36th Annual

Miami Film Festival

March 01, 2019 to March 10, 2019

 
Category

The $10,000 Made in MIA Award

 

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
June 29, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Made in MIA Award eligible Short 45.00 40.00
Regular Deadline
July 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Made in MIA Award eligible Short 55.00 50.00
Late Deadline
August 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00
Made in MIA Award eligible Short 65.00 60.00
WAB Extended Deadline
October 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00
Made in MIA Award eligible Short 100.00 95.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 15, 2019

RUNTIME
Information not provided.

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2018

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from FL

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Shorts will not have premiere requirements, Features MUST be at least Florida premiere

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
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

The $10,000 Made in MIA Award
The $10,000 Made in MIA Award is a cash prize to the filmmaker of the jury-selected best film of any genre and any length in the Festival’s Official Selection that features a qualitatively/quantitatively substantial portion of its content (story, setting and actual filming location) in South Florida, from West Palm to the Keys, and that most universally demonstrates a common ground of pride, emotion, and faith for the South Florida community.
Sponsor:Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival
Cash Award Value: 10,000 U.S. Dollar

Audience Award for Best Feature Film
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Award for Best Short Film

The $2,500 Poster Design Award
The $2,500 Poster Design Award is a cash prize split between the producer and the poster designer of the jury-selected best poster (representation of its film for marketing purposes) of all films, regardless of genre or length, with completed posters in the Official Selection.
Cash Award Value: 2,500 U.S. Dollar

The $2,500 Trailer Award
The $2,500 Trailer Award is a cash prize split between the producer and the trailer editor of the jury-selected best trailer (representation of its film for marketing purposes) of all films, regardless of genre or length, with completed trailers in the Official Selection.
Cash Award Value: 2,500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Rules specific to this category not provided. Read the festival's General Rules.