51st Annual

Chicago International Film Festival

October 15, 2015 to October 29, 2015

 
Category

Short Subjects (Under 40 min)

 

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
April 3, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00
Regular Deadline
June 19, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
July 6, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 4, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after August 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Chicago

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
HDCAM  
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Gold and Silver Hugos
The Hugo Statue is the Symbol of discovery and the Festival's highest honor. Hugo statues area awarded only to outstanding productions of incomparable excellence, creativity, and originality.

Gold and Silver Plaques
Originally designed Plaques are awarded to films of superior quality that are among the best in their category.

Category Rules

Rules specific to this category not provided. Read the festival's General Rules.