Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival

DISFMF // Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival

6th edition

Oct 06 - Oct 08, 2017
Dublin, Ireland

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films
Film length
Genre Surreal, Thriller, Transgender, Underground, Urban, War, Western

Mission / description We are an independent festival dedicated to bring together established musicians and filmmakers in a forum to celebrate the short films.
Musicians who can provide great music and work together with filmmakers, we provide a platform for independent music artists and film score composers to create exposures for themselves through live performances, networking with filmmakers and sales or free giveaway of their materials full text less text

Festival website http://www.disfmf.ie

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Description Entries should not exceed 35 minutes in duration excluding titles provided the titles don't last for more than 1 extra minute.
Dates Open call: Nov 28, 2016

Regular deadline: Aug 01, 2017
Late deadline: Aug 01, 2017

Notification date: Aug 31, 2017
Plan OFF
Plan OFF
Plan ON
All lengths
Early bird deadline    15.99 EUR    17.49 EUR    13.00 EUR
Regular deadline    15.99 EUR    17.49 EUR    13.00 EUR
Latest deadline    15.99 EUR    17.49 EUR    13.00 EUR
Plan OFF prices include the FFL service fee; this is why a fee applies even for festivals without fees.
Plan ON prices guarantee the cheapest price among platforms. Up to 2.00 EUR cheaper.
Submitting with a Film Plan on FFL is cheaper than submitting 'for free' on other platforms.
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Restrictions Premiere status is not required
Category rules Festival Dates: 06-08 October 2017
Entry fees:15 Euro
RULES AND REGULATIONS: You hereby grant the Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival all rights necessary to exhibit and promote the above-referenced film at the 2017 Festival if the film is selected. You represent that such exhibition will not violate or infringe upon any rights whatsoever (including copyright, trademark, musical or contract right) of any person or entity. You further represent that you are authorized to submit the above-referenced film. Additionally, you indemnify the Festival from any and all claims, demands, losses, costs, damages, and attorney's fees arising out of or in connection with third parties in regard to the screening of the film mentioned above.
General Rules
Films that have been produced after 1 January 2014
Projects may originate anywhere in the world, but either the dialogue OR the subtitles must be in English.
No premiere requirements.
All filmmakers pay the same entry fee. No student discounts or waivers. All entry fees are non-refundable.
We will accept films of nearly every type and style, such as music videos, documentaries, horror, comedy, narrative stories, drama…etc, with the following restrictions: No unfinished, in-progress, or rough cut projects will be accepted by our judges.
We will accept ONE VERSION of your entry only. We will NOT accept "updated" cuts such as "new sound mix", "new effects added", etc.
Entries must be received by 1th of August 2017
Entries should not exceed 35 minutes in duration excluding titles provided the titles don't last for more than 1 extra minute.
I agree that DISFMF can do up to 2 screening during the festival.
The Festival may use excerpts from competition films (up to 10% of the length of the film, but no more than three minutes) to promote the Festival on television and the Internet.
The number of entries by one author is not limited.
Films that promote violence, race, and religion or gender discrimination or contain explicit drug advertisement are barred from the Festival programme.
A film that has been applied cannot be withdrawn from the festival, unless the Festival management decides otherwise.
Screening copy: MP4 or MOV in h264 codec!
Awards 2017:
1.Best Director
2.Best Producer
3.Best Script
4.Best Music Video
5.Best Cinematography
6.Best Edit
7.Best Animation
8.Best Sound Design
9.Best Score
10.Best Student
11.Best Irish Short
12.Best Actor
13.Best Actress
14.Best Documentary

Submissions for this category are closed.