GI Film Festival

9 Annual May 18, 2015 to May 24, 2015

 
Category

 

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
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Military Veteran 35.00 30.00
Active Duty Military 0.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Information not provided.
RUNTIME
Shorts: From 3 minutes to 5 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

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
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest Award
Awards will be presented in two categories: High School and College. Winning films will be considered for international broadcast on The Pentagon Channel, which is broadcast to all military bases worldwide and to 30 million homes via cable and satellite television.

Category Rules

High school and college student filmmakers are invited to submit a short film 3-5 minutes in length about a military veteran in the local community. The film can be either documentary or a narrative style film.

The director must be either a high school or a college student when submitting. The subject matter of the film must be a military veteran. All forms/genres of film acceptable.