Garden State Film Festival

14 Annual March 31, 2016 to April 03, 2016

 
Category

Movie Music 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 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
September 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
October 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
November 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 55.00 50.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately February 1, 2016

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

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
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Media Files
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  CD-ROM

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
certificate AND ALL WINNING MUSIC IS PLAYED BETWEEN SCREENINGS AT THE FESTIVAL!!
Sponsor:TBD

Category Rules

GSFF is the first film festival to introduce the MOVIE MUSIC CATEGORY! Please submit a CD of any original music track (ONE ENTRY/one track PER CD PLEASE!!!) CD's with multiple tracks will be disqualified.Original music from any of the film categories (please specify what category the film falls under - Documentary, Feature, Animation, etc. -AND the name of the film but do NOT send us the actual film! We want the music to stand on its own merit!

Please mark the outside of the package MUSIC COMPETITION with the WAB Tracking ID. If you have any questions please contact us DIRECTLY at info@gsff.org or 877-908-7050 - DO NOT contact Withoutabox Customer Support about this particular category. We are happy to answer any and all of your questions!


GENERAL RULES
1.GSFF Entry Fees are non refundable.

2.Music Tracks produced for video, film for release on television, internet or theatrical are eligible for competition.

3. All tracks that are not in English, should be accompanied by a translation.

4. All Entries must be submitted through Withoutabox.

5. All music tracks must be original work

6. All music must be from an independent film (it is not necessary to enter film in the festival)

7. All tracks are to be entered on a CD- one track per CD please!!!

8. All jury decisions are final and will be announced prior to the festival. The Winning tracks will be played between screenings at all venues during the festival as well as on our website. Winners will be posted on our website.

9. GSFF reserves the right to play the tracks for promotional purposes and at the festival.