27th Annual

"IFS L.A. FILM FEST" - Independent Filmmakers Showcase© 2019 (Los Angeles / Santa Monica / Beverly Hills)

May 22, 2019 to June 02, 2019

 
Category

Student Feature Film Showcase

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
August 2, 2018
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
IFS Blast - Special Discount Deadline
August 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
September 28, 2018
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
Late Deadline
January 28, 2019
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 2, 2019
Regular Discounted
Student Fee 52.00 47.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 31, 2019

RUNTIME
Information not provided.

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after June 1, 2016

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
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  DCP
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Postcards
> One-Sheet Art - Fliers
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Press Clippings

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Audience Choice - Best Student Picture

BEST STUDENT FEATURE FILM

Best Director
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Actor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Actress
This prize is shared with other categories.

BEST SCREENPLAY
This prize is shared with other categories.

Audience Choice – BEST PICTURE
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

1. Student Feature Films must have completed production in the last 24 months.

2. Current valid Student ID required


Scan and email to: ifsfestivals@gmail.com
Or send copy via mail to IFS mailing address.

Fraudulent ID or lack of receipt of ID
will be cause for submissions to be disqualified without refund.


Submitting to a specific category (instead of General Categories) is a statement of how submitter views their film, films submitted in specific categories may be screened as part of specific blocs of other same-genre films.

Films may NOT have been commercially released on DVD with major domestic distribution or been broadcast on American television in their entirety. If films are available via streaming or internet, removed from such leading up to and until the end of the festival is recommended.



IF THIS SUBMISSION CATEGORY DEADLINE HAS CLOSED:
You may still submit any style / genre / category of film to the IFS Film Festival using the general IFS Film Festival submission categories.