25th Annual

"LOS ANGELES IFS FILM FEST" - Independent Filmmakers Showcase ©2017 ( L.A. / Beverly Hills / Santa Monica )

May 03, 2017 to May 15, 2017

 
Category

IFS TRAILER COMPETITION

 

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
August 29, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
September 27, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 12.00 *
Late Deadline
February 12, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 14.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
March 11, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
March 24, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 4 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    
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)
  DCP
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Trailer

Category Rules

This category is for trailers ONLY. "Trailer" defined as a short filmed advertisement for a feature or longer work, yet to be released.

Trailers must be for films that have NOT been commercially released theatrically or DVD via major domestic distribution, nor been broadcast on American television in their entirety.

Trailers, if selected, will be played between screenings at the fest.

Only traditional-style trailers entered into this category will be chosen for screening.

If submitting a narrative short film, or a music video, or experimental film;, please submit under any of the Short Film Categories for those types of films.