Topanga Film Festival

11 Annual July 30, 2015 to August 02, 2015

 
Category

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
March 14, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
April 14, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
May 19, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 2, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 40.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately June 7, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 15 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
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Prizes TBD
Please check back at festival website for prize and award details as they are confirmed. Last year's awards are as follows:

"Coveted Coyote Award"
For Best Director. Handcrafted by local artist.
Sponsor:Sponsor Pending
Value of Goods/Services: 30,000 U.S. Dollar

Other prizes may also be awarded from our in-kind sponsors EVS, Final Draft, Logitec and Showbiz Cafe — and others as they sign on.

Category Rules

To be considered for the competition films must be between 1-25 min. in length. Ideal length is 2 - 10 minutes! Films over 30 min. can be considered for one of the few showcase screenings.