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26-May-2015 8:42pm PDT  

 

Atlantic City Cinefest

8 Annual: October 16, 2015 to October 18, 2015

  Short Film (60 minutes or less): all genres: adventure, romance, thriller, horror, crime, etc...

 
 

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 1, 2015
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Student Fee 12.00 *


June 30, 2015
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 14.00 *


August 15, 2015
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 18.00 13.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 15-Sep-2015


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 5 minutes to 60 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from North America


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution



2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements
A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director


Prizes & Awards
This category is a competition.


Best of Fest Award
Trophy


New Director Award
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.


Trophy
Best Producer Award


Best New Producer Award
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Young Actor Award
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Young Actress Award
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.


Audience Award Best of Fest
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Short Documentary
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Best Actor in a Short
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Best Actress in a Short
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Best Director/Short
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Best Short Film
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Best Local Short
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Best New Jersey-based Short
Trophy
Sponsor:No Sponsor


Category Rules
• Entry fees will not be returned.
• Submission due by August 15, 2015
• Atlantic City Cinefest reserves the right to impose a $20 surcharge for returned checks.
•Filmmaker agrees that he/she will be solely responsible for the delivery of his/her film materials to and from the festival venue.
• Entry title and name of entrant must be on all materials and containers.
• Photographs and press kit will be needed immediately if a film is accepted.
• If selected, filmmakers must provide:
*any requested information about the film, cast/crew, etc. for promotion;
*30 second clip or trailer on DVD for features;
*press kits, including stills, director photos in hard copy or CD in TIFF files
YOU MUST INCLUDE THIS COMPLETED FORM WITH SIGNATURE AND PAYMENT
*We do not accept free submissions so please don't ask