15th Annual

Big Mini Media Festival

November 11, 2016 to November 12, 2016

 
Category

Short Documentary

 

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 30, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 31, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
August 21, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
August 28, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00
Student Fee 25.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 7, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

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
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place

Category Rules

We seek Short Documentaries of artistic quality suitable for all audiences. These films do not have to be of any particular theme or subject. These movies must be shot or finished on digital media. Please submit your film as a digital movie file (.mov) via Withoutabox.com. Only movies submitted electronically will be accepted. Incomplete submission package will not be viewed nor considered.

If submitting more than one work, please fill out a separate submission form and pay a separate submission fee for each submission.

Films submitted by the July 31 deadline, will be eligible for the "Top Five Movies" in this category. Films that are in the "Top Five" will get special coverage on Big Mini Media Website, as well as, social media coverage.

If you have any trouble uploading your film, please let us know at bigminimediafestival@gmail.com.