18th Annual

Woodstock Film Festival

October 11, 2017 to October 15, 2017

 
Category

Narrative

 

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
April 9, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
May 14, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
June 11, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 60.00 55.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 2, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00
Student Fee 90.00 85.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 15, 2017

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0
REGION 1
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  Other - Digital

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Awards for Best Narrative and Doc Features
See complete details at http://www.woodstockfilmfestival.com/awards2015.php
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Feature Narrative
See complete details at http://www.woodstockfilmfestival.com/awards2015.php
Sponsor:Gigantic Pictures
Cash Award Value: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

Ultra Indie Award
The Ultra Indie Award is presented to the best film with a budget under $500K. See complete details at http://www.woodstockfilmfestival.com/awards2015.php
Sponsor:Gray Krauss Stratford Des Rochers LLP
Cash Award Value: 2,000 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar

The Haskell Wexler Award for Best Cinematography
The winner of the Haskell Wexler Award is personally chosen by Academy Award winning Cinematographer Haskell Wexler. Previous winners have been presented with 15000 in goods and services by Panavision for the 2014 winner please see http://www.woodstockfilmfestival.com/press/releases/2014_10_maverick_awards.htm. For details on the 2015 Award please see www.woodstockfilmfestival.com.
Sponsor:Panavision, NY

James Lyons Editing Award
The Maverick Award for Excellence in Film Editing will be presented in two categories: Narrative Feature Film and Documentary. Technicolor Postworks provided the winner in 2014 with DCP Services. The Woodstock Film Festival is now one of the only major film festivals to honor excellence in editing, according to those in the industry. 2014 Award recipients can be found at http://www.woodstockfilmfestival.com/press/releases/2014_10_maverick_awards.htm, final details of the 2015 award will be posted www.woodstockfilmfestival.com
Sponsor:Technicolor-Postworks NY
Value of Goods/Services: 4,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Film must be a Hudson Valley Premiere.

Film must have been completed within the last 2 years .

All rights must be cleared.

Previous screening information must be filled in, in order to be considered.

Not all invited films will be selected for competition.

We prefer a VIMEO or other online link to your film rather than a DVD.

DVD's MUST be clearly labeled with film title and WAB number, please do not include paper labels on DVDs.

You may submit a Bluray, but please also include a regular DVD.

Please do not submit press kits they are not used in the preview process and will be recycled. Please save your time, energy, money and the environment. Thank you so much and we look forward to viewing your film.