15th Annual

Anchorage International Film Festival

December 04, 2015 to December 13, 2015

 
Category

 

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
June 30, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Regular Deadline
August 15, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
September 1, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 8, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 130.00 125.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately October 5, 2012

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 10 minutes to 55 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2011

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects must originate from AK

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
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Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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  .MOV (Quicktime)

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
> 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
Snowdance short and super short films of all categories are considered for this award. The AIFF top prize among Snowdance short and super short films is an Alaskan Native handcarved walrus oosik (petrified bone) and a certificate of achievement.
Sponsor:AIFF - Golden Oosikar Award

2nd Place
Snowdance short and super short films of all categories are considered for this award. A certificate of achievement is the 2nd place prize in each category.

Category Rules

Any Snowdance animated short length film completed after January 1, 2011, regardless of content or subject. will be accepted. Length must be at least 10 minutes and no more than 54:59 minutes. The film cannot have been screened in Alaska, or in any other US state, on broadcast or cable TV, prior to December 9, 2012. Films being sold commercially on DVD may not be accepted at the programming director's discretion. Any film submitted in any animation subcategory must contain at least 50% animation.

Snowdance special rules:
The submitted film must have been either principally filmed in Alaska or the filmmaker (director/producer) is a current resident of Alaska. All other festival rules apply.