Bluestocking Film Series

5 Annual July 17, 2015 to July 18, 2015

 
Category

Narrative Short

 

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
January 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
March 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Late Deadline
May 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 22, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately May 29, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in ME

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
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .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
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
The Audience Choice award for "Best in Fest" will be chosen by highest number of votes by blind ballot. Voting is conducted directly after screenings during our annual event. All films in competition from either category are eligible for the Audience Choice Award.
Sponsor:TBD
Cash Award Value: 50 U.S. Dollar

Special Jury Award
A special Jury Award will be awarded to a film chosen by the jury and presented at the annual event. Exact value is to be determined.
Sponsor:TBD

Category Rules

Guidelines for Submission:

1. The film must feature a female protagonist in the leading role.

2. The film must also pass The Bechdel Test which means it features at least 2 women/girl characters who talk to each other about something other than a man (or men or boys).

3. Short narrative fiction films (of any genre) not exceeding 30 minutes in length (including titles and credits). NO documentaries will be considered.

All inquiries, bluestockingfilmseries@gmail.com.