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19-Apr-2015 12:08pm PDT  

 

Short Sharp Film Festival

9 Annual August 15, 2015 to August 15, 2015

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PO Box 2547
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
Australia
Phone: 61418481228
shortsharpdigital@gmail.com
http://shortsharpfilmfestival.or...

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

Animation
Accepts all styles of Animation.

We are an M Classification festival and no R rated material will be accepted.

Films should be under 8 minutes in length including credits.

All viewing copies to be uploaded through Withoutabox.

This category carries a cash prizes of AUD$1,500
Music Video Clip
NEW SSFF Category for Music Video Clips.

We are an M Classification festival and no R rated material will be accepted.

Films should be under 8 minutes in length including credits.

All viewing copies to be uploaded through Withoutabox.

This category carries a cash prizes of AUD 500
Open Genre Film
Short Sharp Film Festival (SSFF) accepts films in any Genre under 8 minutes including credits.

We are an M Classification festival and no R rated material will be accepted.

MISSION & OBJECTIVE
The 9th Short Sharp Film Festival encourages movie making across all genres.

The Short Sharp Film Festival is designed to showcase new and emerging talent, provide film makers with competition experience and expose our audience to different cultures and stories.


ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
The Short Sharp Film Festival began back in 2007 and its screening is warmly embraced by Coffs Harbour audiences.

The festival, now in its 9th year attracts entries from Europe, the Middle East, Asia, the Americas and Australasia.

This year the festival includes the following Awards:

Best Film - $1000 / Runner-up $500

Best Animation - $1000 / Runner-up $500

Best Music Video Clip - $500

Best Coffs Coast (Film, Animation, Music Video Clip) - $500

Peoples Choice Award - Animation $250

Peoples Choice Award - Film - $250

Best Score - $250

ORGANIZERS
Don Humt (Treasurer) ; Jan Strom (Festival Secretary) ; Libby Feez (director) ; Mark George (Chairperson)

GENERAL RULES
1. By entering your film in the Short Sharp Film Festival (SSFF) SSFF reserves the rights to publish and present the finalists films on its YouTube channel. If your film is unable to played in full on YouTube please forward and email to info@shortsharpdigital.org.au to inform the festival. If the SSFF does not receive a request for no publication, it will be considered an agreement.

2. All music & sound effects contained in your film must be copyright cleared for festival use.

3. All actors must consent in writing to use their performance in your completed video or film. It is your responsibility to keep these records and produce them if required.

4. You must have written permission from the copyright holder to use their art work, literature and any other Intellectual Copyright. Example include: artwork, photographs, quotes, images from magazines and newspapers, background images on television, posters and prints, and painting on walls. It is your responsibility to keep these records and produce them if required.

5. SSFF accepts films in all genre categories, Documentary, Experimental, Music Video and Narrative Fiction and animation in any and all styles of animation under 8 minutes including credits.

6. All details in the entry form are true.

7. The Producer agrees to indemnify Short Sharp Film Festival against any and all actions, claims, losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses which may be made or brought against Short Sharp Film Festival as a result of breach by the Producer.

8. The entrant has not given any rights to any other agreement that may conflict or breach contractual obligations. It is the responsibility of the entrant to ensure their clearance.

9. Short Sharp Film Festival has the discretion to reject any film entry if it does not apply to the Short Sharp Film Festival Standards.

10. No R or X rated films or content will be accepted.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. By entering your film in the Short Sharp Film Festival (SSFF) SSFF reserves the rights to publish and present the finalists films on its YouTube channel. If your film is unable to played in full on YouTube please forward and email to info@shortsharpdigital.org.au to inform the festival. If the SSFF does not receive a request for no publication, it will be considered an agreement. 2. All music & sound effects contained in your film must be copyright cleared for festival use. 3. All actors must consent in writing to use their performance in your completed video or film. It is your responsibility to keep these records and produce them if required. 4. You must have written permission from the copyright holder to use their art work, literature and any other Intellectual Copyright. Example include: artwork, photographs, quotes, images from magazines and newspapers, background images on television, posters and prints, and painting on walls. It is your responsibility to keep these records and produce them if required. 5. SSFF accepts films in 4 categories, Documentary, Experimental, Music Video and Narrative Fiction in any genre and all styles of animation under 8 minutes including credits. 6. All details in the entry form are true. 7. The Producer agrees to indemnify Short Sharp Film Festival against any and all actions, claims, losses, liabilities, damages, costs and expenses which may be made or brought against Short Sharp Film Festival as a result of breach by the Producer. 8. The entrant has not given any rights to any other agreement that may conflict or breach contractual obligations. It is the responsibility of the entrant to ensure their clearance. 9. The entrant agrees that any money that has been awarded in any category, whether local, interstate of overseas will be paid to the entrant using PayPal. 9. Short Sharp Film Festival has the discretion to reject any film entry if it does not apply to the Short Sharp Film Festival Standards. 10. No R or X rated films or content will be accepted.