The Los Angeles International Student Film Festival

2 Annual August 29, 2015 to August 29, 2015

 
Category

Undergraduate Short Film

 

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
June 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
July 26, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 28.00 22.00
Late Deadline
August 2, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 5, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 7, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 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
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Special Jury Award
The Undergraduate Special Jury award will be granted to one student from the Undergraduate category whose vision shows a strong sense of originality.
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

Final Draft Audience Award
Final Draft Inc. will grant their newest screen writing program to the six filmmakers with the most audience votes the night of the festival. This prize is open to all categories.
Sponsor:Final Draft Inc.
Value of Goods/Services: 250 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Undergraduate Short Film includes Animation, Documentary, Experimental, Multimedia, Music Video, and Narrative Fiction with running time under 45 mins. Filmmaker must designate whether they are considered a U.S or International Student Filmmaker with proof of enrollment. Along with your official entry, please email info@studentfilmfest.com with a clear and current photocopy of the filmmaker’s student ID or a signed statement from a school official printed on school letterhead stating that the filmmaker was a student when he/she made the film. Please be sure to include your Withoutabox Tracking ID within the email. Applicants who DO NOT email their student ID or proof of enrollment after completing the Withoutabox entry form will not be considered eligible for the Festival and will not receive a refund of any or all submission fees.