Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival

6 Annual November 06, 2015 to November 12, 2015

 
Category

Feature Film

 

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
March 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
July 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
September 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 14, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 50.00
Student Fee 60.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 14, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: From 75 minutes to 145 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

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    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
We offer a Best Feature Film certificate in each of the following categories: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Action, Thriller, Animation, Cult and Fan Film. However, we reserve the right to combine categories at our discretion, based on the number of quality features we select..

Category Rules

1. Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival accepts Feature, Medium Length and Short films in the following genres: science fiction, fantasy, horror, action, thriller, animation, cult and fan films.

2. All films must be submitted to the festival on DVD or via online screener for previewing, and on NTSC DVD or Blu-ray for screening.

3. Each submission must include an entry fee, brief synopsis (1 or sentences), key credits, and an NTSC DVD or online screener for preview purposes.

4. The filmmaker is responsible for all shipping costs.

5. Submission copies will be returned if a pre-paid mailer is included.

6. DVDs must be clearly labeled with the title of film, the running time, tracking number and contact information.

7. Non-English language films must be dubbed or subtitled.

8.The packages for all foreign entries should have "No Commercial Value - For Cultural Purposes Only" clearly marked on them.

9. Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival is not liable for any damage or loss suffered during shipping, previewing, or screening.

10. Your digital signature on the entry form authorizes us to use excerpts from your film for marketing purposes on television, in advertising, promotional items and/or news and other programs.

11. If your film is accepted for screening at the festival, you will be asked to immediately forward: stills, an online trailer, a poster and/or one-sheets.

12. Entrants are responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses, royalties, release forms, clearances, permits necessary to present their work. Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival is not responsible for any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, or royalty infringement related to the work.

13. Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival reserves the right to make any necessary changes in festival scheduling. All submitting filmmakers will be notified of any regulation or date changes that affect them. Any changes to regulations after a submitter has already submitted will not apply to them.

14. Selected entries will be notified on or before October. 14th, 2013.

Please e-mail comments, questions and concerns to buffalodreamsfilmfest@gmail.com