59th Annual

San Francisco International Film Festival

April 21, 2016 to May 05, 2016

 
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
October 7, 2013
Regular Discounted
Works under 50 minutes 105.00 100.00
Regular Deadline
November 4, 2013
Regular Discounted
Works under 50 minutes 115.00 110.00
Late Deadline
December 2, 2013
Regular Discounted
Works under 50 minutes 150.00 145.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 31, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 50 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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP  
HDCAM  
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Golden Gate Award for Best Television Narrative -- Short Form

Category Rules

Narrative works under 50 minutes, specifically financed and produced for broadcast.

Premiere telecast of the entry must have been on or after January 1, 2013. Winners of the Television categories are determined before the Festival.

Deadlines are postmarked dates.