12th Annual

Sydney Underground Film Festival

September 13, 2018 to September 16, 2018

 
Category

Short Films

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Australian Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
March 26, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
With Rejection letter discount 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
April 30, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
With Rejection letter discount 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
May 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
With Rejection letter discount 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 25, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
With Rejection letter discount 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
Approximately July 30, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

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

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
More awards TBA
Sponsor:Sponsor TBA

Category Rules

* Short films are classified as any film under 30 minutes (not any longer than 29:59 minutes).

• If selected, we will send you the film requirements with your acceptance letter. We require screening copies by Aug 17, 2018.

• It is the responsibility of the entrant to pay for all shipping costs to and from the festival in regards to submission and exhibition copies. Otherwise, the submission/exhibition materials will be kept by the festival.

• Please DO NOT send extra promotional material! It is NOT necessary - a cover letter is fine for any info you wish to inform us of, but otherwise please do not waste your money sending posters, postcards, photos etc. Thank you.