16th Annual

Whistler Film Festival

November 30, 2016 to December 04, 2016

 
Category

BC Student ShortWork Competition

 

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
April 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 5.00 *
Regular Deadline
June 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Late Deadline
July 31, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
August 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 35.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 31, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 50 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after August 1, 2015

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


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.

BC Student ShortWork Award
WFF’s Student ShortWork Competition includes up to ten produced by post-secondary students in British Columbia. The ShortWork Competition jury will award a $500 CDN prize to the top Student ShortWork entry.
Sponsor:Capilano University Film Centre
Cash Award Value: 500 Canadian Dollar

Category Rules

To be eligible for the BC Student ShortWork Award, entries must be produced by students in post–secondary programs in British Columbia (BC), completed in the 2015/2016 academic years.

If you are a student with a short film you wish to submit, and are from outside of BC please submit to the Canadian or International ShortWork Category. Student films from outside BC submitted to this category will not be screened.

Submissions to this category are submitted electronically. DVDs are accepted due to WFF's going green initiatives and will not be screened. You are able to submit via Withoutabox online screener or VIMEO link.

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