16th Annual

Urban Mediamakers Film Festival

October 05, 2017 to October 10, 2017

 
Category

Animation

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
June 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 20.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
August 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 18, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 1, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

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)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
Spanish

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
Spanish
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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
The First Place winner of this category will receive a trophy, certificate, gift bag with products & services, consultation services and winning films showcased in the Urban Mediamakers Content Creators Tour in the year following the festival throughout the Southeast, Las Vegas, NV, Los Angeles, CA and Santa Monica, CA.
Sponsor:UMFF 2017 Sponsor
Value of Goods/Services: 3,000 U.S. Dollar

2nd Place
The Second Place winner of this category will receive a certificate, consultation services and gifts/services from sponsors.
Sponsor:2017 Sponsors
Value of Goods/Services: 2,000 U.S. Dollar

3rd Place
The Third Place winner of this category will receive a certificate, consultation services, and and gifts/services from sponsors.
Sponsor:2017 Sponsors
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

UMFF accepts films that already have distribution.