MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival (22)

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Deadlines

25 Oct 2018
Call for entries

31 Jul 2019
Late deadline

31 Jul 2019
Final deadline

8
mths

25 Aug 2019
Notification date

07 Oct 2019
08 Oct 2019

Address

319 Lafayette Street # 126,  10012, NYC, NY, United States


Festival description
Short Films 20'<


Qualifiers
  OSCAR®
Festival requirements
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Any language
 Subtitles 
English
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English
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- Films not in English MUST submit one version of the film with English subtitiles.

- We accept all genres

- Films should be no longer than 20 minutes in length.

Every Film Selected is eligible to enter the Oscars:
MANHATTAN SHORT does a full week's run in a cinema in Los Angeles, California. This theater booking means all ten finalists in the 2018 MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival will be eligible to enter the Oscar competition for 2019.

MANHATTAN SHORT is now in compliance with the rules governing the Oscar Awards set forth by the Academy of Motion Pictures of Arts and Sciences

Festival start: 07 October 2019      Festival end: 08 October 2019

During one week of the year over 100,000 film-lovers gather in over 300 Cinemas across 6 Continents to view and vote on the Finalists Films' in the Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival - MANHATTAN SHORT is more than just one of the largest short film festivals in the world....it's the World's First Global Film Festival.

If making short films is about getting your work out there, nothing compares to MANHATTAN SHORT.

Every Film Selected is eligible to enter the Oscars:
MANHATTAN SHORT does a full week's run in a cinema in Los Angeles, California. This theater booking means all ten finalists in the 2019 MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival will be eligible to enter the Oscar competition for 2020.

MANHATTAN SHORT is now in compliance with the rules governing the Oscar Awards set forth by the Academy of Motion Pictures of Arts and Sciences

Featured Musical Artist
We are excited to announce that the MANHATTAN SHORT will be featuring a Musical Artist or Band leading up to and throughout the duration of the Festival each year.

The selected Musician or Band will have his/her music featured in over four hundred venues and to over 100,000 people worldwide during the MANHATTAN SHORT intermission and in all promotional materials leading up to the festival dates, including exclusive headline billing on our website. This is a tremendous opportunity for new or unknown musical talent to have their music broadcast to our ready-made worldwide audience of eager festival attendees. It is also a unique chance to gain name recognition and immediate exposure. Check ManhattanShort.com to enter the Musical Artist Comp.

All Films Selected become eligible to enter the Oscars 2020
The Gold Medal
The Silver Medal
The Bronze Medal
Best Actor
Best Screenplay
Featured Musical Artist

Films must be 20 minutes and under in length (minus credits).

We accept all genres and do not rule out anything.

For pre screening selection purposes we ask for either
a) Online Screeners
b) DVDs or Blu Ray sent to our mailing address

Filmmakers may also enter using Festhome.

Deadline for entries: July 31 each year. There are no late deadlines. Films must be in by Midnight on July 31st.


Selected films will be asked to submit their films as an Apple ProRes Quicktime file. Frame rate of (23.98).

Every Film Selected is eligible to enter the Oscars:
MANHATTAN SHORT does a full week's run in a cinema in Los Angeles, California. This theater booking means all ten finalists in the 2018 MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival will be eligible to enter the Oscar competition for 2019.

MANHATTAN SHORT is now in compliance with the rules governing the Oscar Awards set forth by the Academy of Motion Pictures of Arts and Sciences

  

 
  

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