26th Annual

"LOS ANGELES IFS FILM FEST" Independent Filmmakers Showcase© 2018 (L.A. / Santa Monica / Beverly Hills)

May 03, 2018 to May 15, 2018

 
Category

FILM / SPECIAL PROJECTS

 

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
September 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 275.00 125.00
IFS BLAST - SPECIAL DISCOUNT
October 2, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 300.00 180.00
Regular Deadline
November 24, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 350.00 250.00
Late Deadline
December 23, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 425.00 275.00
WAB Extended Deadline
March 19, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 520.00 300.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
March 24, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 2 minutes to 40 minutes
Features: minimum 40 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date

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    
Film Gauge
  8mm
  16mm
  35mm

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
MiniDV    
DigiBeta    
Analog VideoNTSCPALSECAM
SVHS    
Hi8    
VHS    
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  CD-ROM
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  FILM
  HDCAM
  Sony HDCAM
Film Gauge
  8mm
  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.

IFS Best Picture Award

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 CINEMATOGRAPHY
This prize is shared with other categories.

BEST FILM EDITING
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

if wishing to submit 16mm or 35mm film print or any other special project:

Contact IFS at: ifsfilm@gmail.com

Before submitting via Withoutabox.