15th Annual

Santa Cruz Film Festival

October 11, 2017 to October 15, 2017

 
Category

Narrative Feature (50+ min)

 

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 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Regular Deadline
May 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Late Deadline
June 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 85.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
August 1, 2017

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 50 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

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
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  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
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  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

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EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Narrative Feature

Audience Choice Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Director’s Award for Artistic Merit
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

PROGRAMMING INFORMATION

Films may be screened more than once during the Festival.

The Festival covers one-way shipping. In case of loss or damage while in possession of the Festival, the responsibility of the Festival is limited to the costs of repair or replacement of the print or tape material only.

Student and Local filmmakers please include proof of enrollment and/or Santa Cruz/Monterey County residency.

Please avoid large plastic cases for DVDs. Use paper sleeves whenever possible. The Festival has limited storage.

Use bubble mailers instead of fiber mailers.