10th Annual

Eugene International Film Festival

November 13, 2015 to November 15, 2015

 
Category

Pilots

 

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
June 19, 2015
Regular Discounted
Short Short (under 10 min.) 25.00 20.00
Feature (over 40 min.) 40.00 35.00
Short (under 40 min.) 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
July 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Short Short (under 10 min.) 35.00 30.00
Feature (over 40 min.) 50.00 45.00
Short (under 40 min.) 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
July 24, 2015
Regular Discounted
Short Short (under 10 min.) 45.00 40.00
Feature (over 40 min.) 60.00 55.00
Short (under 40 min.) 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 7, 2015
Regular Discounted
Short Short (under 10 min.) 65.00 50.00
Feature (over 40 min.) 75.00 60.00
Short (under 40 min.) 70.00 55.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 30, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Eugene, OR region. Festival waiver needed for submissions shown within 50 miles of Eugene.

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

3 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Pilot
Beautiful hand-crafted and etched artisan glass trophy given for this category, locally produced with fastidious environmental and social standards. Amount of cash award, if any, to be determined.
Sponsor:Archwing Studios & Copic Marker USA
Value of Goods/Services: 125 U.S. Dollar

Best Pilot by a Pacific Northwest Filmmaker
Beautiful hand-crafted and etched artisan glass trophy given for this category, locally produced with fastidious environmental and social standards. Amount of cash award, if any, to be determined.
Sponsor:Archwing Studios & Copic Marker USA
Value of Goods/Services: 125 U.S. Dollar

Most Original Film
This award is given for the film that really stands out from the crowd in some particularly clever, original, and/or unusual manner. Beautiful hand-crafted and etched artisan glass trophy given for this category, locally produced with fastidious environmental and social standards. Amount of cash award, if any, to be determined.
Sponsor:Archwing Studios & Copic Marker USA
Value of Goods/Services: 125 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Most Socially Engaging
The term ‘socially’ here encompasses social, political and environmental issues. Beautiful hand-crafted and etched artisan glass trophy given for this category, locally produced with fastidious environmental and social standards. Amount of cash award, if any, to be determined.
Sponsor:Archwing Studios & Copic Marker USA
Value of Goods/Services: 125 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Cut to the Chase Award
The EIFF has initiated an exciting new festival award, the “Cut to the Chase” trophy. Filmmakers that understand the art of capturing the hearts, minds and pulse of the audience as quickly as possible deserve special recognition. Beautiful hand-crafted and etched artisan glass trophy given for this category, locally produced with fastidious environmental and social standards. Amount of cash award, if any, to be determined.
Sponsor:Archwing Studios & Copic Marker USA
Value of Goods/Services: 125 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Wild Card
An award for just about anything special. Beautiful hand-crafted and etched artisan glass trophy given for this category, locally produced with fastidious environmental and social standards. Amount of cash award, if any, to be determined.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
Value of Goods/Services: 125 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Pilots are films with high production values intended for traditional television, cable, satellite or Internet programming. They are presentation films used to pitch a program idea.

Not all awards are given in each category each year. Your submission title and WAB tracking number MUST BE on the DVD and its packaging. Three copies are required. Please, no sound beep, countdown or color bars. See general festival rules. Avoid fiber padded shipping envelopes.