11th Annual

Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival

November 29, 2018 to December 03, 2018

 
Category

Documentary Feature

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
April 30, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
June 30, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Late Deadline
July 10, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 1, 2018

RUNTIME
Information not provided.

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2017

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from USA

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    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
Other    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

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 - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Breakout Director Award
Breakout Director Award to documentary film director whose voice and vision are original and exceptional. The award is in recognition of artistic merit for a feature-length film, selected by a distinguished jury.
Sponsor:Untitled Entertainment
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Audience Choice Award
Audience Award for best Feature Doc voted by festival audiences over 45day festival
Sponsor:HT2FF
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

Human Rights Award
Awarded to a film that celebrates courage in the face of social injustice.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Art & Inspiration Award
Awarded to a film that embraces the vibrancy and experimentation of an artist.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Filmmaker's Choice Award
Awarded to a documentary director/producer selected by prior festival filmmakers.
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
. HT2FF does not accept works-in-progress
. Only work completed after January 2016 will be considered
. You must provide a properly completed official application
. HT2FF does not have a formal premiere requirement but when making final decisions, programmers do take a film’s exposure into consideration and would give preference to a New York or East Coast premiere.
. HT2FF is not a themes competition. Jurors will consider quality, creativity and professionalism.

SUBMISSION FORMAT: HT2FF accepts either secure, password protected links (Vimeo, private YouTube, etc) as long as the link is not public. (If you have extenuating circumstances that prohibit you from submitting via a link, you can submit 2 DVD screeners in NTSC (Region 1 or O ). Please be sure that the DVDs play; no blu-rays will be accepted. Please include the film title, running time, tracking number on each disc.)
LANGUAGE: English or have English subtitles.

EXHIBITION FORMAT: The required exhibition formats and delivery date deadlines will be confirmed by the Festival after invitations have been extended and confirmed. Please check in with the Festival staff before creating your Festival exhibition copy or copies to ensure the format and technical specifications are correct.

FESTIVAL NOTIFICATION & EXHIBITION: Notification will be sent by email to the Primary Contact listed on the entry form no later than October 5, 2018.

RIGHTS & CLEARANCES: HT2FF expects all filmmakers to secure music and talent rights to their films for festival exhibition. It is the sole responsibility of the entity submitting the projects to secure permission from the copyright holder of the material in question. HT2FF will not be held responsible for any inclusion of uncleared copyrighted materials.