Spirit Quest Film Festival

8 Annual May 20, 2016 to May 22, 2016

 
Category

Music Video Feature

 

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
August 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
December 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
April 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately May 1, 2016

RUNTIME
Features: From 45 minutes to 130 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2010

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

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Feature Film
Festival Award, Sponsor Award (if applicable), notification to media, e-mail blasts, etc.
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

Submitting filmmaker must be 18+ years of age to enter.

Each work is judged solely on its own merits.

Entry Formats
1. Formats accepted for preview: DVD (Region 0 or 1 NTSC format only - all other formats will be discarded and will result in disqualification) or Secure Online Screener (via Without A Box).
2. All films must have been completed after January 2011.
3. Foreign films must be dubbed or presented in their original language with English language subtitles.
4. Only one film per DVD please. We do not accept compilations.
5. Send TWO submission copies of your film for review.

Procedures
Complete the Without A Box information and send us a clearly labeled DVD for review. (Please write the name of the movie, running time and year of release somewhere on the label). A Press Kit is requested but not required. Paper entry forms are also available for download from our website: http://www.spiritquestfilmfest.com .

Agreements
Submission of your film to our competition confirms that the Spirit Quest Film Festival has permission to screen your film at our annual event and at any other Festival related event, including special screenings and promotional activities. By submitting your film, you also grant permission to the Festival to employ moving image excerpts and reproduce stills for exhibition and promotion purposes. Filmmaker confirms that he or she has acquired any and all copyright clearances necessary for exhibition of their film at said events (ie: music included on the soundtrack, a logo or trademark shown in the film, etc). Filmmaker agrees to accept all responsibility for the content of their film and any dispute that may arise from use of copyrighted material.

Disclaimer:
Every precaution will be exercised in handling entries, but neither the Festival organizers, employees, sponsors, nor participating organizations can assume responsibility for damage to or loss of materials submitted. Do NOT send films via UPS or Fed/Ex. They can not deliver packages to a PO Box. Please submit two copies of your entries. All films MUST be NTSC format - other formats (ie: PAL, etc) will be discarded and disqualified.

Film Length Definition
Feature films: 45 minutes or longer.
Short films: 44 minutes or less.