8th Annual

Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles

September 21, 2016 to September 28, 2016

 
Category

Documentary Feature

 

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
February 28, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
May 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
June 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 110.00 100.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 14, 2016

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 55 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
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DigiBeta    
HDCAM    
DCP    
Film Gauge
  35mm

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
> Statement by the Director
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Best Documentary Feature may come with goods/services prizes. TBA.

Category Rules

Only FEATURE (Non-Music) Documentaries should apply here. Short Format Documentary and Music Documentary have their own categories, respectively.