5th Annual

World Arts Film Festival

November 02, 2017 to November 04, 2017


Category

Short FIlms

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
July 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
August 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
September 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
October 5, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 40.00
Student Fee 45.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 15, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 20 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

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
Virtual Reality (VR)
  360° Video (Gear VR / Google Cardboard)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
Certificate presented to the Audience Favorite from all films showcased. Festival Gift.

Best of Fest Award
Certificate presented to a film selected from each category. Festival Gift.

Best of Fest Student Award
Certificate presented to a student film selected from any category. Festival Gift. (Groups: Elementary, Middle, High-School, College)

Special Jury - Best International
Award to Director of a film made outside of the United States.

Special Jury - Hometown Award
Award to Film by Director from Festival's Host City - Jacksonville, Florida (Best in any category)
Sponsor:To Be Announced

Special Jury - Hometown Student Award
Award to Student Film from the Festival's Host City - Jacksonville, Florida. (Best in any category, by group: Elementary, Middle, High-School, College)
Sponsor:To Be Announced
This prize is shared with other categories.

Special Jury - Best Youth Film Award
Award celebrates the Best Youth Film in any category, selected from all films submitted each year.
Sponsor:To Be Announced

Special Jury - Best Youth Documentary
Award celebrates the Best Youth Documentary in any category, selected from all films submitted each year.

Special Jury - Best Youth Narrative
Award celebrates the Best Youth Narrative Film in any category, selected from all films submitted each year.

Category Rules

Rules specific to this category not provided. Read the festival's General Rules.