8th Annual

Capital City Film Festival

April 11, 2018 to April 15, 2018

 
Category

Non-student Short

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
November 24, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
December 22, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Late Deadline
January 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
January 12, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
February 16, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Lansing

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  DCP
Virtual Reality (VR)
  Oculus Rift
  Playstation VR
Film Gauge
  35mm

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 - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Student Film
The Capital City Film Festival Jury will be awarding the best short film.
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Non-student Short submissions should be under 40 minutes in length. There are no genre restrictions in this category. Films that exceed 40 minutes will not be considered.

Please Note:

DO NOT submit your film in this category if it is a student-produced work. Please see the Student submission category for full guidelines.