4th Annual

La Costa Film Festival

October 13, 2016 to October 16, 2016

 
Category

San Diego County High Schools Student Shorts 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
February 29, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
March 31, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
April 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
May 16, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately June 30, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 10 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after October 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
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
Film Gauge
  35mm

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
Film Gauge
  35mm

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 - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Slides
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White 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
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Student Short
San Diego County High School Short Film Competition offers a $500 cash prize, which is split 50/50 between the school and student filmmaker.
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

The Festival does not pay a screening fee. We will utilize our resources to present your film in the best possible showcase.