9th Annual

Big Island Film Festival at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii

May 22, 2014 to May 26, 2014

 
Category

Narrative Shorts

 

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 1, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
January 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
February 1, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
February 8, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 55.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2014

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2013

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
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
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 - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Golden Honu Award
Best Live Action Short, Best Family Short, Best Animated Short, Best Student Short, Best Hawaiian Short, Best Foreign Short, Audience Choice Short
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

Narrative film must be under 30 minutes and may have limited commercial exhibition or distribution. Must have been completed after Jan. 1, 2013. No documentaries.

Please include a copy of your current Student ID if you are submitting for the Student Entry Fee rate.

We do not grant waivers, so please do not ask.