Isle of Wight Film Festival

8 Annual August 11, 2015 to August 15, 2015

 
Category

Isle of Wight

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in United Kingdom Pound
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 1, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from Isle of Wight

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0
REGION 1
REGION 2
REGION 3
REGION 4
REGION 5
REGION 6
BLU-RAY
REGION 0
REGION 1
REGION 2
REGION 3
REGION 4
REGION 5
REGION 6

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2  
REGION 3  
REGION 4  
REGION 5  
REGION 6  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0
REGION 1
REGION 2
REGION 3
REGION 4
REGION 5
REGION 6
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
A hand made glass award from the Isle of Wight
Sponsor:Whatever Pictures
Cash Award Value: 150 United Kingdom Pound

Category Rules

Entry Rules:
1. The IOWFF is open to UK as well as international films in one of the following categories:

Best Human Rights Short
Best Drama Short
Best Environmental Short
Best IOW short
Best Feature


2. All film entries must be submitted on DVD to be considered for selection and received by the postal or online receipt deadline of 10th May 2015

NTSC and PAL submissions will be accepted, as will Region 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

3. We cannot return DVD entries under normal circumstances. Please contact us if you wish to request this.

4. If selected to be showcased during the event, all Blu Ray’s must be received by 1st August 2015

5. All photos provided must be clearly identified on the back. Photos will not be returned & may be used for any festival promotions.

6. Films which have been broadcast on Television, Cable or have had an international theatrical release prior to the IOWFF are NOT eligible for any competition but may be screened, out of competition.

7. Non-English language produced films must have English subtitles or be dubbed in English.

8. All entrants certify that they have been given full rights to use any and all music in their films.

9. Film Producers are responsible for insurance and shipment costs of films to IOWFF

10. The title of the work and name of entrant must be on all mailing containers, labels, can reels and film leaders.

11. If you choose not to submit via Withoutabox, you can also submit via postal mail, and pay the submission fee via PayPal and send us an signed entry form.

48A LARCOM STREET
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Award Categories:
12. All film entries will be considered for the Jury and Audience Award competition. Jury Award winners will be selected by a panel of active film industry professionals. All films go through a screening process and are reviewed by at least two film industry professionals.

13. Winners agree to participate in the publicity for the Festival as well as other promotional events, including the website. The determination of the winners is final.

14. Jury Film Award categories:

Best Human Rights Short
Best Drama Short
Best Environmental Short
Best IOW short
Best Feature

17. Selected winning film entries will be notified by 1st Sept, 2015. Jury Award and audience award winners will be announced at the Closing Night "It's A Wrap" Party. An Awards Certificate will be awarded to the winners. Some Award categories may have co-sponsors providing prizes. One award or prize will be given to the individual designated on the official entry form.

Accepted Filmmakers Or Screenwriters
18. Filmmakers or screenwriters accepted and are attending the festival are responsible for travel, lodging, and all other expenses.

19. Filmmakers or screenwriters accepted into the IOWFF – will receive the following:

Two(2) festival passes per submitted film to see all the festival films FREE
Admittance for filmmakers to the "Opening Night Event" or the "It's A Wrap Party"
Film prints and other film material will be handled with utmost care. However, neither the IOWFF staff nor supporting theater organizations staff can assume responsibility for damage or loss of the print and other film materials, en route or otherwise, during the course of the festival’s possession of the print.

All stated information, eligibility and submission guidelines, terms and conditions of entry, and entry information is subject to change by the ISLE OF WIGHT FILM FESTIVAL without notice.