12th Annual

Vail Film Festival

March 26, 2015 to March 29, 2015

 
Category

 

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
July 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Regular Deadline
August 30, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
September 30, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
October 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 1, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

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
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
The Best Documentary Short Film receives the 2015 Best Documentary Short award, given at the festival awards ceremony, with national press in attendance. Winner will be included in press release listing of all festival award winners. Winner will also be included in the festival newsletter, and will receive 2 VIP Passes to the 2016 Vail Film Festival.
Value of Goods/Services: 1,500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

For questions, email docs@vailfilmfestival.org.