17th Annual

Sarasota Film Festival

April 10, 2015 to April 19, 2015

 
Category

Young Filmmakers Showcase

 

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
Final Received By Deadline
February 27, 2014
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Earlybird Deadline
December 12, 2014
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Regular Deadline
February 27, 2015
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 13, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 10 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after September 1, 2012

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from In Competition-Florida; Out of Competition-Any

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
HDCAM    
Media Files
  Other - Digital

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Promising Young Filmmaker Award
A Promising Young Filmmaker Award and scholarship prize will be awarded to the top film in competition.
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

- No submission fee
- Submitting via Withoutabox.com is preferred. Submissions not entered through Withoutabox.com will be considered only if programming space remains open after all WAB submissions have been considered. Must include a contact e-mail address and phone number.
- Deadline: Must be received (not postmarked) by February 27th, 2015. Films will be selected and entrants notified by March 13, 2015.
- Maximum Total Run Time: 10 Minutes (including credits)
- Send TWO discs or flash drives with project in Quicktime Format (.mov) in the highest resolution possible; DVD format accepted as a supplement only. Must include Title, Director, School, TRT, and Withoutabox Submission Number or Telephone Number on disc.
- Must include a photocopy of current student identification card or name, address, and phone contact for current school

Mail submissions to:

Outreach and Education
Young Filmmakers Showcase
c/o Sarasota Film Festival
332 Cocoanut Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34236