17th Annual

LUNAFEST FILM FESTIVAL

January 01, 2018 to October 01, 2018

 
Category

USA applicants: By, For and About Women

 

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
December 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Student Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
February 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *
Late Deadline
April 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 30, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 20 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from North America

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> 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
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Sponsor:LUNA, Whole Nutrition for Women
Cash Award Value: 2,500 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Clif Bar & Company... and the Breast Cancer Fund employees, relatives, and sponsored athletes are prohibited from entering a submission for LUNAFEST.

Format for entries is DVD (NTSC), Region 0 or 1. Please see listing for entry fee amount. Make all money order or checks payable to BREAST CANCER FUND. The film submission fee is donated directly to our national partner, the Breast Cancer Fund (BCF). BCF is a San Francisco based non-profit that works to identify – and advocate for -- the elimination of environmental and other preventable causes of the disease.

Films accepted include shorts, documentaries, fiction or narrative. We are particularly interested in international and student film submissions.

FILMS MUST BE 20 MINUTES OR LESS.

There are cash prizes. Last submission deadline is April 1, 2017.

If submitting for the Student Entry Fee amount, please include a copy of your current Student I.D. with your submission.

For more information, please feel free to contact us at: 1-510-596-6607
lunafest@clifbar.com.

LUNAFEST
c/o Clif Bar
1451 66th Street
Emeryville, CA
94608-1004