The Ottawa International Film Festival

6 Annual October 14, 2015 to October 18, 2015

 
Category

Documentary Feature

 

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
May 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
June 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
July 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 1, 2015
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 15.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 15, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: From 40 minutes to 120 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 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 & 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    
Media Files
  Other - Digital

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest Award

Audience Choice Award

Best Screenplay

Best Actor/Actress

Best Technical Achievement

Best Supporting Actor/Actress

Best Director of a Documentary

Best Documentary Feature

Best Foreign Language Documentary Feature

Category Rules

A Documentary Feature is a non-fiction film with a running time of 50 minutes and no more than 120 minutes.

It must be a genuine Ottawa Premiere and not have screened at any Film Festival in the National Capital Region.

Press kits will only be required upon acceptance.