5th Annual

Q Fest: San Antonio LGBT International Film Festival

October 12, 2018 to October 14, 2018

 
Category

Comedy Short

 

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 30, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Student Fee 5.00 *
Regular Deadline
August 11, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
September 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
September 22, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 20.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
September 24, 2018

RUNTIME
Information not provided.

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

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
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DVD
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BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Mobile
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Mobile
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  FILM

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place

Category Rules

This category should focus on comedic situations and story lines that bring a smile to the audience. The goal of the filmmaker should be to get as many laughs as possible from their storytelling. Comedy should be the driving force of the film and should generally end in a happy ending for the characters. A Comedy Short will be less than 45 minutes in length with a preference for films 45 minutes and below.