Burbank International Film Festival

7 Annual

 
Category

Original Screenplays

 

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
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
December 31, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
February 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Late Deadline
April 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 95.00 85.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately June 30, 2015


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Screenplay
The Best Screenplay will receive an award.
Sponsor:Burbank International Film Festival

Category Rules

SHIPPING
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The entrant must pay the cost of shipping an entry to the festival. Collect or C.O.D. shipments will not be accepted. All international entries must be sent "free domicile" to the Festival office with all transportation charges, duties, and taxes prepaid by the shipper. Any brokerage fees charged to Burbank International Film Festival will be billed back to the shipper. Be sure to include all the proper customs documentation required by the shipping company.

Please waive the Delivery Signature requirements when mailing any submissions that require it.

SCREENPLAYS

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Preferred Submission format is online PDF

Physical Screenplay submissions will not be accepted

Physical Flat Art Storyboards will not be accepted.

PLEASE NOTE YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PUT THE WITHOUTABOX NUMBER ON THE COPY YOU PLACE ON THE WITHOUTABOX WEBSITE.
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Short & Feature Films

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PREFERRED SCREENING FORMAT FOR PREVIEWS ARE SECURE ONLINE SCREENERS.

ALL EXHIBITION COPIES MUST BE FORMATTED AS A REGION 1 DVD

YOUR EXHIBITION COPY MUST BE SUBMITTED IN 5-1/2" X 7-1/2" DVD CASE. PLEASE PRINT WITHOUTABOX NUMBER, TITLE, CATEGORY AND TRT (Total Running Time) on SPINE OF DVD CASE.

12-XXXX -- NAME OF FILM ----- SUBMISSION TYPE (I.E. SHORT FILM) ------ (05:35) -Running Time 05:35 (etc.)

PLEASE DO NOT PLACE ANY LABELS OR STICKERS ON THESE DVD'S. WRITE THE INFORMATION ON THEM (LEGIBLY) WITH SHARPIES.

ALL DVDS ALL DVD's MUST HAVE YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION, YOUR WITHOUTABOX TRACKING ID TITLE AND RUNNING TIME WRITTEN ON IT.

************ IMPORTANT SHIPPING INFORMATION ************

YOUR EXHIBITION COPY MUST BE SUBMITTED IN 5-1/2" X 7-1/2" DVD CASE.

PLEASE, NO JEWEL CD CASES, NO PAPER SLEEVES! DO NOT WRAP YOUR DVD IN A PIECE OF PAPER AND SEND IT IN. DO NOT DROP A DVD IN AN ENVELOPE AND JUST SEND IT.