8th Annual

Zed Fest Film Festival & Screenplay Competition 2017

November 08, 2017 to November 12, 2017

 
Category

Music Video

 

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
April 21, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
July 21, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
September 22, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 30, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately November 7, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 5 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    
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required with the entry form, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director
> Press Clippings
> Anecdotal Accounts

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Zed Fest Film Festival Official Selection Prize
passes to Film festival event and party in North Hollywood Arts District
Sponsor:ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL & SCREENPLAY COMPETITION
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 250 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Special Jury Award
Phil Tucker Spirit Award Top Prize Winner $1000 Phil Tucker Award (named after Indie Film Making Pioneer Director of Robot Monster (1953) To learn more visit www.zedfest.org
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

1st Place
MOVIE MAGIC SCREENWRITER
Sponsor:MOVIE MAGIC SCREENWRITER
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 250 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Quickfilm Budget Award Prize
Quick Film Budget is the first technology to automate the film budgeting process. It saves filmmakers TIME and MONEY. Create a customized professional film budget in a matter of minutes -- for a fraction of what it costs to hire a line producer. It handles everything from short films to micro-budget features to studio franchises. Just answer key questions about your film project and Quick Film Budget instantly generates your film budget and delivers it to your inbox IN MINUTES! Then, you can further customize the budget as your film proceeds through pre-production. Quick Film Budget is not just a software, it's a service that helps support filmmakers get into production.
Sponsor:Quickfilm Budget
Cash Award Value: 200 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 200 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

All judging will be anonymous. All entries must be accompanied by a
completed and signed release form. You may enter more than one movie, but you must submit a separate entry form and release form and with each submission. Finalists and winners will be determined by professionals in the film Industry. You must be 18 years or older to enter. Participation in Zed Fest Film Festival implies understanding and acceptance of all terms included in this application. Entry does not guarantee placement in the festival. Every submission will be given full consideration. Entries will be selected to be featured in whole or part as finalists to appear in the festival. Finalists will be judged by category and winners will be announced at the end of the festival.