18th Annual

LIIFE - Long Island International Film Expo

July 08, 2015 to July 16, 2015

 
Category

Short Film

 

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
January 20, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 18.00 13.00
Student, LIIFE Alumni, and Filmmakers Connection Member Fee 18.00 13.00
Regular Deadline
February 3, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 23.00 18.00
Student Fee 21.00 16.00
Student, LIIFE Alumni andFilmmakers Connection Member Fee 21.00 16.00
Late Deadline
February 24, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 28.00 23.00
Student Fee 26.00 21.00
Student, LIIFE Alumni and Filmmakers Connection Member Fee 26.00 21.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 17, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 25.00
Student Fee 33.00 23.00
Student, LIIFE Alumni, and Filmmakers Connection Member Fee 33.00 23.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately June 10, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 29 minutes

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

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    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Director
Gold academy-like trophy. Other prizes possible as we get closer.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Story
Gold academy-like trophy. Other prizes possible as we get closer.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Short Film - 35 mm
Gold academy-like trophy. Other prizes possible as we get closer.
This prize is shared with other categories.

May be others
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best First Film
Gold academy-like trophy. Other prizes possible as we get closer.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Preview screeners must be submitted on DVD (NTSC) or secure online screener only.

DVDs, BluRays, Zip, Flash and Thumb drives will not be returned.

Short film can be any genre - 29 minutes or less. Short feature length is 30 minutes to 69 minutes and can be applied for under feature film category. Will be selected by audience ballot and judging committee.

Your film may be be eligible for the following other categories (categories may change from year to year without notice):

Best Foreign Film
Best Director
Best Story
Best First Film
Best Animation
Best Long Island Film
Audience Choice Award
Jury Award

Films presented in a language other than English must have subtitles. However, electronic subtitles cannot be accepted. Please contact us with questions.