12th Annual

Tucson Film Festival

October 07, 2016 to October 09, 2016

 
Category

Short

 

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
July 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 30.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 25, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
August 5, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Student Fee 65.00 60.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 5, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 15 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Tucson

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
Other    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is not a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

TUCSON FILM FESTIVAL ENTRY RULES AND REGULATIONS

QUALIFICATION FOR ENTRIES: Any feature, short film or video, made for cinema, television or the Internet may be entered. Short films must be between 1 and 15 minutes in length. All submitted works must be in English or have English subtitles. Only works completed after January 1, 2015 will be accepted.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS: Works submitted for selection can be presented only via secure online screener or private digital link with password.

COMPLETED ENTRY FORM: Are submitted online only. All other submitted materials become the property of TFMF and cannot be returned.

SELECTION: All submitted works will be judged by the Festival Committee. The Festival Committee reserves the right to determine the eligibility of any project. Works will be categorized at the sole discretion of the Festival Committee. Selected entrants will be informed of their status on or around September 5, 2016.

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS: If your work is selected to screen at the Tucson Film & Music Festival, you will be required to submit: Shorts: uncompressed ProRes Quicktime (.MOV) file of your film by the requested deadline. If the Festival Office does not receive the required video file in the proper format on or before to requested deadline, the selected work may be withdrawn from the festival.

Tucson Film & Music Festival also holds the following guidelines: selected films may not screen at another local festival/event within 45 days of screening at TFMF; and films cannot be available online to view at public websites i.e. Facebook, Vimeo, YouTube, etc. from the time of acceptance until after the festival has ended.