3rd Annual

NiFF Houston International Film Festival

October 25, 2017 to October 28, 2017

 
Category

Foreign 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
April 25, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Regular Deadline
June 25, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
August 25, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 25, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 1, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after October 1, 2012

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

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
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Foreign Short
A custom-made plaque with the name of the recipient, the film and category.

Category Rules

Submission Opens on Jan 1, 2017
All submissions must have English subtitles.
Productions must be completed after 2012
We Do Not Exhibit in any format other than DVD, .mov and Blu-Ray. So, if accepted, you must have the correct format to play in the festival.