15th Annual

Whistler Film Festival

December 02, 2015 to December 06, 2015

 
Category

American Indies Feature Film

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Canadian Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 2, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
June 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
August 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
October 31, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 50 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after August 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from U S A

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Western Canadian

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
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
DigiBeta    
HDCAM    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


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
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Award
All narrative and documentary feature length films in the Whistler Film Festival are eligible to receive the Audience Award. The Festival-going public casts their votes to chose the most popular film in this year's festival.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

All films must be Western Canadian Premieres and be produced in the United States of America.

All feature films (both documentary and narrative features) are eligible for the People's Choice Award.

If you are submitting via VIMEO link, please select OTHER FILE as your screener type and send with title, tracking # and link with password to program@whistlerfilmfestival.com