13th Annual

Davis Film Festival

August 18, 2019 to August 18, 2019

 
Category

Experimental

 

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
October 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 20.00 *
Regular Deadline
February 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
June 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
July 15, 2019
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 July 31, 2019

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    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

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

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
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 August 18, 2019. We accept works on DVD or Blu-Ray or digital 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 July 31, 2019 if not before. All entrants will be notified in writing of the status of their submission by August 8, 2019 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.