27th Annual

aGLIFF: The Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival

September 10, 2014 to September 14, 2014

 
Category

Narrative Short

 

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
May 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
June 15, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 22, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 8, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 60 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

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
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> 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.

Special Jury Award
Awarded to the best Narrative Short in competition. Prizes include $100 cash, one (1) All-Access badge to next year's Polari festival, and a custom digital laurel!
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Cash Award Value: 100 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 150 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Choice Award
Polari Audiences are invited to rate each film. We tabulate the results and announce a winner!
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Non-Profit Awards
Austin-based nonprofit organizations are invited to award a special prize to a film that addresses their mission-related activities.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

JURIED COMPETITION SELECTION

For a film to be invited to Juried Competition, it MUST qualify as a Texas premier and comply with all Entry Guidelines and Terms and Conditions.

Selection of films to competition will be made by nomination of the Program Selection Committee, with final approval from the Artistic Director.

Notification of Juried Competition selection will be made on or before August 15, 2014.

All Jury Awards will be announced at the festival.