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16-Apr-2014 9:17am PDT  

 

ONECLOUDFEST

04 Annual January 01, 2014 to December 31, 2014

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OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES • Select a Category of Entry to continue.

Music Videos
Music Videos must be under 15 min.
Narrative Short
Narrative shorts - live action and animation under 20 mins.
Documentary Short
Documentary Shorts under 20 mins.
Feature Films - Non-Competitive
Do you have a feature film you are trying to create a buzz around? Are you holding onto a classic you would like to share w/ the world?

Throughout our festival year we will hold 'Special Screenings' for our growing online community. If your film is selected your film will have its very own solo spotlite and its own digital marketing campaign.

We have several screening dates to fill throughout the year - we will work together w/ you to find a schedule that suits you.
Narrative Short - Non-Competitive
Do you have a film you are trying to create a buzz around? Are you holding onto a classic you would like to share w/ the world?

Throughout our festival year we will hold 'Special Screenings' for our growing online community. If your film is selected your film will have its very own solo spotlite and its own digital marketing campaign.

We have several screening dates to fill throughout the year - we will work together w/ you to find a schedule that suits you.
Documentary Feature - Non-Competitive
Do you have a feature film you are trying to create a buzz around? Are you holding onto a classic or have a message you would like to share w/ the world?

Throughout our festival year we will hold 'Special Screenings' for our growing online community. If your film is selected your film will have its very own solo spotlite and its own digital marketing campaign.

We have several screening dates to fill throughout the year - we will work together w/ you to find a schedule that suits you.
HORROR NIGHTS
Get theatrical distribution as well as sales representation for your horror short or feature!

MISSION & OBJECTIVE
::MovieMaker magazine's 2013 Top 50 film festivals worth the entry fee!::

Mission: Bringing independent artists and filmmakers to audiences everywhere.
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ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
ONECLOUDFEST is an ONLINE Festival with the goal of bringing maximum exposure to filmmakers.

FACEBOOK COMPETITION:
If you are looking for maximum exposure around the world - this is the competition for you!

Your films are showcased on our Facebook page/newsfeeds for maximum world-wide exposure. The festival runs year long and the world-wide audience is your judge. At the end of the year, the films with the most likes + shares will take home the award and prize.

We accept works from the following categories:

- Narrative Shorts (under 20 min in length)
- Live Action
- Animation
- Music Videos (under 15 min in length)
- Documentary Shorts (under 20 min in length)

NON-COMPETITIVE SHOWCASES:
Ideal for feature-length films and select short formats that are looking to create a buzz but still traveling the festival circuit: take over our festival website! We special screen one hand-selected title and dedicate all of our online real-estate to promote the 'one title'. Your film, if selected will screen for two (2) weeks.

We accept shorts & features in any length in the following categories: narratives (live action, animation) and docs

FACEBOOK COMPETITION AWARDS + PRIZES
Cash awards and/or prizes will be presented annually to the winner(s) of our year-long Competition.

All awards and prizes are subject to change, and updates to the prize packages will be posted online at onecloudfest.com, our Facebook page, and Twitter.

NOTE: Prior to submitting your work(s), learn about our festival and please make sure you have read our GENERAL RULES and TERMS & CONDITIONS.

ORGANIZERS
Sy Smensgard (Festival Registrar) ; Sy Smensgard (Festival Registrar) ; Sy Smensgard (Festival Registrar) ; Sy Smensgard (Festival Registrar)

GENERAL RULES
ONECLOUDFEST –
THE RULES & SCREENING LICENSE AGREEMENT
Please read this agreement carefully before you submit your film.

GUIDELINES FOR ALL FILMS:
- All non-English language films must have English subtitles
- A separate entry form and additional entry fee must be submitted for each film

ENTRY FORM AND PREVIEW MATERIALS FOR ALL FILMS
We only accept entries submitted and paid for through withoutabox.com.

REVIEW AND SELECTION PROCESS

• Films are hand-selected for ALL ONECLOUDFEST showcases.

• ONLY ONE title is hand-selected for each non-competitive showcase

The films are hand-selected by a selection committee. Each member is an industry professional.

AWARD INFORMATION
Cash awards and/or prizes will be presented annually for the winners of our year-long Facebook competition.

All awards and prizes are subject to change, and updates to the prize packages will be posted online at onecloudfest.com, our Facebook page, and Twitter.

NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE
Letters of Inclusion or non-Inclusion will be sent to the email address provided on the entry form. We do NOT send physical mail so please ensure that your email address is accurate on your application. Change of email addresses can be sent to: hello@onecloudfest.com.

SCREENING FORMATS
All films selected for Inclusion will be sent specific directions to the email address provided on the entry form on how to submit screeners. This submission process will be digital.

We do NOT send physical mail so please ensure that your email address is accurate on your application. Change of email addresses can be sent to: hello@onecloudfest.com.

PUBLICITY AND MARKETING
All selected films may be excerpted for publicity purposes.
ONECLOUDFEST reserves the right to promote any film or script or the use of Filmmakers image, photo, name or bio to print, broadcast or Internet media including but not limited to ONECLOUDFEST’s website(s) and Facebook Fan Page.

Films selected for viewing shall not be edited, dubbed or revised by ONECLOUDFEST; however, ONECLOUDFEST shall have the right to include the insertion of the ONECLOUDFEST logo and sponsor’s logo, if any, during the screening duration of the film.

ONLINE SCREENINGS
By accepting inclusion in ONECLOUDFEST, the filmmaker grants non-exclusive rights to showcase their film online in a secured environment:

- for a total of 14 days in the competition year for competitive showcases. The screening days can be split up during the year.
- for a consecutive two(2) week period for non-competitive Special Screenings unless negotiated otherwise together with filmmaker

CONTROLLING LAW, VENUE AND SEVERABILITY
This License shall be governed by the laws of California without consideration of conflicts of laws provision and principles. All claims between the parties, regardless of legal theory and whenever brought, shall be resolved in California and you stipulate that you expressly submit to the personal jurisdiction of California and you further agree that any judgment may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion thereof, of his Agreement to be unenforceable, the remainder of this License shall continue in full force and effect.

COMPLETE AGREEMENT
This License constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the use of films and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous understandings regarding such subject matter. No amendment to or modification of this License will be binding unless in writing and signed by an authorized representative of ONECLOUDFEST. Nothing in this Agreement constitutes a waiver of ONECLOUDFESTS’ rights under the California patent and copyright laws or any other Federal law, nor of any of ONECLOUDFESTS’ rights under the rules or laws of any country, territory, republic and/or province.

ONCE YOUR SUBMISSION REACHES “IN CONSIDERATION” STATUS – YOU CANNOT WITHDRAW FROM THE COMPETITION – NO EXCEPTIONS!
So prior to submitting your work(s), learn about our festival and please make sure you have read our GENERAL RULES and TERMS & CONDITION.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

ONECLOUDFEST is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The Festival reserves the right to refuse entries. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless ONECLOUDFEST from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered. Entries are not returned.