43rd Annual

Boston Science Fiction Film Festival & Marathon

February 09, 2018 to February 19, 2018

 
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
July 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 20.50 *
Regular Deadline
September 9, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 42.00 37.00
Student Fee 33.00 28.00
Late Deadline
November 19, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 66.00 61.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 95.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately January 9, 2018

RUNTIME
Features: From 51 minutes to 180 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after December 1, 2017

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in MA

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
SDV    
DCP    
Film Gauge
  35mm
  70mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Fest Award
Award Certificate of Merit Sponsor donated items, tbd
Sponsor:tba
Value of Goods/Services: 750 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

All submitted films must have a science or science fiction component. Our interpretation is broad. Please adhere to the rules regarding length, format, etc as previously noted on this site.

Decisions by the screening committee are final and not open for reconsideration with regards to content or themes.