Julien Dubuque International Film Festival

4 Annual April 23, 2015 to April 26, 2015

 
Category

Best 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
October 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
January 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
February 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 20, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00
Student Fee 75.00 70.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 49 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

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    
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short
$3,000 cash prize Festival Feather Award
Cash Award Value: 3,000 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 3,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

All shorts must have been completed after January 1, 2012 and must be no more than 49 minutes.

Shorts are NOT eligible for the Partial Submission Fee Reimbursement.

Preferred method of submission: ONLINE SCREENER AND (1) DVD in NTSC format sent to the JDIFF address.

The Short must be available for a festival exhibition screening on DVD.

One filmmaker from each of the Final Three (3) Nominees will receive a free trip to Dubuque, Iowa for the Festival, which includes travel and accommodations.

A representative from each of the Final Three (3) Nominees MUST BE PRESENT to win the Cash Prize of $1,000.