1st Annual

The Boonies International

August 19, 2015 to August 22, 2015

 
Category

Feature Films

 

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
Regular Deadline
July 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 19, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 50 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
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

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
  CD-ROM
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit 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.

Grand Prize
Audience Favorite
Sponsor:The Boonies Inc
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Best Short
Audience Favorite
Sponsor:The Boonies International Film Festival
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

Best Music Video
Audience Favorite
Sponsor:Northern PA Film Office
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Student Film
Audience Favorite
Sponsor:Northern PA Film Office
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

All submission:

1. Submitted films must have been complete on or after January 1, 2013.

2.Submission Deadline for “TBI August” is July 1, 2015.

3.Selection Announcement Deadline for “TBI August” is July 19, 2015.

4. Submissions are accepted through Withoutabox.com online submission process.

5. We accept all genres.

6.Films 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. They are welcome to submit for special or exhibition screenings. This does not apply if the film was an Official Boonies Selection prior to its distribution or films production deal.

7. Feature films must be 50 minutes and over.
Short films must be under 50 minutes.
Music Videos must be 30 minutes or under.

8. Submission fees are $10.00.

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

10. The festival is open to filmmakers of all ages. All minor filmmakers must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, and any use of film must be approved in writing by a parent or legal guardian.
We do not accept pornographic or “adult” films.