Las Vegas Film Festival

8 Annual August 11, 2015 to August 16, 2015

 
Category

Student Films

 

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
February 5, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
April 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
June 11, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 25, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 9, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 50 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

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    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  CD-ROM
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Student Film Drama

Best Student Film Comedy

Best Screenplay for Student Film

Best Directing for Student Film

Category Rules

DVD/Blurays must be clearly labeled with title of film contact information and WAB four-digit number.

All foreign entries should be clearly marked on the package as "No Commercial Value - For Cultural Purposes Only"

DVD/Blurays will not be returned unless a prepaid envelope is provided with the submission.

More than one entry may be submitted. Each entry must be submitted separately.

The filmmaker will assume shipping costs of material and print to LVFF.
Films produced in languages other than English must have legible English subtitles or be dubbed in English. (unless special arrangements have been made with festival).

Entrants are responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses, royalties, release forms, clearances, permits necessary to present their work.
The selection committees' and juries' decisions are final.
Entry fee is nonrefundable.

LVFF reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or festival scheduling.

Exceptions to the festival regulations must be authorized by one of the Festival Directors.

ONLINE SUBMISSION ACCEPTED
Summit online screeners either through withoutabox or password protected screeners emailed to info@lvff.com (WAB Four-digit number must clearly be listed in email)