14th Annual

Vail Film Festival

March 30, 2017 to April 02, 2017

 
Category

Student Films

 

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
December 5, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
December 23, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
January 25, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 5, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 17, 2017

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

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
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Student Film
Designated Vail Film Festival Press Release to national media announcing the Film Competition Winners, and listing the film as the Best Student Film winner of the 2017 Vail Film Festival. Announcement as winner of the Best Student Film at the Official Awards Ceremony covered by national media. Announcement as Best Student Film winner in festival newsletter and listing on festival website and in Official festival program guide. 2 Filmmaker Passes to the 2018 Vail Film Festival.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Value of Goods/Services: 1,500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

The 2017 festival will have a special focus on work by female filmmakers. All films submitted and screened at the 2017 event must have one woman involved as either director, producer, or screenwriter.

For questions, email info@vailfilmfestival.org