11th Annual

Fantastic Fest

September 24, 2015 to October 01, 2015

 
Category

Short 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
February 20, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
April 24, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
May 29, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 24, 2015

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after November 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Austin

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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Film Gauge
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


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
> 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.

1st Place
Check website for award details
Sponsor:Various

Category Rules

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
Eligibility Requirements for the feature film and short film competition (jury and audience award):
• Running time for all feature films must be 70 minutes or more
• Running time for all shorts must be less than 30 minutes.
• Selected films must be made available in a 35mm composite print, HD-DVD, DCP, Bluray
• Film submissions in a foreign language must be subtitled or dubbed in English.
• Preview screening format is an online screener only - no DVD screeners.
• If submitting more than one film, a separate completed entry is required for each title.

ENTRY FEES, DEADLINE, NOTIFICATION, AND SCHEDULING
• Films are scheduled at the discretion of Fantastic Fest. Fantastic Fest retains the right to make changes to the published schedule at any time and for any reason. Films may be screened more than once.