5th Annual

Blue Water Film Festival

September 27, 2013 to September 28, 2013

 
Category

Michigan/Ontario Feature Length 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
Earlybird Deadline
April 5, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Regular Deadline
June 7, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
Late Deadline
June 14, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 21, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 70.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 26, 2013

RUNTIME
Features: From 40 minutes to 240 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from Michigan & Ontario

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
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DVD
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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BLU-RAY
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EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Color Print
> Photo of the Director - Black&White Print
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Sponsor:Michigan Film Office
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Feature length films are considered to be anything over 40 minutes. To qualify, the filmmaker must reside or have filmed the project in the State of Michigan, USA or Province of Ontario, CANADA.

Submitted films are judged on their on merits and are competing against themselves.