WHAT FORMATS DO YOU ACCEPT?
Please limit submissions to DVD or MINI DVD TAPE. We would also recommend you make your NTSC DVDs on DVD-R if you are burning them. Please be sure to test your DVD and be sure it plays all the way through. If you have a glass mastered copy we would prefer that.
Looking to have your DVD glass mastered? We recommend DISC MAKERS. Best price and best quality. Foreign language films must be dubbed or sub-titled in English. DO
NOT SEND YOUR MASTER. Please send 2 copies. Copies only and copies will be returned at the day of the showing if you wish. If you wish them mailed back please send a SASE with the submission. Cost of shipping is the responsibility of the entrant. Exhibition copies must be sent postage pre-paid. The Expo cannot accept responsibility of lost or damaged entries.
DO YOU ACCEPT FEATURES OR SHORTS?
We accept both! Please be sure to see our temporary schedule. It always bothers us when a festival waits until the last minute to post schedules! You can see how many slots we have available. We have blocks set out for FEATURES and SHORTS! The schedule will be constantly changing. But, those changes will be made as soon as they are known.
WHAT GENRES DO YOU ACCEPT?
ALL genres are welcome.
WHAT DOES IT COST?
CHEAP! If you are a Filmmaker a feature will cost you $30 for a feature and $20 for a shorts, trailers and music videos (30 minutes and under,) to submit now through Feb 28th. We hope to have the schedule up by March 25th. Remember, even if you are not selected you want to be at this event. This is an event for anyone interested in movies. Either a fan or a Movie Maker!
HOW DO I PAY?
We prefer PAYPAL. If you have a Paypal account go to our site and click on the link. If you do not have a Paypal account you can still pay with a credit card without signing up to Paypal or by calling our office at 859-779-2311. All of our Credit Card Processing is handled through our sister company Central KY Events. If you wish you can send a check or money order. Fill out the submission form and then send a check or money order with your DVD. Submissions should clearly mark their disc with name, title, and e-mail so that we can keep them all straight. Also that they should enclose a copy of the paid PAYPAL receipt if pre-paying.
Returned Checks will be subject to additional cost of $30.00
IF YOUR FILM IS SELECTED
If your film is selected to be shown at the World Independent Film Expo.2 All Access Laminates will be reserved will-call in the name of the person who submitted the film. Additional tickets may be purchased though this site or at the event
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Read_the_guidelines above, you are still responsible for submitting
your film and fees before deadline date!
|Submit films and fees to:
World Independent Film Expo
435 Big Hill Ave
Richmond, KY 40475
Make all checks payable to: World Independent Film Expo
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