17th Annual

Newport Beach Film Festival

April 21, 2016 to April 28, 2016

 
Category

Youth (18yrs or under)

 

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
Regular Deadline
January 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 10 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  CD-ROM
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Festival Honors
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

*** Name of school in which student is currently enrolled MUST accompany submission. *** All entrants in this category MUST be high school, middle school or elementary students at time of festival. (April 2016)

- For exhibition shorts must be available as a digital file (.MOV, .AVI only). If unable to meet these specifications please email Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com

- The programming staff will ultimately determine what category your film fits best in.

-There are two options available for you to submit your review copy:
You may submit online through www.newportbeachfilmfest.com or by mailing your DVD entry. Please review posted requirements on the website.

- We do not accept works in progress.

- Our deadlines are POSTMARKED deadlines. This means that your submission must be mailed by the applicable deadline and arrive no later than 2 weeks from the deadline.

- Entries received late or incomplete may be disqualified.

- A 4"x5", 300dpi still image from the film is required. Please upload through Withoutabox or email to Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com

- You WILL be notified by email when we receive your submission.