Call For Entries

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EIFF Call for Entries February 1 – May 1, 2015*
*Late deadline:  June 1 + 10% late fee

To download the official entry packet 2015, click on the link.
If you prefer to receive a packet by mail or email, please notify us.

Download Entry Packet 2015 here:
EIFF Entry Form 2015

Please print out and include each page of the entry form.
SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
Each entry (film, video or television program) must be accompanied by a completed entry form & applicable fees.  Please include 3 DVD NTSC copies of your program to ensure proper review by the judging panel.  Entries must be submitted on DVD NTSC. 
In future years, we expect to be able to accept all regions & formats.  Foreign language programs must be dubbed/subtitled in English.  Please include a brief synopsis of your film or program.

ENTRY FEES:
Check or Money Order should made payable to: Equus International Film Festival® or EIFF.
Fees for entries from outside the United States must be paid by international bank draft/money order payable from a U.S. bank.  We also accept PayPal.

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If using PayPal, please write your confirmation number in the payment section on the entry form.

SHIPPING:
Cost of shipping to and from the film festival is the responsibility of the entrant.

MAIL ENTRIES TO:
EQUUS  International Film Festival®
PO Box 599
Frenchtown, Montana 59834
USA

SELECTION & NOTIFICATION
All entries will be reviewed by a selection committee of judges and those films or programs selected for screening and awards will be announced during 2015.  Entrants will be notified by email.   The titles of selected films will also be posted on our website.
Please note: This Film Festival does not pay any fees for submitted work. Exhibition/Screening format is DVD only at this time.

AWARDS
Glass Awards &/or Certificates, including Merit Awards & Honorable Mentions will be given.

RETURN OF SUBMISSION TAPES
We strongly encourage entrants to send only those materials you do not need returned.  While we encourage you to send the best possible representation of your work, please do not send masters, originals, or your only copy unless you do not need it back.  Videos will not be returned unless requested and a pre-paid envelope provided; please mark the appropriate box on your entry form. Entrants must provide a return shipping service and/or any applicable fees.  Please allow at least 12 weeks after the festival for returns.  Although due care will be exercised, Equus International Film Festival® cannot accept responsibility for lost or damaged videos, tapes or other materials. Questions? Please e-mail us at equusinternationalfilmfestival@gmail.com or jrt@montana.com
Attention: EIFF.  We will respond as quickly as possible.  Thank you!  

 

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