5th Annual

Friars Club Comedy Film Festival

April 01, 2013 to April 06, 2013

 
Category

Narrative or Documentary 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
November 16, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
December 21, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
February 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 15, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 1, 2013

RUNTIME
Features: From 40 minutes to 180 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2011

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

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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
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Film Gauge
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EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
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Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
An award for best feature.
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

Entering Guidelines:
- Submit 2 copies of your film.
- All films must be in English or subtitled in English.
- Tapes and publicity materials will not be returned.
- Films must have been completed after January 1, 2010.
- All entries must be accompanied by the appropriate entry fee.
- The Friars Club Comedy Film Festival is not responsible for DVDs/cassettes lost or damaged in transit.

Deadlines:
- If accepted, exhibition copies are due no later than September 12, 2011.
- All accepted applicants will be notified of the Festival's decision on or around August 13, 2011.

Competition and Awards:
A panel of jurists comprised of filmmakers and professionals in the various fields of cinema will award the Festival's Best Feature, Best Documentary and Best Short.

Questions & Information:
For additional information about the Festival, contact us at filmfestival@friarsclub.com

Checklist:
- Entry fee (if not paid via credit card thru Withoutabox, a check or money order made out to "The Friars Club")
- 2 Preview DVDs