11th Annual

International Black Film Festival

October 05, 2017 to October 08, 2017

 
Category

Documentary Long

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
March 24, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Young Filmmaker Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
May 26, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Young Filmmaker Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
June 9, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
Young Filmmaker Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
July 10, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 75.00
Student Fee 70.00 55.00
Young Filmmaker Fee 35.00 20.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 15, 2017

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after July 1, 2015

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in TN

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
HDCAM    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Feature Documentary

Category Rules

Please take note of differentiation in fees for Documentary Features and Shorts. Films will not be returned unless prior arrangements are made.