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SUBMITTING TO THE 2014 IRVINE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

 

 

SUBMIT FROM WITHOUTABOX OR DOWNLOAD THE PDF SUBMIT FORM IIFF submission form

 SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • All films must have been completed after January 1, 2013
  • Film must be submitted in NTSC or PAL DVD region 0 or 1. Do not send us original masters because the DVD’s will not be returned.
  • DVD’s should be labeled with the title, running time, email and your phone number.
  • We do except work in progress but your film needs to be close to completion for us to be able to make a decision. If your film is selected it must be complete before 12-30-14
  • If submitting from Withoutabox, make sure you place your WAB# on the DVD
  • Do not send us your press kit until your film has been selected.
  • All Non-English films MUST have English subtitles
  • You may submit more than one film. Each film must be submitted separately with your form and appropriate fee
  • If you like to get a confirmation of your submission. please enclose a self address stamped postcard which we can send back to you.

EARLY SUBMISSION DEADLINE – March 30

  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION COMPETITION
    - Short films under 50 minutes in length.
    - $35 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE NARRATIVE, 3D AND ANIMATION COMPETITION
    - Features over 50 minutes in length.
    - $40 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE DOCUMENTARY COMPETITION
    - Over 50 minutes in length.
    - $40 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY SHORT
    - Any genre under 30 minutes
    - College/Universities
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $25 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT COMPETITION
    - Any genre under 15 minutes
    - 7 – 12th grade
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $10 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL TRAILER COMPETITION
    - Any genre under 4 minutes
    - $15 ENTRY FEE
  • MUSIC VIDEO
    - $15 ENTRY FEE
  • Webisodes
    - $35 ENTRY FEE
  • SCREENPLAY COMPETITION
    • Feature Screenplay
      - Any genre
      - $35 ENTRY FEE
    • SHORT SCREENPLAY
      - Any genre
      - $25 ENTRY FEE

OFFICIAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE – July 30

  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION COMPETITION
    - Short films under 50 minutes in length.
    - $40 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Features over 50 minutes in length.
    - $50 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY SHORT
    -Any genre under 30 minutes
    - College/Universities
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $35 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT
    - Any genre under 15 minutes
    - K-12
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $15 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL TRAILER COMPETITION
    - Any genre under 4 minutes
    - $20 ENTRY FEE
  • MUSIC VIDEO
    - $20 ENTRY FEE
  • Webisodes
    - $40 ENTRY FEE
  • SCREENPLAY COMPETITION
    • Feature Screenplay
      - Any genre
      - $40 ENTRY FEE
    • SHORT SCREENPLAY
      - Any genre
      - $30 ENTRY FEE

SUMMER EXTENDED DEADLINE – AUGUST 30

  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Short films under 50 minutes in length.
    - $45 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Features over 50 minutes in length.
    - $60 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY SHORT
    - Any genre under 30 minutes
    - College/Universities
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $40 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT
    - Any genre under 15 minutes
    - K-12
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $20 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL TRAILER COMPETITION
    - Any genre under 4 minutes
    - $25 ENTRY FEE
  • MUSIC VIDEO
    - $25 ENTRY FEE
  • Webisodes
    - $45 ENTRY FEE
  • SCREENPLAY COMPETITION
    • Feature Screenplay
      - Any genre
      - $45 ENTRY FEE
    • SHORT SCREENPLAY
      - Any genre
      - $35 ENTRY FEE

LATE SUBMISSION DEADLINE – SEPTEMBER 30

  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Short films under 50 minutes in length.
    - $50 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Features over 50 minutes in length.
    - $70 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY SHORT
    - Any genre under 30 minutes
    - College/Universities
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $45 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT
    - Any genre under 15 minutes
    - K-12
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $25 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL TRAILER COMPETITION
    - Any genre under 4 minutes
    - $30 ENTRY FEE
  • MUSIC VIDEO
    - $30 ENTRY FEE
  • Webisodes
    - $50 ENTRY FEE
  • SCREENPLAY COMPETITION
    • Feature Screenplay
      - Any genre
      - $55 ENTRY FEE
    • SHORT SCREENPLAY
      - Any genre
      - $45 ENTRY FEE

FINAL CUT DEADLINE – October 30

  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Short films under 50 minutes in length.
    - $55 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Features over 50 minutes in length.
    - $80 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY SHORT
    - Any genre under 30 minutes
    - College/Universities
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $50 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT
    - Any genre under 15 minutes
    - K-12
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $30 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL TRAILER COMPETITION
    - Any genre under 4 minutes
    - $35 ENTRY FEE
  • MUSIC VIDEO
    - $35 ENTRY FEE
  • Webisodes
    - $55 ENTRY FEE
  • SCREENPLAY COMPETITION
    • Feature Screenplay
      - Any genre
      - $65 ENTRY FEE
    • SHORT SCREENPLAY
      - Any genre
      - $55 ENTRY FEE

WAB EXTENDED DEADLINE – November 30

  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Short films under 50 minutes in length.
    - $60 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY, 3D AND ANIMATION
    - Features over 50 minutes in length.
    - $90 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY SHORT
    - Any genre under 30 minutes
    - College/Universities
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $55 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT
    - Any genre under 15 minutes
    - K-12
    - Must include proof of student status.
    - $35 ENTRY FEE
  • U.S. & INTERNATIONAL TRAILER COMPETITION
    - Any genre under 4 minutes
    - $40 ENTRY FEE
  • MUSIC VIDEO
    - $40 ENTRY FEE
  • Webisodes
    - $55 ENTRY FEE


Films must be postmark by the above deadlines.

  • Checks or U.S.money orders made payable to Irvine International Film Festival
  • Entries outside the U.S. must be paid by credit Card only
  • Please write the title of the movie or Withoutabox # on your check or money order.
  • We do not accept international money orders
  • All fees are non refundable
  • Entries will not be viewed without the appropriate fees.