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21-Apr-2014 12:10am PDT  

 

Toronto Beaches Film Fest

3 Annual June 27, 2014 to June 28, 2014

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696 College Street
Suite #2002
Toronto ON M6G 1C1
Canada
Phone: 416-987-6543
torontobeachesfilmfest@gmail.com
http://www.TorontoBeachesFilmFes...

DECISIONS ALREADY MADE • This event has already made decisions and notified submitters for the current cycle. Submissions are no longer being accepted.

Short Film (Narrative)
Your film must focus on at least one of these FILM GENRES that fit our "VIBE":

Eco-Friendly
Kid-Friendly
Enviromentally-Friendly
Bio-Friendly
Green-Friendly
Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly
Animal-Friendly
Urban Sustainability
Social Justice
3rd World Issues
Activism against Big Companies, Big Brother and the Government

If your film has a "beach related" theme, even better!

The Beach, the Boardwalk, Beach Culture, Surfing, Surf Music, Jazz, Blues, even better! And that theme can be literal or figurative.
Feature Film (Narrative)
Your film must focus on at least one of these FILM GENRES that fit our "VIBE":

Eco-Friendly
Kid-Friendly
Enviromentally-Friendly
Bio-Friendly
Green-Friendly
Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly
Animal-Friendly
Urban Sustainability
Social Justice
3rd World Issues
Activism against Big Companies, Big Brother and the Government

If your film has a "beach related" theme, even better!

The Beach, the Boardwalk, Beach Culture, Surfing, Surf Music, Jazz, Blues, even better! And that theme can be literal or figurative.
Short Documentary
Your film must focus on at least one of these FILM GENRES that fit our "VIBE":

Eco-Friendly
Kid-Friendly
Enviromentally-Friendly
Bio-Friendly
Green-Friendly
Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly
Animal-Friendly
Urban Sustainability
Social Justice
3rd World Issues
Activism against Big Companies, Big Brother and the Government

If your film has a "beach related" theme, even better!

The Beach, the Boardwalk, Beach Culture, Surfing, Surf Music, Jazz, Blues, even better! And that theme can be literal or figurative.
Feature Documentary
Your film must focus on at least one of these FILM GENRES or Themes that fit our "VIBE":

Eco-Friendly
Kid-Friendly
Enviromentally-Friendly
Bio-Friendly
Green-Friendly
Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly
Animal-Friendly
Urban Sustainability
Social Justice
3rd World Issues
Activism against Big Companies, Big Brother and the Government

If your film has a "beach related" theme, even better!

The Beach, the Boardwalk, Beach Culture, Surfing, Surf Music, Jazz, Blues, even better! And that theme can be literal or figurative.
Vintage Beach
Remaining with the themes of Beaches, Bikinis, BBQ, Surf, The Beach, the Boardwalk, Beach Culture, Surfing, Surf Music, Jazz, Blues, Beach Culture, Beachcombers, Beach Bums, Surf Culture, Beach Fashion, Beach Art, etc. And vintage beach like stuff your parents took on that old Super 8mm camera on summer vacation.


We're looking for cool home 8mm movies, garage films, Grinder films, Underground Films and stuff like high school training films in the "Vintage Beach" category.

If your film is a contemporary but Vintage beach Film 'period piece' that's cool too.

We don't care what year the film was made. The older, the better.
Kid Friendly
The Toronto Beaches Film Festival is a festival like no other in the city of Toronto. We proved that the Beaches Community craves film culture and we deliver the Best in FILM GENRES that fit our "VIBE".

Specifically for our "Kid Friendly" category we are looking for stuff that's fun, informative and highly entertaining. Nothing too scary, unless it's the good kind of scary like campfire stories and goofy goons and goblins.

Films or docs of any length are good as long as they are in one of the categories below:

Animal-Friendly
Beach Culture
Beach Towns
Comedy
Coming of Age
Dolphins
Drama
Environment Friendly
Family Issues
Green-Friendly
Kid Associations
Kid Bands
Kid Entrepreneurs
Kid-Friendly
Kid Geniuses
Kid Groups
Kid Initiatives
Kid Music
Kid Science
Kid Xtreme Sports, Games
Oceanography
Saving our Beaches
Scenic Travelogues
Sci-Fi
Social Justice
Surfing
Water Conservation
Water Animals
Water Fowl
Water Sports
Whales


Feature films, Short films, Feature docs and Short docs. And vintage beach like stuff your parents took on that old 8mm camera on summer vacation. They all apply to this category.

MISSION & OBJECTIVE
The Toronto Beaches Film Fest is a unique, film festival that takes place steps away from the famous "Beaches" community in Toronto, Canada.

Think warm summer nights, cool music, cookouts, lazy sunny days and maybe films under the stars. Now that's a great way to spend a weekend...


ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
The Toronto Beaches Film Fest is a festival like no other in the city of Toronto. We proved that the Beaches Community craves film culture and we only deliver the Best in FILM GENRES that fit our "vibe":

3rd World Issues
Activism against Big Companies, Big Brother and the Government
Adventure
Animal-Friendly
Beach Culture
Beach Towns
Bio-Friendly
Blues
Boardwalks
Comedy
Dolphins
Drama
Eco-Friendly
Environment Friendly
Family Issues
Green-Friendly
Jazz
Kid-Friendly
Oceanography
Oil in Oceans
Route 66
Saving our Beaches
Scenic Travelogues
Social Justice
Surf Music
Surfing
Urban Sustainability
Vegan and Vegetarian Friendly
Water Conservation
Water Animals
Water Fowl
Water Sports
Whales


If your film or documentary has a "beach related" theme, even better! And that theme can be literal or figurative.

Feature films, Short films, Feature docs and Short docs. And vintage beach like stuff your parents took on that old 8mm camera on summer vacation.

ORGANIZERS
D. Finley (Co-Director) ; S. Kelly (Artistic Managing Director)

GENERAL RULES
1. YOU MUST HAVE ALL CLEARANCES AND RIGHTS IN WRITING FOR ALL PEOPLE, MUSIC AND IMAGES in your film or documentary

2. You must mail in your TWO Preview DVD's after you've made a payment online. (DVDs that arrive without payment will be thrown out)

3. You must fill out customs forms to say "Not For Re-Sale. For Cultural Purposes ONLY"

4. You must promote your film or documentary

5. You must submit a film or documentary that meets our Genres or Themes either figuratively or literally

Please MAIL 2 DVD Screeners.
Please MAIL ONLY Screeners. No press kit

Please put on your package:
NO COMMERCIAL VALUE. FOR CULTURAL PURPOSES ONLY!

ABSOLUTELY NO PERSONAL DROP-OFFS ALLOWED! ALL SUBMISSIONS MUST HAVE A POSTMARK

Thanks You


TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Toronto Beaches Film Fest 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 undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Toronto Beaches Film Fest 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.