6th Annual

Sunscreen Film Festival West

October 05, 2018 to October 07, 2018

 
Category

Documentary Shorts

 

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
June 11, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 9, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
July 30, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 27, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 31, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 25 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
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short Documentary
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Director
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Documentary Shorts must be under 25 minutes in length.
They may include any form in any genre and originate from anywhere in the world. Non-English speaking films in this category are eligible for both the Best Short Film award and Best Foreign Language Film award.