21st Annual

Sarasota Film Festival

April 05, 2019 to April 14, 2019

 
Category

Sarasota and Florida Filmmakers

 

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 5, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
November 2, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
November 30, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 21, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 8, 2019

RUNTIME
A runtime of any length is permitted

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2018

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from FL

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice Award
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

This category is for local filmmakers from Sarasota and Manatee Counties and throughout the state of Florida. We are looking for outstanding, professional new works from local filmmakers.

If your film qualifies in another category and is a Sarasota or Florida Film, PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR FILM IN THE SARASOTA AND FLORIDA FILMMAKERS CATEGORY ONLY for proper consideration.

If you are a student, please indicate the school you are representing and send an photocopy of your current student ID to programming@sarasotafilmfestival.com or upload the photocopy to your submission.

Films must have been completed after January 1, 2018. Films completed before 2018 will NOT be considered.