7th Annual

Philadelphia Independent Film Festival

April 18, 2015 to April 25, 2015

 
Category

Real Time Documentary

 

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
December 27, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
February 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 35.00
Late Deadline
March 14, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 29, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 50.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 31, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 15 minutes
Features: minimum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2009

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Older films should be premier status.

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Mobile
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
REGION 2    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
REGION 2    
Mobile
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

All Submissions:
1. Films are 100% original
2. Films are 100% rights obtained
3. Films can be originally shot in any format.

Please note:
Make all checks out to Media Bureau, Inc.

*** Special criteria:

FreeForm (Real Time Documentary):
Must "fit" into the categories specified. Please describe why you feel it fits in this category.
a. A Documentary film
b. Special Features - One time events and DVD only.

The Festival reserves the right to refuse any and all submissions even after acceptance.

Submissions will not be returned unless a SASE is provided. No exceptions. Sorry.

Any questions? Visit us at:
http://PhiladelphiaIndependentFilmFestival.com

We hope to see you at the Festival.

Thank you -
#piff staff