Collinsville Film Festival

3 Annual April 01, 2016 to April 03, 2016

 
Category

Experimental Shorts

 

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
August 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
October 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
December 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 35.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
February 15, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in CT

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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Jury Award for Experimental Short

Category Rules

Eligible for our Experimental Shorts competition are shorts under 40 minutes in length.

DEADLINES
Filmmakers with postmarked submissions after the deadline that they submitted under may be subject to additional fees in order for their film to be considered, with any original fees being considered non-refundable. PLEASE NOTE: For the sake of deadline fairness, filmmakers cannot send additional, updated or revised versions of submitted films unless they re-submit and pay separate fees.

SHIPPING
If a film is accepted, entrants will be solely responsible for delivering their exhibition video materials to and from the festival venue. The Collinsville Film Festival cannot and will not be held liable for your submission or exhibition, print/video materials which are lost or damaged. Shipping cost of shipping is the responsibility of the entrant. DVDs must be sent to the festival prepaid. C.O.D.s will be refused.

We strongly encourage entrants submitting films in a paper DVD sleeve. When packaging, protect the DVD in a padded envelope or similar package. Please DO NOT send your DVD in a slim, jewel, or standard DVD case. We also advise that you purchase tracking on the shipment of your submission DVD to ensure that we receive it on time.

Submissions will not be returned. DO NOT SEND ORIGINALS! Please DO NOT SEND self-addressed stamped envelopes for submission disc returns, we will not use them.

*Please include title of film, running time, director's name and contact info on each DVD, CD or Blu-Ray submission*

ENTRY FEES
Entry fee (Paid via Withoutabox or check/money order in U.S. funds made payable to the Collinsville Film Festival). Fees for entries from outside the United States must be paid by international bank draft/money order payable from a U.S. bank.

Mail Submissions to:

Collinsville Film Festival
49 Alpine Drive
Burlington, CT 06013
USA