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
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

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
June 16, 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.