18th Annual

Newport Beach Film Festival

April 20, 2017 to April 27, 2017

 
Category

Youth (18yrs or under)

 

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
January 27, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately March 15, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 10 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2015

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution


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
Media Files
  CD-ROM
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .FLV (Flash Video)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

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
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

*** Name of school in which student is currently enrolled MUST accompany submission. *** All entrants in this category MUST be high school, middle school or elementary school students at time of the festival (April 2017).

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

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

-There are two options available for you to submit your review copy:
You may submit online through upload to our FTP site (see http://newportbeachfilmfest.com for instructions) or by mailing your DVD entry. Please review posted requirements on the website.

- We do not accept works in progress.

- Our deadlines are POSTMARKED deadlines. This means that your submission must be mailed by the applicable deadline and arrive no later than 1 week from the deadline.

- Entries received late or incomplete may be disqualified.

- A 4" x 5”, 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.