Australian Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
September 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
December 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Late Deadline
January 7, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 27, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 15 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
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest Award
Awarded to the top film of the festival as chosen by our panel of industry judges.
Cash Award Value: 3,000 Australian Dollar

Audience Choice Award
Awarded to the audiences' favourite film.
Cash Award Value: 500 Australian Dollar

Best Australian Entry
Awarded to the 'Best Australian Entry'. Filmmaker(s) will receive $1500 worth of FujiFilm video or film stock.
Sponsor:FujiFilm Australia
Value of Goods/Services: 1,500 Australian Dollar

Committee Award

Sponsor:TVD Broadcast
Value of Goods/Services: 500 Australian Dollar

Category Rules

Open to all short filmmakers, the entries must be no more than 15 minutes in length.

Mudfest is open to all genres of film; there is no restriction on the theme or style of film.

All films must be submitted as an online screener.

All films must be in English or have English subtitles.

Films must comply with the Australian Film Classification MA15+ rating, for more information, please visit the website of The Office of Film &; Literature Classification: http://www.oflc.gov.au.