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17-Apr-2014 5:51am PDT  

 

Woodstock Film Festival

15 Annual October 15, 2014 to October 19, 2014

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13 Rock City Rd
PO Box 1406
Woodstock NY 12498-1406
USA
Phone: 845-679-4265
Fax: 509-479-5414
info@woodstockfilmfestival.com
http://www.woodstockfilmfestival...

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

Narrative
We are looking forward to the 15th Annual Woodstock Film Festival in 2014 and we hope to see you there!

Visit www.woodstockfilmfestival.com and see archives for details. The screening committee is looking for original work in a variety of genres.
Documentary
We are looking forward to the 15th Annual Woodstock Film Festival in 2014 and we hope to see you there!

Visit www.woodstockfilmfestival.com and see archives for details. The screening committee is looking for original work in a variety of genres.
Short Narrative
We are looking forward to Woodstock Film Festival 2014 and we hope to see you there!

Shorts broadly reflect trends and world events and receive prime time screenings at festival venues. Shorts are divided into thematic shows and may also be screened prior to feature screenings.

Visit www.woodstockfilmfestival.com and see archives for details.

Student
Student shorts broadly reflect trends and world events and receive prime time screenings at festival venues. Shorts are divided into thematic shows and also screened prior to feature screenings.

We are looking forward to Woodstock Film Festival 2014 and we hope to see you there!
Visit www.woodstockfilmfestival.com and see archives for details. The screening committee is looking for original work in a variety of genres.

Animation
Animation veterans Signe Baumane (Yeay Beay, Dentist, Woman, Natasha, Five F*cking Fables) and Oscar Nominee Bill Plympton (Idiots & Angels, Fan and the Flower, Hair High, Guard Dog, The Tune, Mutant Aliens, Idiots & Angels) program the WFF lineup, which is second to none in terms of quality. Visit www.woodstockfilmfestival.com for details.
Short Doc
We are looking forward to Woodstock Film Festival 2014 and we hope to see you there!

Visit www.woodstockfilmfestival.com and see archives for details. The screening committee is looking for original work in a variety of genres.
Youth/Teen
The Woodstock Film Festival has a strong commitment to screening youth films. Each year, the WFF promotes and presents these films by high school students via the Youth Initiative program. For more information, visit www.woodstockfilmfestival.com.

This category is for Middle School and High School students ONLY (ages 12-18).
Music Video
WFF's commitment to music and film is highlighted as part of the FOCUS ON MUSIC programming.

We are looking for the most creative and fiercely independent videos, no simple performance videos please.

MISSION & OBJECTIVE
The Woodstock Film Festival is a not-for-profit, 501 (C)(3) organization with a mission to present an annual program and year-round schedule of film, music, and art-related activities that promote artists, culture, inspired learning, and diversity.

The Hudson Valley Film Commission promotes sustainable economic development by attracting and supporting film, video and media production in the Hudson Valley - Catskills.


ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
The Woodstock Film Festival has established itself as one of the best independent film events in the country by premiering exceptional films by established and developing filmmakers. The fest also presents A-list concerts, parties, panels, and creates innovative and stimulating programming including Focus on Music, Exposure and the Youth Initiative.

The festival has drawn rave reviews nationwide from filmmakers, industry members, film lovers and the media alike. WFF was named by indieWIRE magazine as one of the top 50 film festivals in the world in 2010.

Cash, prizes and/or services are given out in each category including: Best Narrative Feature, Best Documentary, Best Shorts (Narrative, Student, Animation and Documentary), Best Cinematography, Best Female Director and Best Editing. Recent sponsors have included Toyota, Lowel-Light, Markertek, Ketel One, Hudson Whiskey, Half Moon Gin, Gigantic Pictures, Tangerine Entertainment, Panavision, BMI and others.

Industry participants have included Paul Rudd, Keanu Reeves, Lauren Ambrose, Andy Garcia, Stephen Dorff, Adrian Griener, Jonathan Demme, Mark Ruffalo, Vera Farmiga, Nat Wolff, Timothy Hutton, Michael Imperioli, Ellen Barkin, Ang Lee, Kevin Smith, Tim Robbins, Marcia Gay Harden, Ethan Hawke, Matt Dillon, Rosie Perez, Lucy Liu, Uma Thurman, Steve Buscemi, Bruce Beresford, Robin Bronk, Eamonn Bowles (Magnolia Pictures), Bingham Ray, James Schamus (Focus Features), Fisher Stevens (Greenstreet Productions), John Sloss (Cinetic Media), Ron Mann (Films We Like), Christine Vachon (Killer Films), Mira Nair, Todd Haynes, Woody Harrelson, Lili Taylor, Albert Maysles, Barbara Kopple, Leon Gast, Tim Blake Nelson, Richard Linklater, Robert Downey, Zachary Sklar, Kevin Bacon and many others.

ORGANIZERS
Laurent Rejto (Director ) ; Meira Blaustein (Executive Director) ; Meira Blaustein (Executive Director) ; Michael Burke (Operations Director) ; Nikki Goldbeck (Deputy Director)

GENERAL RULES
All films MUST be a Hudson Valley Premiere. This includes the counties of Ulster, Orange, Delaware, Dutchess, Sullivan, Columbia, Albany, Putnam and Westchester.

By submitting an entry, you are saying that you have read and agree with the guidelines of the Woodstock Film Festival.

All statements you have made in this document/form are true, and you certify that you have cleared all rights for this film and understand that no officers, employees, or agents of the Woodstock Film Festival can be held liable for the contents of or damage to the film.

Your entry into this competition grants the festival the rights that have been stated in these guidelines.

DVDs will be returned only if a prepaid, self-addressed envelope is provided. Otherwise, the video or DVD will become property of the festival.

All DVDs must be received within two weeks of submission date.

All entries will be notified of their submission status on or about September 13, 2013. Please do not contact our office asking about the status of your film.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

By submitting an entry, you are saying that you have read and agree with the guidelines of the Woodstock Film Festival. All statements you have made in this document/form are true, and you certify that you have cleared all rights for this film and understand that no officers, employees, or agents of the Woodstock Film Festival can be held liable for the contents of or damage to the film. Your entry into this competition grants the festival the rights that have been stated in these guidelines.