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19-Apr-2014 3:07pm PDT  

 

Newport Beach Film Festival

15 Annual: April 24, 2014 to May 01, 2014

  College Student - Short

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
December 20, 2013
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00


January 31, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 15-Mar-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2011


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution



3 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


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


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Festival Honors
This prize is shared with other categories.


Jury - Best Short
This prize is shared with other categories.


Audience Award - Short
This prize is shared with other categories.


CATEGORY RULES
This is a special discount for college students currently enrolled who want to enter a short film. ***You must have a valid and current copy of Student ID. Please scan and email to Submissions@Newportbeachfilmfest.com***

- EXHIBITION FORMATS for accepted films in the 2014 NBFF must be DCP with a frame rate of 24. Please contact the festival if you have any questions. We have partnered with Simple DCP (simpledcp.com) to provide discounts to our accepted filmmakers for conversion.

- For exhibition the film must NOT be encrypted

- The programming staff will ultimately determine what category your film fits best in.

-There are two options available for you to submit your review copy:
You may submit online through www.newportbeachfilmfest.com or by mailing your DVD entry. Please review posted requirements on the website.

- We do not accept works in progress.

- Our deadlines are POSTMARKED deadlines. This means that your submission must be mailed by the applicable deadline and arrive no later than 2 weeks from the deadline.

- Entries received late or incomplete may be disqualified.

- A 4"x5", 300dpi still image from the film is required. Please upload through Withoutabox or email to Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com

- You WILL be notified by email when we receive your submission.

- Films selected will be notified by mid-March, 2014

If you do not receive an email, we may not have received your submission. Please email Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com to verify.