21st Annual

Marblehead Festival of Arts Short Film Festival

July 05, 2019 to July 06, 2019

 
Category

Narrative Comedy

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Regular Deadline
April 26, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately May 31, 2019

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 15 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
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Show
Best of Show is for all Categories
Sponsor:Marblehead Festival of Arts
Cash Award Value: 125 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Outstanding Work
This is one award that is applicable to all catergories
Sponsor:Marblehead Festival of Arts
Cash Award Value: 50 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Honorable Mention
Certificate/Ribbon
Sponsor:Marblehead Festival of Arts
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

•Film genres considered: Comedy, Drama, Documentary, Animation, Music Video.
•Films must not exceed a 15-minute running time.
•Films produced within the past two years are preferred
•Entries must be submitted on an online screener.
•Adult Division submissions include ages 19 and up.
•Adult submissions must be accompanied by a entry fee of $20 per film.
•Submission deadline: Friday April 26, 2019.

The Festival does have an entry category for Student/Youth which is defined as persons between ages of 12--18 who may be current or former students. There is no entry fee for this category. However, those entering in this category must enter through the Marblehead Festival of Arts website (marbleheadfestival.org) only.