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SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

 

Short Screen Awards Group is a Bi-monthly Festivals. We are looking for short films made with passion and love. We also look for short films who can capture audiences heart in a short minute. Come, and join the screen awards family!

Films with languages other than English are welcomed but must be added with English subtitle (or it can be dubbed into English).

THE FESTIVAL IS ACCEPTING SUBMISSION NOW.

 
Short Screen Awards proudly accepts entries on FilmFreeway, the world's #1 way to enter film festivals and creative contests.

We accept submission through Film Festivals Alliance.
CLICK HERE or at the logo to submit.

FESTIVAL DEADLINES:

Every two months February, April, June, August, October, December (Festival ends and Awards Ceremony).
Winning Films will be updated on the following month. Winners will receive an email notification shortly after that.
Awards Ceremony and Festival Event will be emailed to winning filmmakers.


 
     

CATEGORIES

 

GENERAL CATEGORY BASED ON FILM LENGTH:

Fiction Films:

- Short Film
Fiction film with duration less than 1 minute - 59 minutes

Documentary film: Including docufiction and docudrama. (Docufiction refers to a cinematographic combination of documentary and fiction, and a docudrama relates to the documentary that includes dramatized re-enactments of actual events.

- Short Documentary
Documentary with a running time less than 1 - 59 minutes

Script Awards:
(English language only, send your script in .pdf format)

-Short Script
(5-60 Pages)

BEST GENRES AWARDS:
- Short Action film
- Short Adventure film/documentary
- Short Animation film/documentary
- Short Biography film/documentary
- Short Comedy film
- Short Crime film/documentary
- Short Drama film
- Short Faith-Based film/documentary
- Short Family film/documentary
- Short Fantasy film/documentary
- Short Film-Noir
- Short History film/documentary
- Short Horror film/documentary
- Short Music film/documentary
- Short Musical film/documentary
- Short Mystery film/documentary
- Short Romance film
- Short Sci-Fi film/documentary
- Short Sports film/documentary
- ShortThriller film/documentary
- Short War film/documentary

BEST PERFORMANCE AWARDS:

BEST PERFORMANCE IN SHORT FILM"
- Best Actor
- Best Actress
- Best Supporting Actor
- Best Supporting Actress
- Best Couple Performance
- Best Ensemble Cast
- Best Newcomer
- Best Child Performance
- All in one performance in Feature Film package

BEST PERFORMANCE IN SHORT DOCUMENTARY:
- Best actor
- Best actress
- Best supporting actor
- Best supporting actress
- Best couple performance
- Best ensemble cast
- Best newcomer performance
- Best child performance
- All in one performance in Short Documentary

BEST PRODUCTION AWARDS:

SHORT FILM:
- Best director
- Best cinematography
- Best editing
- Best sound
- Best music
- Best visual effects
- Best concept
- All in one Short Film package

SHORT DOCUMENTARY PRODUCTiON:
- Best short documentary film
- Best director
- Best cinematography
- Best editing
- Best sound
- Best music
- Best visual effects
- Best concept
- All in one Short Documentary package


 
 
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RULES & REGULATION

 

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. By submitting your film/s or script or music video (work) to the Short Screen Awards (the Festival), you agree to all Terms and Conditions below in full.

FILM SUBMITTED
- Submitter/filmmakers guarantee that all submitted work is original, and all right, title, and interest (including copyright) therein and thereto is owned and/or controlled by the submitter/filmmaker to the full extent necessary to enable the Festival to use the Work as contemplated by these Rules.
- Submitter/filmmakers guarantee that the Work submitted does not infringe upon the intellectual property or other statutory or common law rights of any third party.
- All submissions should be sent prepaid.
- All submission fees are not refundable.
- All selection committees' and juries' decisions are finals.
- Only attending winning filmmakers at our Awards Ceremony will receive physical awards. Regardless of the Prize and the winning status.
- The Festival has the right to disqualify a winning film for any reasons, without having to explain the reasons to the submitter.
- The Festival has the right to work with any institution and partners festival for all kind of cooperation, including joint events or promotions.
- Submission of an entry gives the festival or its appointed partner permission to have accepted poster or frame of the work exhibited, or photographed for publicity purposes. - The Festival reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or deadlines.
- It is a must to keep communications with the Festival professional and in good taste. Failure to do so may result in disqualification at any point in the adjudication process, including the nullification of Official Selection status or nominations. That stated, the Festival will only communicate with the person who submitted his/her film to the festival, and that Festival should not be expected to communicate with any other persons.
- The Festival Management reserves the right to make changes in the profile of the Festival if it becomes necessary to do so due to circumstances beyond his/her control.
- Submitter/filmmakers acknowledge that remediation of any sort will be limited to a refund of their submission fees.
- Submitter/filmmakers agree to indemnify us and hold us and our employees, owners, affiliates, and partners harmless from all claims and liability associated with your participation or entry to the Festival.
- All disputes in respect of any matter relating to the Festival shall be subjected to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts in North Jakarta. Any dispute arising as a result of submission to the Festival will have a recourse limited to the lesser of either the submission fee paid or the cost of correcting the issue.


By submitting to the Festival, submitter/filmmaker indicates that they have read, understand, agree with, and will comply all of the Terms and Condition above, and accept all of the terms and conditions herein, in their entirety, without modification.


 
 
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CONTACT

 

You can reach us at: theshortscreenawards@gmail.com


 
 
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