3rd Annual

Gwinnett Center International Film Festival

July 31, 2015 to August 02, 2015

 
Category

Family & Childrens 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
May 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
June 5, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
June 26, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 4, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 5, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes
Features: minimum 45 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    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
MiniDV    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .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
MiniDV    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
VHS    
Media Files
  CD-ROM
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

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 - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White Print
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short Film - Fiction
An award to the Best short film in Fiction category.

Best Short Film - Non-Fiction
An award to the Best short film in Non-Fiction category.

Best Student Short Film - Fiction
An award to the Best Student short film in Fiction category.

Best Student Short Film - Non-Fiction
An award to the Best Student short film in Non-Fiction category.

Best Direction of Student Short Film - Fiction
An award to the Best Direction of a Student short film in Fiction category.

Best Direction of Student Short Film - Non-Fiction
An award to the Best Direction of a Student short film in Non-Fiction category.

Best Female Actor Short Film
An award to the Best Female Actor in a short film category.

Best Male Actor Short Film
An award to the Best Male Actor in a short film category.

Best Direction of Short Film - Fiction
An award to the Best Direction in a short film in Fiction category.

Best Direction of Short Film - Non-Fiction
An award to the Best Direction in a short film in Non-Fiction category.

Best Music Video
An award for Best produced music video.

Best Direction Music Video
An award for Best Direction of a Music Video.

Best Feature Film - Fiction
An award to the Best Feature film in Fiction category.

Best Feature Film - Non-Fiction
An award to the Best Feature film in Non-Fiction category.

Best Female Actor Feature Film
An award to the Best Female Actor in Fiction film category.

Best Male Actor Feature Film
An award to the Best Male Actor in Fiction film category.

Best Direction of Feature Film - Fiction
An award to the Best Direction of a Feature Film in Fiction category.

Best Direction of Feature Film - Non-Fiction
An award to the Best Direction of a Feature Film in Non-Fiction category.

Audience Choice Award for Best Student Short Film
An Audience Choice Award to the Best Student Short Film.

Audience Choice Award for Best Fiction Short Film
An Audience Choice Award to the Best Fiction Short Film.

Audience Choice Award for Best Non-Fiction Short Film
An Audience Choice Award to the Best Non-Fiction Short Film.

Audience Choice Award for Best Fiction Feature Film
An Audience Choice Award to the Best Fiction Feature Film.

Audience Choice Award for Best Non-Fiction Feature FIlm
An Audience Choice Award to the Best Non-Fiction Feature Film.

Category Rules

Shorts are less than 45 minutes and Feature films are between 45 minutes and 150 minutes. Any and all genres are accepted including animation and experimental. We are looking for feature films that have a unique story and/or execution.