13th Annual

Orlando Film Festival

October 18, 2018 to October 25, 2018

 
Category

Short Film Competition

 

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 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Alumni Fee 30.00 *
Regular Deadline
April 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Alumni Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
May 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Alumni Fee 30.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
June 30, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Alumni Fee 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 1, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

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 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short Film
Valencia Motion Pictures in-kind award
Sponsor:Orlando Film Festival
Value of Goods/Services: 50,000 U.S. Dollar

Audience Choice Award
Sponsor:Orlando Film Festival

Best Animated Short Film
Sponsor:Orlando Film Festival

Best Foreign Short Film
Sponsor:Orlando Film Festival

Category Rules

Short Films are considered any film with a length less than 40 minutes.