4th Annual

Studio City International Film Festival

November 03, 2016 to November 06, 2016

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

Narrative Feature
Feature, up to 120 minutes, any genre.
Narrative Short
Short Films, up to 30 minutes, any genre.
Music Video
Music Video, up to 10 minutes, any genre.
Student Film
Student Films, up to 30 minutes, any genre. Must be a current student.
Documentary feature
Feature length documentary
Documentary short
Comedy short
Animated short
Comedy Feature
Horror Feature
Horror Short
Web Series
From one to three episodes of Web Series
TV Pilot
TV Pilot

MISSION & OBJECTIVE

Our mission at the Studio City international Film Festival is to present cutting-edge films that will entertain, provoke, and inform it's audience members.

All genres are welcome. We wish to encourage all cultures and embrace diversity. It is our firm belief that the arts are a unifying force that serve to bridge all cultural and ethnic gaps.

Special consideration is given to films that emphasize creative storytelling and up-and-coming talent in both directing and acting.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

The Studio City international Film Festival will be held at the CAP Studio Theatre on Ventura Boulevard, just around the corner from Universal Studios. We welcome projects with any content and style, regardless of production year.

There will be awards for Best Narrative Feature, Best Comedy Feature, Best Narrative Short, Best Horror Feature, Best Horror Short, Best Comedy Short, Best Documentary Feature, Best Documentary Short, Best Animated Short, Best Student Film, and Best Music Video.


Why you should submit your film to the Studio City festival:

1. Because we are situated in the heart of the entertainment industry, each year the festival features a number of distributors and celebrities.

2. We make it fun and memorable for the filmmakers. We give a lot of personal attention to all the filmmakers.

3. We also have networking events in the bar and lounge of the theater, so there is ample opportunity to network.

4. We will have filmmaker Q&As after every film block, workshops and panel discussions .
5. This is a fun, festival party atmosphere.

ORGANIZERS

William Foard; steve sturla (Director); steve sturla (Director); steve sturla (Director)

GENERAL RULES

SCIFF Film Festival - LOS ANGELES, CA
November 3rd to 6th 2016 - Submissions Rules

RULES and REGULATIONS

1. Film Entrants must submit a secure online screener through Withoutabox or Vimeo.
2. Entry forms will not be processed without accompanying Preview Copies in one of the accepted formats.
3. All entries must be in English or - SUBTITLED, DUBBED in English, unless special arrangements have been made with festival.
4.All films selected for screening at the festival grant SCIFF the right to use stills and excerpts of up to two minutes for promotional purposes. Trailers will be provided by the applicant if requested.
5.Exceptions to the festival regulations must be authorized by one of the Festival Directors.
6.Multiple entries are permissible, but each entry must be accompanied by a separate Entry and fee.
7. All fees are non-refundable.



TERMS AND CONDITIONS

The Filmmaker(s) has read, understands and complies with the Festival rules of entry, and has the legal right and authority to submit film project to the Studio City International Film Festival (SCIFF).
The Filmmaker(s) understands that by submitting film project, Filmmaker(s) authorizes SCIFF to exhibit film during the 2016 Festival dates, if the film should be selected.
The Filmmaker holds harmless the Festival, its organizers, judges, sponsors, and partners, individually and collectively, from and against all claims, demands, losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses including legal expenses arising out of or in connection with any and all claims, or third party claims based on the film submitted to the SCIFF.

Any dispute arising between Filmmaker and SCIFF shall be subject to binding arbitration pursuant to the ADR arbitration services of Los Angeles.
Festival finalists and winners will permit SCIFF to use name, contact information and/or likeness and publicity stills, film or video footage, title, and logline of film.

1. Film Entrants must submit a secure online screener through Withoutabox or Vimeo.
2. Entry forms will not be processed without accompanying Preview Copies in one of the accepted formats.
3. All entries must be in English or - SUBTITLED, DUBBED in English, unless special arrangements have been made with festival.
4.All films selected for screening at the festival grant SCIFF the right to use stills and excerpts of up to two minutes for promotional purposes. Trailers will be provided by the applicant if requested.
5.Exceptions to the festival regulations must be authorized by one of the Festival Directors.
6.Multiple entries are permissible, but each entry must be accompanied by a separate Entry and fee.
7. All fees are non-refundable.