Seattle Shorts Film Festival

5 Annual November 14, 2015 to November 15, 2015

 
Category

College Student Shorts

 

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 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
April 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
May 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
June 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 1, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 5 minutes to 30 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
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Sponsor:Seattle Shorts Film Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

1. Films must not exceed 30 minutes in length, including credits.
2. All non-English language films must have English subtitles or no dialogue.
3. A separate entry fee is required for each submission.
4. Preview DVDs must be labeled with the title, running time and contact information and WAB #.
5. Preview DVDs will not be returned unless a prepaid postage envelope is provided.
6. Submissions may NOT be withdrawn from the Festival once they have been entered, except at the sole discretion of the Festival.
7. All selected films may be excerpted (up to 2 minutes) for publicity purposes.
8. After selection, notification letters will be sent electronically: all acceptance letters will be accompanied by a telephone call: please provide an email address, and telephone number.
9. Entry fee for this category is $10.00. Proof that the film was shot while attending college or university MUST be included with the submission. ie photocopy of Student ID As well as the University the student filmmaker was attending.
10. Do NOT send your DVD via Fed Ex or any other special delivery. U.S. regular mail only.