7th Annual





Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Pre-Earlybird Deadline
January 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Earlybird Deadline
January 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Regular Deadline
February 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Late Deadline
March 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 60.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 30, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 85.00 70.00
Decision Deadline
April 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 75.00

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

Category Details

Approximately April 21, 2017

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)
  Final Draft (.fdr)
  Final Draft (.fdx)
  Rich Text (.rtf)
  Plain Text (.txt)

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

VIFF! GOLDEN BULBS are unique trophy awards taken directly from the World Famous Welcome to Las Vegas Sign!
Sponsor:Welcome to Las Vegas Sign
Value of Goods/Services: 500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

1. Entrants must submit a SECURE ONLINE SCREENER or DVD or Bluray in NTSC region 0 or 1 viewing copy for consideration. Private Vimeo links also accepted, just email vegasiff@gmail.com so we can forward to our judges.
2. Entries must be postmarked according to the deadline. If you pay entry fee for an earlier deadline before your film arrives, it will not be considered and passed to judging panel until remaining balance is paid in full. Please include a check for the remaining balance to ensure proper consideration for films arriving past their payed and scheduled deadline. Preferred deliver is Online Screener. For Mail Deliveries, we prefer USPS, but please DO NOT request a SIGNATURE CONFIRMATION. Fedex, UPS and other international and private mail companies are fine too, but again - DO NOT request a SIGNATURE CONFIRMATION - in case one of our staff members are unavailable, the film may be returned to sender.
3. Entry will not be processed without an accompanying Online Screener, DVD or Bluray, however you will incur submission charges through WAB.
4. Please include WAB tracking number on DVD and all paperwork when submitting.
5. For publications purposes, if your film/video is selected for screening, entrants must be prepared to supply at least three electronic images (publicity stills) either in jpeg or PDF format, 300 dpi.
6. Upon acceptance a web sized video preview (trailer) is highly encouraged.
7. Exceptions to the festival regulations must be authorized by one of the Festival Directors.
8. We are looking forward to viewing your film or reading your script.