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27-May-2015 4:52am PDT  

 

The Ottawa International Film Festival

6 Annual: October 14, 2015 to October 18, 2015

  Narrative Short

 
 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

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

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
 
May 10, 2015
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00


June 10, 2015
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00


July 10, 2015
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00


August 1, 2015
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00
Student Fee 75.00 70.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 15-Aug-2015


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 5 minutes to 50 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2012


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Canada


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements
A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings


Prizes & Awards
This category is a competition.


Audience Choice Award


Best Foreign Language Short Film


Best Canadian Short Film


Best Short Film


Best Supporting Actor/Actress


Best Actor/Actress


Best Technical Achievement


Best Director of a Short Film


Category Rules
Runtime is under 50 minutes.

A Narrative Short will have a run time of 50 minutes or less with a minimum screen time of 5 minutes.

We will accept screeners of films that have been completed but are currently in the final post-production phase.

The film must be a genuine premiere in Canada and not have screened at any other Film Festival in the National Capital Region.

Press kits will only be required upon acceptance.