14th Annual

West Chester International Short Film Festival

April 27, 2018 to April 29, 2018

 
Category

Young Filmmaker Entries (age 18 or under)

 

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
August 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Regular Deadline
November 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Late Deadline
December 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
January 10, 2018
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 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


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
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is not a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

1. Young Filmmaker Entries will not be judged on a competitive basis and, therefore, there are no awards for this category.

2. We only select a number of films totaling a max of 105 minutes. If more films are submitted, preference will be given based on geographic proximity to West Chester, Pennsylvania.

3. There is no entry fee for youths (18 and under).

4. Multiple entries by youths will not be accepted.

5. General Rules found on the opening page also apply.

6. All films must be under 30 minutes in length, including credits.