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16-Apr-2014 3:09pm PDT  

 

HollyShorts Film Festival

10 Annual: August 14, 2014 to August 23, 2014

  Short Live Action

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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 7, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00


April 11, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00


May 23, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Student Fee 60.00 55.00


June 6, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 65.00
Student Fee 75.00 60.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 08-Jul-2014


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 30 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after 01-Jan-2010


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
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BLU-RAY
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Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


PRESSKIT REQUIREMENTS
A press kit is required with the entry form, including:


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


Best VFX
$10,000 of METHOD STUDIOS VFX post production services
Sponsor:Method Studios
Value of Goods/Services: 10,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best of Fest
$10,000 Company 3 post production services prize.
Sponsor:COMPANY 3
Value of Goods/Services: 10,000 U.S. Dollar


Best Director
$10,000 Company 3 post production services prize.
Sponsor:COMPANY 3
Value of Goods/Services: 10,000 U.S. Dollar


Best Student
HD Camera rental package courtesy of Martini Crew Booking
Sponsor:Martini Crew Booking
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar


Special Jury Award
$7,500 in kind from GREENHOUSE STUDIOS for post production work
Sponsor:Greenhouse Studios
Value of Goods/Services: 7,500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Comedy
Film Distribution package for mobile and online. Film and TV solutions from Showbiz Software
Sponsor:Fun LIttle Movies
Value of Goods/Services: 2,000 U.S. Dollar


Best Cinematography
Winner gets $5,000 in post production services courtesy of Company 3
Sponsor:Company 3
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


Best Editing
$7,500 from GREENHOUSE STUDIOS for post production services.
Sponsor:Greenhouse Studios
Value of Goods/Services: 7,500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.


NociCortinfestival Best North American Short
Winner will get an all expense paid trip to Noci, Italy to attend and screen their film at NociCortinfestival in 2013!
Sponsor:NociCortinfestival
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar


Best Horror
FearNet Best Horror winner gets a distribution deal with FearNet.com and on their TV channel.
Sponsor:FearNet
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar


CATEGORY RULES
Films and videos submitted to the Festival will be considered for competitive categories. Oscar nominated films may be submitted for screening but not in the competitive categories. By submitting your film for consideration for the 10th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival, you agree for HollyShorts to screen your short film if it is an official selection for this year's festival and are obligated to your commitment.