27th Annual

aGLIFF: The Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival

September 10, 2014 to September 14, 2014

 
Category

My Queer Movie

 

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
May 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
June 15, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
June 22, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 15.00
Student Fee 25.00 10.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 8, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 10 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not 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
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Special Jury Award
Awarded to the best Amateur Short Film in competition. Prizes include $100 cash, one (1) All-Access badge to next year's Polari festival, and a custom digital laurel!
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Cash Award Value: 100 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 150 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

MY QUEER MOVIE COMPETITION

For a film to qualify for the My Queer Movie Competition, it MUST:
(1) be the first legitimate work of the director;
(2) be an Austin premier;
(3) comply with all Entry Guidelines and Terms and Conditions;
(4) be no longer than 10 minutes; and
(5) address an issue, idea, or experience faced by a member/members
of the LGBTQI community. THE FILM MUST HAVE SOME FORM
OF LGBTQI CONTENT, or it will be disqualified.

Entrants are highly encouraged to attend the Competition screening.

Notification of My Queer Movie Competition selection will be made on or before August 15, 2014.

Winner will be selected by the Program Selection Committee.

My Queer Movie Competition Winner will be announced at the festival.