CONDITIONS OF ENTRY & FEES

Conditions

a. Originality

b. Theme: Optimistic Creative Proactive

c. Genre

  • Feature Film (TRT between 60 min to 120 min)
  • Documentary (TRT between 60 min to 120 min)
  • Animation (TRT between 60 min to 120 min)
  • Screenwriting For Feature (60 to 120 Min, PDF format, in English or Chinese)
  • Short narrative movie (TRT under 60 min.)
  • Short documentary (TRT under 60 min.)
  • Screenwriting For Shorts (2 to 59 Min, PDF format, in English or Chinese)
  • Short Animation (2D, 3D) (TRT under 60 min)
  • Music Video (Maximum 5 min.)
  • Commercial (Maximum 2 min.)

d. Format of Submission

• We accept digital submissions only. Entry on the website: sfnewfilm.org or through Withoutabox.com or FilmFreeway.com. Vimeo, Youtube or Youku for film entry are accepted.

Entry fees

(to help cover the budget for festival promotion, Web design, space rental and judge committee)

A. Feature, Documentary, Animation

  • *Special Early Deadline: By December 31, 2016 $30
  • *Early Bird Deadline: By March 31, 2017 $60 per submission.
  • *Official Submission Deadline: May 31, 2017 $80 per submission.
  • *Late Registration: By July 31, 2017 $90 per submission.
  • *Latest Registration: By August 31, 2017 $100 per submission.

B. Short Films

  • *Special Early Deadline: By December 31, 2016 $20
  • *Early Bird Deadline: By March 31, 2017 $50 per submission.
  • *Official Submission Deadline: By May 31, 2017 $60 per submission.
  • *Late Registration: By July 31, 2017 $70 per submission.
  • *Latest Registration: By August 31, 2017 $80 per submission.

Channel of submission

1. Register at the festival’s official website: sfnewfilm.org.

2. Submit films online or through Withoutabox.com or FilmFreeway.com.

3. Recommendations by experts and film committee. Filmmakers still need to register online.

4. Register through related film schools, and submit films online.

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