37th Annual

Hawaii International Film Festival

November 02, 2017 to November 12, 2017

 
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
Regular Deadline
August 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
August 6, 2017
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 September 20, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 20 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from Hawaii

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    
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  DCP

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

This category is open to HAWAII RESIDENTS ONLY. To films or videos made by students UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE (grades K - 12), either individually, under adult guidance, or as part of a class project.

The student film category includes all genres (short films), films made inside the classroom, outside the classroom, films made individually or with a group, and films made with adult supervision. All films must have a runtime no longer than 20 minutes.

There are NO ENTRY FEES for projects completed by students UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE (grades K - 12).

UNFORTUNATELY, THERE IS NO FEE WAIVER FOR FILMS MADE BY COLLEGE AND GRADUATE STUDENTS.