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16-Apr-2014 6:19am PDT  

 

BACK IN THE BOX COMPETITION

6 Annual: December 15, 2014 to December 19, 2014

  Film, Video, Music Video

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
July 17, 2014
First Call Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00


August 14, 2014
End of Summer Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00


September 18, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00


October 16, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00


November 20, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 70.00


December 11, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 110.00 95.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
13-Dec-2014


RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted


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 COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  CD-ROM
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
Do not submit a press kit.


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


1st Place
Sponsor:Fernleif Productions
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


2nd Place
Sponsor:Fernleif Productions
Cash Award Value: 100 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


3rd Place
Sponsor:Fernleif Productions
Cash Award Value: 50 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


CATEGORY RULES
1. Submissions must not have been previously optioned or purchased.
2. Submissions must be in English or with English subtitles.
3. Submissions can be in any genre.
4. Submissions must be the appropriate length for the category.
5. Submissions must be formatted by industry standards.
6. All check payments must be payable in U.S. dollars to “Fernleif Productions” and drawn from U.S. banks. U.S. Money Orders are also accepted.
7. Any check returned to us for non-payment will be subject to a $15 service fee.
8. To enter the BIB Competition you must agree to its Terms and Conditions.
9. Film and Screenplay selection for the Festival will be made by the Festival Committee. All decisions are final.

GUIDELINES:
1. Please provide only one primary contact on your application form.
2. Information page should include Name, Address, Phone Number, email, WGA registration (if registered) and genre/type of submission.
3. In the event that the submission is owned by multiple owners, any award will be divided equally among co-owners.
4. If you are sending your entry by mail and would like delivery confirmation, please include a self-addressed stamped postcard with your submission package.
5. BIB is not responsible for items or submissions that are stolen or lost in transit.

REGISTRY:

To protect your intellectual property we suggest you register your work with the Writers Guild of America, west (www.wga.org or call 323 782 4500) and the US Patent and Trademark Office.