Savannah Film Festival

18 Annual October 24, 2015 to October 31, 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
April 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 20.00
Student Fee 30.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
June 16, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 30.00
Student Fee 40.00 30.00
Late Deadline
July 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 40.00
Student Fee 50.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 15, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 50.00
Student Fee 60.00 50.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 29, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
HDCAM    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Irish Short
The Best Irish Short will receive an engraved acrylic award.

For Selected Irish Shorts
For selected World Shorts: Ireland, the Savannah Film Festival will provide up to 2 Industry passes for attending filmmakers from the short. Passes will need to be reserved up to two weeks prior to the festival.
Value of Goods/Services: 500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Short Films must not exceed 30 minutes. Running time is calculated by timing the head frame to the last frame of the ending credits.

To be considered for WORLD SHORTS: IRELAND, shorts must have been produced in IRELAND, featuring an Irish cast and crew (with some crew exceptions).

Both PROFESSIONAL and STUDENT shorts can be considered and entered in this category, additionally, if they fit the IRELAND requirement.