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24-Apr-2014 10:02pm PDT  

 

SFF-rated ATHENS (Intl Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival of Athens)

9 Annual: March 20, 2014 to March 26, 2014

  Short Film

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
October 15, 2013
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *


November 15, 2013
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00


December 15, 2013
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00


December 31, 2013
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 31-Jan-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 3 minutes to 30 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2009


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
French
Greek

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
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EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
French
Greek
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is requested but not required, including:


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Short Supreme - Audience Award
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Best Idea - Audience Award


CATEGORY RULES
IF YOUR PREVIOUS SUBMISSION TO US WAS ACCEPTED, YOU ARE ENTITLED TO A WAIVER FEE. READ THE GENERAL RULES

Duration: Short Film must be longer than 3 minutes, and shorter than 30 minutes.
Film Category: Given the duration constraints above, we only accept produced films that are shorts, narrative fiction or animation.
Genres: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sci-Fi Action, Sci-Fi Fantasy.
Niches: None. Come as you are.
Date of Production: Films must have been completed after January 1st, 2009.
Country or region: No constraint - come whence you are.
Premiere - Distribution status: we don’t care if your film has already been screened or even commercialized - our job is to spread the word around in new audiences.
Deadlines: Please make our day - and help your pocket a little. Don’t wait for the last minute to submit your film - our eyes will be more demanding then.
Prizes: Audience Awards: Short Supreme, Best Idea.
Exhibition - Preview format: On line Secure Screeners, electronic formats over the web, lastly, DVD in NTSC or PAL.
Language: We‘re Greeks. So we will accept any spoken language as long as we can understand how to subtitle it. So we will need the dialogue list in English or in French or in Spanish. Moreover, we will need a timed dialogue list, if you are selected.
Press kit: Upload stills from the film in WAB, together with a poster of the film - we will be using both. If poster is too big in MB, wait until your submission is accepted.
Special Acceptance Case: We reserve the right to accept your film for screening out-of-competition, if we feel that it is worth viewing but not yet mature enough to compete, or if it belongs to a tangent genre.