21st Annual

Los Angeles International Short Film Festival

August 02, 2017 to August 10, 2017

 
Category

Experimental

 

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
March 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
Shorts UNDER 25min 49.00 44.00
Shorts OVER 25min 53.00 48.00
Regular Deadline
May 12, 2017
Regular Discounted
Shorts UNDER 25min 55.00 50.00
Shorts OVER 25min 59.00 54.00
Late Deadline
June 9, 2017
Regular Discounted
Shorts UNDER 25min 65.00 60.00
Shorts OVER 25min 69.00 64.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 30, 2017
Regular Discounted
Shorts UNDER 25min 75.00 70.00
Shorts OVER 25min 79.00 74.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 7, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
Media Files
  DCP

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Eligible for Oscar Nomination
Sponsor:Hamptons International Film Festival

Category Rules

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS


Films must NOT have screened in Los Angeles prior to our festival.
Films must be submitted through a online screener.
Films must have been completed after Jan. 1, 2016.
All non-English films must have English subtitles.
Works-in-progress will be considered, provided they will be completed prior to the festival.

Do NOT send stills or press kits. If your film is selected we will ask you to email us a still in jpeg format.

You may submit more than one film, but you must complete a separate entry form and pay entry fee for each film.