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24-Apr-2014 10:01pm PDT  

 

San Francisco Green Film Festival

4 Annual: May 29, 2014 to June 04, 2014

  Shorts

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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
 
December 7, 2012
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00
18 and Under 0.00 *


January 4, 2013
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
18 and Under 0.00 *


January 11, 2013
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 20.00
18 and Under 0.00 *


January 18, 2013
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
18 and Under 0.00 *



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 15-Mar-2013


RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2011


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution



2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

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

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
BLU-RAY
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
AVCHD    
MiniDV    
DigiBeta  
HDCAM    
Other    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  CD-ROM
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best Short Film Award
2011 Award - COALITION OF THE WILLING, Simon Robson


Green Tenacity Award
The Green Tenacity Award is given annually to a filmmaker who shows great tenacity in exploring crucial environmental issues in their work. 2011 Award - BANANAS!*, Fredrik Gertten; 2012 Award - BLOOD IN THE MOBILE, Frank Piasecki Poulsen
This prize is shared with other categories.


Inspiring Lives Award
2012 Award - URBAN ROOTS, Mark MacInnis
This prize is shared with other categories.


Audience Award
2012 Award - SUSHI: THE GLOBAL CATCH, Mark Hall
This prize is shared with other categories.


CATEGORY RULES
A short film or video that is under 45 minutes in length. This includes documentary, narrative fiction and animation. SFGFF shorts may screen with features or, on occasion, in a shorts program.

To qualify, productions must feature an aspect of sustainability or of the relationship between people and the planet. See the "General Rules"; for further details.

All works submitted to the festival are eligible to compete for the festival's awards.