8th Annual

DOC NYC

November 09, 2017 to November 16, 2017

 
Category

Only in New York (Works-in-Progress Features or Webseries)

 

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
March 3, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
April 7, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
June 2, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
September 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 25, 2017

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
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DigiBeta    
HDCAM    
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Pitch Perfect Award
Award details to be announced on docnyc.net

Category Rules

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

- Submissions are open to nonfiction works-in-progress features or
series proposals in any genre or style.
- Submitted works-in-progress must be on track to be completed within
1-2 years, with at least 50% of their budget already in place.
- Projects will be selected based on their artistic merit, ability to
engage an audience, and potential for success in the marketplace.


SUBMISSIONS GUIDELINES:

- Filmmakers must submit a 2-5 minute video work sample, one-page
project description, and simple budget.
- Video work samples must be submitted as Vimeo links or Withoutabox
Secure Online Screeners only; DOC NYC does not accept DVDs or Blu-rays for this purpose.
- If you change your Vimeo link, or the password connected to it, make
sure to email the updated information to submissions@docnyc.net.
- If your project is in a language other than English, your submission
video work sample must be subtitled or dubbed in English, and the remaining submission materials - description and budget - must be in English.
- Applicants may submit more than one project to Pitch Perfect, but
each project must be accompanied by its own Entry Form and Entry Fee.
- While the Entry Fee is non-refundable, Pitch Perfect applicants who
are not selected will be provided with a discount on select DOC NYC Passes, to be determined.
- All entrants will be notified of their status on or around September 18,
2017 via e-mail.
- Please keep us informed of any changes regarding your contact
information by emailing submissions@docnyc.net
- Due to the number of submissions received, DOC NYC unfortunately
cannot provide feedback on any entries.
- For questions regarding submissions, see DOC NYC FAQs or email
submissions@docnyc.net with ENTRIES in the subject line.