13th Annual

Santa Cruz Film Festival

November 13, 2014 to November 16, 2014

 
Category

Narrative Short (< 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
June 2, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
August 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 22, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 15, 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
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
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Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
A unique award is presented after all of the ballots have been tallied in this democratic fest. Announcements of winners distributed to international and national press.

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.