16th Annual

The Calgary International Film Festival

September 21, 2016 to October 02, 2016

 
Category

Narrative Feature - U.S

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

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

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
June 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 13, 2016
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 August 24, 2016

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 60 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from USA

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Calgary

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award

Category Rules

The film was produced primarily in the U.S.

The film was completed after January 1, 2015 and not previously submitted to CIFF

Preview screeners accepted as secure online links or on DVD.
DVD preview screeners must be labeled with title, director name and running time.

Secure Online Link (optional):
You are encouraged to include a secure online screening link in your cover letter, as an alternate viewing option for staff. We get a better quality picture/resolution with the vimeo links.

IF SUBMITTING ONLINE LINK: Please do not change the link address or password. If you do, please notify us immediately or you risk your film not being previewed and thus considered for the festival.