10th Annual

Imagine Science Film Festival

October 12, 2018 to October 19, 2018

 
Category

Documentary

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Early Earlybird Deadline
April 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Earlybird Deadline
April 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Late Deadline
July 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 10, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 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
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
MiniDV    
DVCAM    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BetaSP    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Scientific Merit Award
The Scientific Merit Award is awarded by a jury panel to the film that exemplifies science in storytelling and narrative filmmaking in a compelling, credible and inspiring manner.
Cash Award Value: 2,500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Choice Award
The Audience Choice Award goes to the short film that received the most audience votes during the festival.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

The Scientist Award
Films made by and about scientists are eligible for the Scientist Award. The goal of this award is to encourage more scientists to create film that let us into their minds, labs and lifestyle.
Sponsor:AAAS
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Honorable Mention
Imagine Science Films will give an Honorable Mentions to films in all categories. Films with Honorable Mention distinctions will be featured on Imagine Science Films website, sponsor network, and press. They may also be selected for Imagine Science Satellite events
Sponsor:Imagine Science Films

Category Rules

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