16th Annual

deadCENTER Film Festival

June 08, 2016 to June 12, 2016

 
Category

 

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
November 30, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
December 30, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
January 30, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 25, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately May 1, 2013

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2012

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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
MiniDV    
DVCAM    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Winner will receive a one of a kind award created by local artists.
Sponsor:deadCENTER Film Festival
Value of Goods/Services: 500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

1. Films that have been previously screened publicly in theatres in the US, aired on US television, or are available online for viewing in their entirety (as part of a distribution plan) prior to or during the festival are NOT eligible to screen. Films that have screened at other festivals or as a part of a festival’s online program are allowed.
2. Films must be available for the festival exhibition on 35mm, BluRay, hard drives or media files with an optical soundtrack, titles included.
3. Films produced in languages other than English must have English sub-titles.
4. Each film entry MUST include entry fee, 3-Line, medium and long synopsis, director's bio, electronic promotional photo, and two DVDs (NTSC only) for preview purposes. An online screener in addition to the two DVD copies is highly encouraged.
5. The deadCENTER Film Festival will take all possible care in the handling of entries. The Festival cannot be responsible for damage or loss to films or DVDs while in our possession or in transit.
6. Your entry authorizes deadCENTER Film Festival to use clips of your film for marketing and promotional purposes on television, online, in advertising, news and/or other media, Short films may be included on a compilation DVD screened as part of our statewide education and promotion program around Oklahoma.
7. If your film is accepted to screen at the festival, you will be asked to immediately forward: Color promotional stills, poster, and/or one-sheets and electronic press kits.
8. Entry confirms and warrants required legal authority to submit the entry into the festival and to use ALL music, images, and content in the entry. This means that when you submit your film, you are guaranteeing that you have the permission to submit. And, by submitting, you guarantee that all of the music and image rights have been secured.
9. Students must include proof of student status (copy of student ID) at the time of production.
10. All checks may be made out to the deadCENTER Film Festival.



All submissions and requests for further information should be addressed to:

deadCENTER Film Festival
PO Box 1725
Oklahoma City OK 73101

For FedEx or UPS deliveries:

deadCENTER Film Festival
1015 N. Broadway Ave
Suite 301
Oklahoma City, OK 73102