5th Annual

Mammoth Lakes Film Festival

May 22, 2019 to May 26, 2019

 
Category

Narrative Short Film

 

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
December 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
January 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
February 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 5, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately April 9, 2019

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2017

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
Film Gauge
  8mm
  16mm
  35mm

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Grand Jury First Place Narrative Short
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Films may have screened in other festivals but we do not accept films with past theatrical release/ distribution or that have been broadcast (televised) anywhere in the U.S. before May 31, 2019.

Films must be submitted as an online screener.
Do not send us masters.

No Fee Waivers are available. Entry fees are non-refundable.

No music videos or commercials.

We do consider works in progress, but your film needs to be close to completion and if selected it must be completed before March 31, 2019.

Do not send a press kit until your film has been selected.

All Non-English language films must have legible English subtitles.

Multiple submissions must have separate forms and appropriate fees.

The selection committees’ decisions are final.

If your film is selected your screening print and one backup must arrive by May 1, 2019.

If your film is selected you must provide two high-resolution screen shots and 2-3 DVDs and a secured digital link of your film for press no later than April 25, 2019. You will also be asked to provide press materials and a trailer for the website, posters and flyers.

All filmmakers under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian submit for you.