10th Annual

DTLA Film Festival

October 17, 2018 to October 21, 2018

 
Category

Shorts

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
February 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 18.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 23.00 *
Late Deadline
August 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
August 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00
Student Fee 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 1, 2018

RUNTIME
Information not provided.

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
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  DCP
Virtual Reality (VR)
  Oculus Rift
  HTC VIVE
  360° Video (Gear VR / Google Cardboard)
  Samsung Gear VR with Controller

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Narrative Short
Best Narrative Short may come with goods/services prizes. TBA.

Best Short Documentary
Best Short Doc may come with goods/services prizes. TBA.

Best Animated Short
Best Animated Short may come with goods/services prizes. TBA.

Category Rules

This category is for all types of short films: music video, documentary, narrative, experimental, animated, etc. (Short Music Documentaries should apply in the Music Documentary category, however.)

Student Entries: Project must be submitted by a student enrolled in a school or film was made when submitter was a student. Please email copy of valid student ID or letter of enrollment from the school, email bita@dtlaff.com and sonia@dtlaff.com