4th Annual

The Melbourne Documentary Film Festival

July 19, 2019 to July 29, 2019

 
Category

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
December 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
February 25, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
March 25, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
April 22, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
May 31, 2019

RUNTIME
Information not provided.

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0
REGION 4
BLU-RAY
REGION 4
Mobile
REGION 4

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0
REGION 4
BLU-RAY
REGION 4
Mobile
REGION 4

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Slides
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White Print
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Cash Award Value: 1,000 Australian Dollar

Category Rules

The Melbourne Documentary Film Festival is a competitive film festival and has 12 award categories, known as the Ozstars, which you can enter, they include:

Supreme Jury Prize Winner 
Best International Documentary 
Best Australian Documentary 
Best Australian Short Documentary 
Best International Short Documentary 
Best Melbourne Documentary (short and feature)
Best Indigenous Documentary
Best Music Documentary
Best Environmental Documentary
Best Emerging Director
Audience Choice Award (short and feature)
Wildcard Award
Best Expanded Interdisciplinary Project