13th Annual

Los Angeles Women's International Film Festival

March 23, 2017 to March 26, 2017

 
Category

Documentary Competition

 

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 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
October 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
October 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
WAB Extended Deadline
October 22, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 6, 2017

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest - Documentary
Prize packages are usually valued at $5000.00. Past prizes have been sponsored by: Baseline Studio System, Avid Adobe, Final Draft, Script Magazine, Hollywood Reporter and Animation Magazine,Amtrak and Burke Williams
Sponsor:TBA

Category Rules

Films must have been completed after January 1, 2014.


Films written and directed by men will be considered if they have strong leading women characters. All other films must be directed and written by women. Male producing partners okay.

All films in a language other than English must be subtitled in English for festival presentation.

Filmmakers must deliver final format for festival presentation by March 1st..

Participants agree that their film or clips from it and all other material related to their project may be used and/or published in the festival event program, festival web site and for any promotional purposes which the festival deems appropriate.

Exhibition copies of films will be returned to filmmakers. Screeners will not be returned.

We request film stills at the time of submission. Please send 3-5 film images. We do not need production stills of filmmakers and crew.