Filmmakers, Withoutabox
  Not logged in
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Spanish
18-Apr-2014 8:43am PDT  

 

SCI-FI-LONDON: The London International Festival of Science Fiction and Fantastic Film

14 Annual: April 25, 2014 to May 05, 2014

  SCI-FI Short Film

 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 United Kingdom Pound
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
January 5, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 18.00


January 25, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00


February 5, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 28.00 22.00


February 20, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 25.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 30-Mar-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 15 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Dec-2012


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in London


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2  
REGION 3  
REGION 4  
REGION 5  
REGION 6  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 2    
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2  
REGION 3  
REGION 4  
REGION 5  
REGION 6  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 2    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Audience Choice Award
Audience Award for Best Short Film (year)
Sponsor:No Sponsor


1st Place
Best Short Film (year)
Sponsor:No Sponsor


CATEGORY RULES
Submitting to SCI-FI-LONDON is easy.

1. We accept films made up to 16months prior to each festival
2. We require a screener on DVD (PAL or NTSC) or via WAB
3. If we like the film, it's in!
4. We will need 3 stills and a synopsis BUT ONLY when accepted (please update your entry on WAB so we can grab what we need ASAP)
5. Any language accepted but must have English Subs (if necessary)
6. Judges decision is final
7. If you want your stuff back, put in an pre-paid envelope
8. Save some money - don't send press kits, photos or presentation folders, we will request these IF and only IF, your film is accepted.
9. If accepted, we may wish to include your film online at www.sci-fi-london.tv - it is important that you inform us if you DO NOT want your movie to appear on our online festival. and webTV service.
10. Short films under 15 mins are preferred

We are very keen to work with you on premiereing your film to the World! - talk to us about making your showcase as exciting as possible.

** Please note: We are careful to watch and evaluate every film that is submitted to our festival. Therefore, if you submitted in a previous year and were not accepted, please make sure that you have significantly changed your film (new sound mix, different ending, re-edited, shortened etc) before you submit again. Thank you!