12th Annual

Sound of Silent Film Festival

April 22, 2017 to April 22, 2017

 
Category

Short Silent Films

 

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
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
January 20, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Regular Deadline
March 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
March 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 25, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 30, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 20 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
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is not a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

1. Please submit your film electronically via dropbox or an online link included in the film description.
2. Films must be silent
3. Films can contain music, we can perform the music on the film if there is a score or we can compose new music for the film.
4. Pre-existing music must be scored for strings, winds, piano and percussion with optional electronics.