15th Annual

Whistler Film Festival

December 02, 2015 to December 06, 2015

 
Category

Mountain Culture Competition

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Canadian Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 2, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
June 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
August 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
October 31, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 50 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after August 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Western Canadian

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> 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
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Mountain Culture Award
As a reflection of the Festival's unique setting, WFF's Mountain Culture Competition features four films from around the world that capture mountain places and experiences with a cinematic flourish. A jury of three industry professionals will award the Mountain Culture Award.
Sponsor:Whistler Blackcomb

Audience Award
All fiction and documentary feature length films are eligible for the Audience Award. The Festival-going public has their say as they cast their votes to chose the most popular film. This prize is shared with other categories.
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Only feature-length documentaries or narrative films (50 minutes or more) are eligible for this award.

All feature films (both documentary and narrative features) are eligible for the Audience Award.

All films must be Western Canadian Premieres.

If you are submitting via VIMEO link, please select OTHER FILE as your screener type and send with title, tracking # and link with password to program@whistlerfilmfestival.com