8th Annual

Naples International Film Festival

October 27, 2016 to October 30, 2016

 
Category

Documentary Features

 

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
March 31, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Regular Deadline
April 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
June 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
July 17, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 60.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 1, 2016

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 41 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after November 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Award -- Documentary Feature

Neapolitian Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Indie Spirit Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Rising Star Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Special Jury Award

Category Rules

Please see General Rules for more details, but note that:

1. Any original work of fiction over 41 minutes may submit in the Narrative Features category.

2. Films must have completed production within the past two years.

3. All films must be available to screen by October 27, 2016.

4. Films must not have screened theatrically in Florida or be widely available in the U.S. for video, Internet or television distribution prior to the festival. Short films may have screened online.

Films must not have shown publicly in Collier or Lee Counties prior to screening at the Naples International Film Festival, October 27-30, 2016.

If you are unsure if your film is eligible for festival consideration, please check with us before entering your film by emailing submissions@naplesfilmfest.com. Refunds will not be issued once a film is submitted.

5. The Festival reserves the right to make exceptions to the above rules at its sole discretion.