Hells Half Mile Film & Music Festival

10 Annual September 24, 2015 to September 27, 2015

 
Category

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
January 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Student Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
March 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Student Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
April 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Student Fee 15.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
May 1, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 30.00
Student Fee 20.00 15.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 10, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 25 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

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    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Fest Best (Audience)
The film that has earned the most audience votes, regardless of category, will win the Fest Best award and be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Short (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Short Film Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival

Best Screenplay (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Screenplay Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival

Best Cinematography (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Cinematography Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Lead Actor (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Lead Actor Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Lead Actress (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Lead Actress Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Supporting Actor (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Supporting Actor Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Supporting Actress (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Supporting Actress Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Soundtrack (Jury)
The film that wins the Best Soundtrack Jury Award will be presented with a prize; past prizes have included trophies and plaques.
Sponsor:Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

All topics welcome. Films must be 25 minutes or less to be considered in the "short film" category.

In order to qualify for the student fee, please provide a copy of your student ID.