8th Annual

River Bend Film Festival

March 31, 2016 to April 02, 2016

 
Category

 

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
October 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
November 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00
Late Deadline
December 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 8, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 45.00
Student Fee 50.00 35.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2013

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 30 minutes
Features: From 30 minutes to 60 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2010

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
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Stephen Susco Award
Certificate. Writer/Director Stephen Susco will view all the films and pick his very favorite. He could pick yours.
Sponsor:Stephen Susco

HIGHPOINT AWARD
Certificate. For the film that scores the highest point total from the Screenings Committee.
Sponsor:River Bend Film Fest

BEST DRAMA
Certificate.Chosen by the RBFF Committee at large, considered to be the best drama.
Sponsor:River Bend Film Fest

BEST COMEDY
Certificate.Chosen by the RBFF Committee at large, considered to be the best comedy.
Sponsor:River Bend Film Fest

LOCAL GEM
Certificate. Chosen by the RBFF Committee at large, considered to be the best film from the Michiana area.
Sponsor:River Bend Film Fest

BEST EXPERIMENTAL
Certificate. Chosen by the RBFF Committee at large, considered to be the best experimental film.
Sponsor:River Bend Film Fest

Audience Choice Award
Poll of the audience on the last night of the fest. Bring your friend and family out to vote!!
Sponsor:River Bend Film Fest

Category Rules

A valid student ID is required.