11th Annual

Vancouver International Women in Film Festival

 
Category

 

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
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
September 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
October 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
November 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard 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 February 6, 2014


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Screenplay
cash award

Category Rules

SUBMISSIONS:
• Submit one pdf copy of script VIA WITHOUTABOX: TITLE PAGE SHOULD HAVE NO IDENTIFYING MARKS—SCREENPLAY TITLE ONLY
• Script must use standard industry format (12 Courier font, 120 pages max)
• Script must be an ORIGINAL concept for a feature film (No TV pilots or specs; treatments or adaptations). All screenplay genres are accepted
• Script must have female driven story

CONTEST REGULATIONS:
• Contest is open to female screenwriters. Writers must be Canadian citizens or Landed Immigrants.
• Writers may apply with more than one screenplay. Each must be submitted separately.
• All rights remain with the writer
• Do not send resumes or press kits with screenplay
• Due to the large number of screenplays we receive, we regret that we cannot provide any feedback on individual submissions.
• Once you have submitted your screenplay, we cannot accept a new or updated version. If you wish to submit a new version you will have to re-submit the project using the same entry process.
• Entry fee is non-refundable.
• Transportation to and accommodation at the festival is solely the responsibility of the participant.
• Entrants agree to indemnify and hold us, including our employees, our officers, and our partners and affiliates harmless against all claims arising out of entry or participation in the Vancouver International Women in Film Festival.
• Official Selections will be contacted approximately one month prior to the festival.
• By submitting your film or screenplay to the Vancouver International Women in Film Festival you agree that you have read, understood, and agree to all the aforementioned festival rules and guidelines.