4th Annual

Hollywood Short Film Festival

January 11, 2020 to January 11, 2020

 
Category

Short Drama

 

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, Phase 1
January 27, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 2
February 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 3
February 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 4
February 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 5
March 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 6
March 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 7
March 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 8
April 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 9
April 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Earlybird Deadline, Phase 10
April 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 1
May 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 2
May 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 3
May 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 4
June 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 5
June 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 6
June 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 7
July 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 8
July 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 9
July 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 10
August 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 11
August 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Regular Deadline, Phase 12
August 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Late Deadline, Phase 1
September 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Late Deadline, Phase 2
September 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Late Deadline, Phase 3
September 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Late Deadline, Phase 4
October 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Late Deadline, Phase 5
October 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Late Deadline, Phase 6
October 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Extended Deadline, Phase 1
November 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Extended Deadline, Phase 2
November 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Extended Deadline, Phase 3
November 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Extended Deadline, Phase 4
December 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *
Extended Deadline, Phase 5
December 18, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 24.00 *
Student Fee 22.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
December 30, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 60 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

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    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
SDV    
VCD    
HDCAM    
DVCAM    
DigiBeta    
MiniDV    
Other    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
VHS    
SVHS    
3/4 U-Matic    
BetaSP    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM
Film Gauge
  8mm
  16mm
  35mm
  IMAX

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  DCP
  HDCAM
  Sony HDCAM
Virtual Reality (VR)
  Oculus Rift
  HTC VIVE
  360° Video (Gear VR / Google Cardboard)
  Samsung Gear VR with Controller

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Golden Plaque
Value of Goods/Services: 200 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

HSFF is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening (including but not limited to multiple screenings in multiple U.S. and International locations), and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless HSFF from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.