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17-Apr-2014 3:03am PDT  

 

New York Television Festival

10 Annual: October 20, 2014 to October 25, 2014

  Independent Pilot Competition: Non-scripted Pilot or Teaser Tape

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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 U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
May 9, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00


June 13, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00


June 27, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00
Student Fee 100.00 95.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 01-Oct-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 4 minutes to 22 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date.


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution



5 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> Statement by the Director
> Anecdotal Accounts


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Category and Individual Achievement Awards
Best Unscripted Pilot, Best Web Series, Best Director, Best Unscripted Character or Host
Sponsor:New York Television Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.


Audience Choice Award
NYTVF's general audience will vote on their favorite pilot.
Sponsor:New York Television Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.


Festival Development Deals
For full details on all 2014 Development Deal Awards visit http://www.nytvf.com/deals.html
Sponsor:NYTVF's 2014 Development Partners


CATEGORY RULES
REQUIRED MATERIALS CHECKLIST
THe following items are required for entry:

1) Five (5) copies of the Pilot Program with label of Producer, Director and/or Production Company and contact information

2) A one-minute pilot Trailer (for promotional purposes)

3) A one-minute “Artist Commentary” (This should consist of brief introductory footage with the creators, producers, cast, and/or crew of the pilot, discussing any interesting production anecdotes or other points about the making of the pilot that viewers might find interesting. This is for promotional use only and WILL NOT be used to evaluate your pilot submission)

4) Two black-and-white or color screen capture images or digital stills from the pilot program on CD or DVD and any available press kit material

5) Application Form and Entry Fee

Note:
Trailer and commentary should each be seprate compressed files burned to a data DVD. Trailer and commentary may be placed on the same data DVD or separate data DVDs- both ways are acceptable. While five copies of the pilot are required, only one copy of the trailer and commentary are required.

Note:
If your series features episodes shorter than 4 minutes, multiple episodes may be submitted for consideration as a single entry.

Please mail all required DVD materials to:
New York Television Festival
Attn: IPC Entries '14
121 W 27th St., Suite 901
New York, NY 10001