7th Annual

The Ottawa International Film Festival

October 14, 2016 to October 16, 2016

 
Category

Narrative Short

 

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
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
December 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00
Regular Deadline
April 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
April 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00
Student Fee 75.00 70.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 15, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

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
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.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

Runtime is under 40 minutes.

A Narrative Short will have a run time of 40 minutes or less with a minimum screen time of 2 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.