Hudson Valley International Film Festival

"Not just an experience but a lifestyle"

 Best Narrative Short Film 

DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

March 1, 2016
Earlybird Deadline Regular 
Standard Fee $30.00 

April 30, 2016
Regular Deadline Regular 
Standard Fee $35.00 


May 30, 2016
Late Deadline Regular 
Standard Fee $45.00


July 4, 2016
Extended Deadline 
Standard Fee $65.00 


NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 10, 2016


RUNTIME
Features: Maximum 45 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
Projects must be completed after January 1, 2015


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
Projects may premiere anywhere in the world.


PRIZES & AWARDS 
This category is a competition.


Best Narrative Short Film 
The grand-prize winner of the jury award for Best Narrative Short Film will receive a $250 cash prize. 
Sponsor:TBA 

Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar  


CATEGORY RULES

- Please see below and check our Submission FAQ on our website at www.hudsonvalleyinternationalfilmfestival.com/call-for-entries for further detailed instructions on how to submit your film to HVIFF.

- HVIFF only accepts films completed after  January 1, 2015. 

- All films must be submitted on 3 DVDs and Blu-Ray

- All DVDs must be labeled clearly with title, runtime, contact info, and Withoutabox tracking number. 

- All entries must be postmarked by the specific deadline. 

- DVDs submitted will NOT be returned.

- After submitting, please check your Withoutabox account to make sure that your submission meets our requirements and has been accepted for consideration. It is your responsibility to make sure all requirements are met and necessary information is given. 

- Films selected for the HVIFF will be announced no later than July 15, 2016.

- Filmmakers are responsible for the shipment of the exhibition copy to the HVIFF. The HVIFF will cover outbound shipping only.

- The HVIFF reserves the right to use images from films selected in Festival marketing purposes (web, print media, and television).