Filmmakers, Withoutabox
  Not logged in
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Spanish
24-Apr-2014 11:46am PDT  

 

The Boonies International

2 Annual: August 13, 2014 to August 16, 2014

  Feature Films

 Switch Category
 

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
 
February 15, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 10.00 *


May 31, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 10.00 *


June 17, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 10.00 *


July 1, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 10.00 *



NOTIFICATION DATE
17-Jul-2014


RUNTIME
Features: minimum 50 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
Project must not have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
VHS    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
VHS    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  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 requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> Statement by the Director


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best Feature
Sponsor:The Boonies Inc.
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar


Best Short
Sponsor:The Boonies International Film Festival
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar


Best Actor
Sponsor:The Boonies Inc.
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Music Video
Sponsor:The Boonies International Film Festival
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar


Audience Choice Award
Sponsor:The Boonies Inc.
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


Junior High and under
Sponsor:The Boonies Inc.
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


High School
Sponsor:The Boonies International Film Festival
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar


CATEGORY RULES
Submission Deadline: Postmark July 17, 2014 for festival August 13-16, 2014.
Submissions are accepted through Withoutabox.com online submission process.

1. Film must have been completed no earlier than January 1, 2012. Films must be completed by festival August 13-16, 2014.


2. Narrative and Documentary Film and Music Videos which have been distributed or has screened on television or is financed or initiated by a major film studio are not eligible for competition. Though they are welcome for special screenings. This does not apply if the film was an Official Boonies selection prior to its distribution or films production deal, financed or initiated by a major film studio.

3. Selected and Competition Films will be announced no later that July 17, 2014.

4. Feature films must be 50 minutes and over.

5. Short films must be under 50 minutes.

6. Music Videos must be 30 minutes or under.

7. Same fees and rules apply to features, short films and music videos.

8. All non-English speaking films must have English subtitles.

9. The festival is open to filmmakers of all ages. All minor filmmakers must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

10. No pornographic or “adult” films.