39th Annual

Denver Film Festival

November 02, 2016 to November 13, 2016

 
Category

First Look Student Film Program

 

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
April 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Student Films (1-30 min.) 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 1, 2016
Regular Discounted
Student Films (1-30 min.) 25.00 *
Late Deadline
July 21, 2016
Regular Discounted
Student Films (1-30 min.) 30.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
July 31, 2016
Regular Discounted
Student Films (1-30 min.) 45.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 20, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after August 1, 2015

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
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Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - 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.

Spike Lee Student Filmmaker Award
A juried award presented every year to the best student film.

Liberty Global International Student Award
Top 5 finalists will be flown to the festival, provided hotel accommodation and credentials.
Sponsor:Liberty Global
Value of Goods/Services: 12,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Rules specific to this category not provided. Read the festival's General Rules.