6th Annual

Williamsburg International Film Festival

September 24, 2015 to September 27, 2015

 
Category

U.S. Short Films

 

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
February 21, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
April 11, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
May 9, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 16, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 40.00
Student Fee 45.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 8, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 49 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from USA

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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Photo of the Director - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

BEST NARRATIVE SHORT FILM
Trophy
Sponsor:WILLiFEST

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILM
Trophy
Sponsor:WILLiFEST

Category Rules

IF YOU SUBMIT A DVD, DO NOT WATERMARK IT. Watermarked screener DVDs will need to be replaced because we may have to use this DVD if we do not receive your exhibition copy in time. Please check disc to make sure it plays correctly and no paper labels. For submission questions, please refer to Submissions FAQ on the festival website at www.willifest.com.