Julien Dubuque International Film Festival

4 Annual April 23, 2015 to April 26, 2015

 
Category

Best of Iowa

 

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
October 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 55.00 50.00
Regular Deadline
December 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Student Fee 65.00 60.00
Late Deadline
January 23, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 80.00
Student Fee 85.00 80.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 2, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 125.00 120.00
Student Fee 125.00 120.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 50 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Iowa
Cash prize
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Projects must have been completed after January 1, 2012 and must be 50 minutes or longer.

PARTIAL SUBMISSION FEE REIMBURSEMENT:
A total of no more than 40 films/documentaries will be selected, either as Competitive or Non-Competitive, and deemed as Official Selection of the Julien Dubuque International Film Festival. These films will receive a $30.00 reimbursement for their submission. ONLY FILMS THAT ARE SELECTED AS AN OFFICIAL SELECTION OF JDIFF WILL RECEIVE THE PARTIAL REIMBURSEMENT. No other Reimbursement will be given if not officially selected.

Preferred method of submission: ONLINE SCREENER AND (1) DVD in NTSC format sent to the JDIFF address.

The film must be available for a festival exhibition screening on DVD.

One filmmaker from each of the Final Three (3) Nominees will receive travel and accommodations to attend the Festival.

One representative from the final Three (3) Nominees MUST BE PRESENT to win the Grand Prize for the Best of Iowa category.