Newport Beach Film Festival

17 Annual April 21, 2016 to April 28, 2016

 
Category

Music Video

 

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
Regular Deadline
December 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Late Deadline
January 29, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 20, 2016

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 10 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after April 1, 2014

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution

3 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)
  CD-ROM

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Festival Honors

Category Rules

- Music Video submitters are responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses, royalties, release forms, clearances, permits necessary to present their work. Newport Beach Film Festival is not responsible for any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, or royalty infringement related to the work.

- Music Videos must be 10 minutes or less.

- Original music ONLY

- For exhibition the film must be available as a digital file (.MOV, .AVI only). If unable to meet these specifications please email Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com

-There are two options available for you to submit your review copy:

(1) Digital File
(2) Mailing your DVD entry. Please note that we DO NOT return exhibition copies unless provided with paid return shipping package.
Please review posted requirements on the website.

- We do not accept works in progress.

- The programming staff will ultimately determine what category your film fits best in.

- Our deadlines are POSTMARKED deadlines. This means that your submission must be mailed by the applicable deadline and arrive no later than 2 weeks from the deadline.

- Entries received late or incomplete may be disqualified.

- A 4"x5", 300dpi still image from the film is required. Please upload through Withoutabox or email to Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com

- You WILL be notified by email when we receive your submission.

- Films selected will be notified by mid-March, 2015

If you do not receive an email, we may not have received your submission. Please email Submissions@NewportBeachFilmFest.com to verify.