Filmmakers, Withoutabox
Check out our NEW Add A Project process. You can also upload and view your film in HD! Start Project
  Not logged in
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Spanish
31-Mar-2015 11:07am PDT  

 

BE FILM INTERNATIONAL FEATURES FESTIVAL

1 Annual: October 24, 2014 to October 26, 2014

  Narrative

 Switch Category
 

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 U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
July 24, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00


August 24, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00


September 24, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00


September 30, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 01-Oct-2014


RUNTIME
Features: From 45 minutes to 120 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2013


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
REGION 2    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
REGION 2    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best of Fest Award
A 2 hours screening with pre testing of the film at the Park Avenue Screening Room.
Sponsor:500 Park Avenue Screening Room
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


CATEGORY RULES
Submission info:

*All entries must be shipped prepaid.
*Do not declare a value on your submission, as this will hold it up in customs.
*Preview format must be DVD. Preview DVD’s should be clearly labeled with the title, running time and contact information (name, phone number, e-mail.) or WAB number.
*If you are submitting more than one entry, a separate submission is required for each film, although they may be mailed together.
*No DVD entries will be returned.
*NTSC and PAL submissions in all regions will be accepted.
*Films which have been broadcast on cable, television, or have had an international theatrical release outside the USA prior to BEFILMIFF are eligible for entries.
*All films must have English subtitles, or be dubbed in English.
*All entrants certify that they have been given full rights to use any or all music in their films.
*Film producers are responsible for insurance and shipping costs of films to BEFILMIFF.
*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 the signed entry form downloaded on our website.
* BEFILMIFF will not be liable for any damage to entries.
*If selected to be showcased during the festival, all screening copies must be received by October 17, 2014.
Entry fees:

Deadlines: Early bird Jul 24, 2014 $50;
Regular Aug 24, 2014 $60; late Sept 24, 2014 $70
No entries will be accepted later than Sept 30, 2014
To be eligible for consideration all entries must be postmarked by the appropriate postmark deadline listed above.
Submission address:

BEFILMIFF c/o Laurence Asseraf
422 E 72nd St. #42A
New York, NY 10021
USA
Please send any related press materials including electronic press kit to info@befilm.net

Notification:

If your film is accepted into the festival you will be notified by October 1st 2014.
We will also post a list of all accepted films on this site soon thereafter
All filmmakers attending the festival will be responsible for travel, lodging, and all other expenses incurred for their attendance.

All selected films will be automatically eligible to screen at the BEFILMGIF (BE FILM Grenadines International Festival) that will take place in the island of Bequia in the Grenadines March 13-18, 2015