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17-Apr-2014 5:49am PDT  

 

Iris Prize Festival

8 Annual: October 08, 2014 to October 12, 2014

  Feature Film

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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 United Kingdom Pound
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
March 30, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *


June 1, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00


July 5, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 01-Sep-2014


RUNTIME
Features: minimum 39 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jul-2012


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in United Kingdom


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
REGION 2  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0  
REGION 2  
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 2    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP  
DigiBeta    
HDCAM    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
Welsh


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White Print
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Iris Prize Best Feature Award
The recipient of this Award is decided by an independent jury.
Sponsor:Martin Briggs
Cash Award Value: 1,000 United Kingdom Pound


CATEGORY RULES
All entries should be by, for, about or of significant interest to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex audiences and must have been completed within 2 years prior to the submission deadline. (That is they must have been completed between 4 July 2012 and 5 July 2014.)

Any feature film will be eligible for the Iris Prize Best Feature Award which is a £1,000 cash prize kindly sponsored by Martin Briggs. The recipient of this Award is decided by an independent jury.

We’re sorry but any work submitted for consideration in 2013 is ineligible.

DVD or BluRay is the preferred format for submission viewing copies (but we are also able to view secure on-line screeners.). All viewing copies must be clearly labelled with the title of the work, running time, filmmaker’s name and contact details. Please test consumer burned DVDs on several DVD players prior to submitting your work.

If selected, you must be able to submit your work to be exhibited on DCP, HDCamSR or Digibeta PAL or BluRay. (Note we cannot exhibit using other video or any NTSC formats.)