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29-May-2015 7:21am PDT  

 

Seoul International Agape Film Festival

11 Annual: May 22, 2014 to May 31, 2014

  Short Films

 
 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

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

All fees will be charged in
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Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
March 23, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *


March 27, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *


March 30, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *


March 31, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 10-Apr-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-May-2012


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution



2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 3    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 3    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 3    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
SDV    
DCP    
AVCHD    
MiniDV    
DigiBeta    
DVCAM    
HDCAM    
DVCPro    
DVCPro50    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements
A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director


Prizes & Awards
This category is a competition.


Agape Prize
Agape Prize : 5,000,000 Won (Approx. USD $5,000) + a trophy
Cash Award Value: 5,000,000 South Korean Won
This prize is shared with other categories.


Jury Prize
Jury Prize : 2,000,000 Won (Approx. USD $2,000) + a trophy
Cash Award Value: 2,000,000 South Korean Won
This prize is shared with other categories.


Audience Award
Audience Award : 500,000 Won (Approx. USD $500) + a trophy
Cash Award Value: 500,000 South Korean Won
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Performance(Actor/Actress)
Best Performance (Actor/Actress) : 500,000 Won (Approx. USD $500) + a trophy
Cash Award Value: 500,000 South Korean Won
This prize is shared with other categories.


Category Rules
11th SEOUL INTERNATIONAL AGAPE FILM FESTIVAL
- International Short Film Competition Rules & Regulations -

1. ORGANIZATION
The 11th Seoul International Agape Film Festival is hosted by SIAFF Organizing Committee and organized by SIAFF Executive Committee.

2. OBJECTIVES
The purpose of SIAFF is to introduce outstanding short films and to discover and sponsor film talents through awards. Also, SIAFF aims to activate creating short films and to diversify film culture.

3. OVERVIEW
1) Official Title : The 11th Seoul International Agape Film Festival
2) Date : from May 22(Thur) to May 31(Sat), 2014
3) Host : SIAFF Organizing Committee
4) Organizer : SIAFF Executive Committee

4. AWARDS
- Agape Prize : 5,000,000 Won (Approx. USD $5,000), a trophy
- Jury Prize : 2,000,000 Won (Approx. USD $2,000), a trophy
- Audience Award : 500,000 Won (Approx. USD $500), a trophy
- Best Performance (Actor/Actress) : 500,000 Won (Approx. USD $500), a trophy

5. ELIGIBILITY OF INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION
- Films completed after May, 2012
- Running time should be under 30 minutes
- Films of any genres (fiction, animation, documentary, experimental) can besubmitted.
- All entries must be either in English or subtitled in English. Dialogue lists are not accepted.
- There is NO entry fee.

6. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
- Online Submission
Please complete the online submission Withoutabox in the period of regular submission or you can use WETRANSFER https://www.wetransfer.com ] to send your film file.

* Mailing Address:
Please send your Submission form and screener to:
Program Team, Seoul International Agape Film Festival (Film Forum)
B1 A-Dong, 527 Seongsan-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
ZIP CODE : (120-160)
TEL:+82 (0)2-743-2536
FAX:+82 (0)2-743-2532
*The applicant is responsible for expenses that relate to the submission including
shipment of screener DVD/s.
*All international shipping must be marked as below:
Non-commercial use
Non-pornographic
For cultural purposes only

7. JUDGING & SELECTIONS
- Official Selections will be selected for Festival presentation by the Seoul International Agape Film Festival Programming Team and the preliminary jury.
- If a film is selected for screening, official selections will be announced on the official website by April 10, 2014 and also will be individually notified via phone or email.
- If your film is selected, you have the right and the responsibility to exhibit your film.

8. OFFICIAL SELECTIONS : SUBMISSION
- The screening format should be 35mm film, 16mm film, Beta (NTSC),
Digi-Beta(NTSC), mini-DV, HD, HDV, DCP, MOV(ProRes 422). Non-Enlgish films must have English subtitles. ( Only under the agreement between entrants and SIAFF, other screening formats can be accepted.)
- The prints or videos of the finalists must arrive at the Seoul International Agape Film Festival office by May 1, 2014. (SIAFF will not pay for the expenses related to the shipping process)
- SIAFF priorly considers safety while dealing with films or video tapes but is not responsible for damages from unexpected accidents & natural disasters in the process of transportation.

9. SCREENING
Each film will be screened no more than 3 times during the festival period according to the international regulation. The number, date, and the theatre of screenings are determined by Seoul International Agape Film Festival.

10. USE OF PROMOTIONAL EXCERPTS
- All submitted documents would be used to publish the Seoul International Agape Film Festival catalogues.
- The excerpts from the submitted films which are selected as official selections could be used for the festival publicity. The total duration of the film excerpts (EPK clips ) is within 3 minutes.

11. ARCHIVE
- The films of Official Selections will be archived as the form of Beta (NTSC), Digi-Beta(NTSC), mini-DV, HD, HDV, DCP with the consent of the copyright holders in order to screen the films for the non-profit purporses, education and research, after fhe festival. If necessary, SIAFF may request copyright holders to send a digial format on SIAFF’s expenses.
- All films of SIAFF may be re-screened at the non-commercial screenings organized by Seoul International Agape Film Festival or other touring international film screening.
- The 11th Seoul International Agape Film Festival aims to produce special screenings on broadcasting. In this case, the films will be screened with the consent of the copyright holder.

12. AGREEMENT
It is assumed that regulations are in force once film distributors, agents, or producers submit their signed entry form to Seoul International Agape Film Festival.