8th Annual

Williamsburg International Film Festival

September 09, 2016 to September 11, 2016

 
Category

Commercials

 

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
February 20, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 20.00 *
Regular Deadline
April 9, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
May 14, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 30.00
Student Fee 35.00 25.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 28, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 35.00
Student Fee 45.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 6, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 7 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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

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 COMMERCIAL
1. Winning spot will play in screening block at festival on Saturday evening. 2. Beautiful certificate 3. Featured on website 4. Full festival pass for winner and guest 5. Invitation to networking opportunities with filmmakers
Sponsor:WILLiFEST

Category Rules

For submission questions, please refer to our Submissions FAQ on the festival website at www.willifest.com.