18th Annual

Savannah Film Festival

October 24, 2015 to October 31, 2015

 
Category

Supernatural Stories

 

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, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
June 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 40.00
Late Deadline
July 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 7, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 30 minutes
Features: From 60 minutes to 130 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

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    

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 Supernatural Story
The winner of the Best Supernatural Story will receive an engraved acrylic award.

For selected Supernatural Stories
For selected films in this category, the festival offers 2 Industry Filmmaker passes that allow attending filmmakers access to all films, workshops, receptions and the filmmaker lounge for the duration of the festival
Sponsor:SCAD
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Short Films must not exceed 30 minutes. Features and Docs should be longer than 60 min. Running time is calculated by timing the head frame to the last frame of the ending credits.

SUPERNATURAL STORIES must feature stories containing elements of or pertaining to the supernatural. This does NOT include torture porn (Saw/Hostel, etc).

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