13th Annual

Davis Film Festival

November 05, 2017 to November 05, 2017

 
Category

Documentary

 

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
June 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 20.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
September 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
October 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 21, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 45 minutes
Features: From 45 minutes to 120 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    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  CD-ROM

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
Trophy for Audience Award
Value of Goods/Services: 40 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

The Thirteenth Annual Davis Film Festival takes place November 5, 2017. We accept works on DVD or Blu-Ray of any length or genre. Preview screeners are accepted on DVD, vimeo or online screener. Please label all work clearly with your name, contact information, exhibition format and running time.

Final programming decisions will be made by the screening committee on October 18, 2017 if not before. All entrants will be notified in writing of the status of their submission by October 21, 2017 at the latest. If you change your address after submission of work, please inform us.

Directors should also provide press kits including 300 dpi digital photos and brief description, plus any other supporting materials, after their acceptance into the festival.