9th Annual

Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival

March 17, 2016 to March 20, 2016

 
Category

Documentary 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
July 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
August 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
September 11, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 18, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 35.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 7, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 50 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
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

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 requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Jury Prize - Short
This prize is shared with other categories.

Critic's Award - Short
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Award
Award given based on votes by Audience during SDFF 2015

Programmers Award
SDFF Programmers will choose an award for the best short doc that best represents the festival and the year of programming.

Category Rules

Do not send DVDs. Please provide online screener link.

Contact us at jasonp@sebarts.org about online screener submissions.