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21-Apr-2014 12:08am PDT  

 

Miami Short Film Festival

13 Annual: December 05, 2014 to December 11, 2014

  Animation

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

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

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
 
February 15, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00


April 15, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00


May 15, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00


June 15, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00


July 15, 2014
Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00


August 15, 2014
Final Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 85.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 01-Sep-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 20 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2012


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is requested but not required, including:


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


1st Place
Sponsor:MsFF


CATEGORY RULES
Hello Filmmakers!

We are celebrating the 13th Annual Edition of the Miami Short Film Festival. Submit your film for the chance to win a variety of prizes

2013 RULES & REGULATIONS

• Pay with a credit card using Pay Pal or International money order payable to "Miami Short Film Festival"
• WE WILL NOT ACCEPT PERSONAL OR COMPANY CHECKS - Sending in payments in the form of a check will delay your submission
• The film's total running time should between 1 to 20 minutes
• Films in other language than English must have English subtitles
• NTSC Only (No PAL)
• The festival accepts Documentaries, Environmental, Experimental, Animation, Narrative and Music Videos.
• The festival accepts films shot on 35mm, 16mm, 8mm, HD or Video
• Film must be submitted on DVD for previewing
• If your film is accepted the screening version must be uploaded to our server.
• The festival does not return material unless the filmmaker includes a self-addressed and stamped return box with their submission, no exceptions.

• Preview DVDs will not be returned
• The MSFF reserves the right to show short clips of submitted films to promote the festival (Internet / TV / other media)
• The MsFF reserves the right to use still images from the film to promote the festival
• Announcement of accepted films will be posted on the MsFF website prior to the event
• Not filling out the entry form completely and accurately may delay your film for consideration.
• Awards available to win are: Best Animation, Best Documentary, Best Experimental, Best Environmental, Best Narrative, Best Music Video, Best Local, Best Foreign, Best Cell Short and Best of Festival
• All films in the festival's "Official Selection" will be considered for nomination to win Best Of in its category
• All south Florida "Official Selection" films are automatically considered for nomination to a special Best Local category
• All foreign "Official Selection" films are automatically considered for nomination to a special Best Foreign
• All Best of Category winners (including Best Local and Best Foreign) are automatically nominated to the Best of Festival category