34th Annual

Miami Film Festival

March 03, 2017 to March 12, 2017

 
Category

Lexus 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
June 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Regular Deadline
July 29, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Late Deadline
August 31, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 85.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 15, 2017

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 60 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after March 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from Latin America, Spain and Portugal, as well as Latino-themed works produced in the United States

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in FL, though preference is given to US, North American, and World premieres

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Grand Jury Prize
The Grand Jury winner will receive cash awards in the amount of $10,000.
Sponsor:Lexus
Cash Award Value: 10,000 U.S. Dollar

Lexus Feature Film Audience Award
Sponsor:Lexus

Category Rules

Feature filmmakers from U.S. Hispanic; Spain, Portugal and/or Latin America will compete for a $10,000 USD cash prize

• Must be 60 minutes or longer in TRT
• This category is open only to US Hispanic and Ibero-american filmmakers
• Projects must originate from Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean, or any Latin American country, OR originate from the US and contain a central Latino theme or character