16th Annual

FirstGlance Film Fest Los Angeles

April 11, 2016 to April 13, 2016

 
Category

Music Videos

 

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
October 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
November 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
December 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 6, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 28, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 7 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
Project must not 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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVCAM    
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest Award
The Best of Fest award wins prizes furnished by Sony Software, Red Giant, Boris FX, Glidecam, Movie in a Box, Video Blocks, Audio Blocks, Graphic Stock, The Takes, Jungle Software, Beachtek, ShotListerApp, MovieMagic, Funko Toys and more. Prizes are valued at over
Sponsor:FirstGlance Film Fests
Value of Goods/Services: 50,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Must be submitted on DVD (REGION 1 OR 0)
Include Title, Director's name, and WAB entry number on DVD

Must include the following:
1. Check or Money Order payable to: FirstGlance Films
2. Valid E-Mail address.
3. TWO DVD's of entry-NTSC only
(DO NOT SEND MASTERS)
NOTE: Projects will not be returned without prepaid mailer. If you are unsure about the postage, please visit your local post office to insure the return.

UNDERGRAD Students need to email copies of current semester bill and Student ID copies.

All official selections will be notified of acceptance by E-mail. (Make sure your address is current)

Accepted projects cannot be publicly exhibited in the Los Angeles area at any time within a one-month period of the festival start date. If this occurs, FirstGlance has the right to refuse exhibition at the festival.
After acceptance of projects, the entrant is free to publicize his/her work to any and all media she/he deems necessary. Please notify FirstGlance of any media support you receive.

The undersigned entrant shall release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless FirstGlance Films, and its agents, respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, contractors, agents and volunteers from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, costs and expenses(including, without limitations, attorneys’ fees). The undersigned entrant authorizes FirstGlance Film Festival, to promote the entry in whole or in part for any publicity purpose prior to, during, and after the competition. You agree to be bound by these guidelines and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects and to waive any right to claim ambiguity in the contest or the rules. The signature of applicant constitutes that the entrants information is true and correct and agrees to all competition rules and guidelines.

Remember: DVD ONLY (NTSC) for pre-screening. Please be sure it is a clean copy. (PAL or SECAM will not be accepted.)