6th Annual

Vesak - Buddhist Film Festival 2015

May 10, 2015 to May 26, 2015

 
Category

Docu Dramas - 30 Minutes

 

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
November 30, 2012
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *
Regular Deadline
February 15, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
March 15, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
March 31, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately May 15, 2013

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

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
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EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Award of Merit
A sponsored stay and tour for 4 days in the land of serendipity, Sri Lanka.
Sponsor:Light of Asia Foundation
Value of Goods/Services: 2,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

1) The film should not exceed 15 minutes of duration.

2) The film should be based on "Buddhism - Protection of Nature and All Living Beings"

3) The Docu-drama should be suitable for all audiences.

4) A synopsis of the docu-drama is mandatory.

5) The Winners will be selected in May 2013 and the Award Ceremony will be held in May 2014.

6) We will provide you an opportunity to stream these Films in the Light of Asia Foundation web site as well as the Vesak Film Festival web site.

7) The decision of the Festival committee is final and conclusive.