SKIP CITY INTERNATIONAL D-Cinema FESTIVAL 2013

How to Submit

All submissions must be shot digitally and be able to be projected in digital format.
This “How to submit” is a brief guideline. Please refer the Regulations before submitting.

 

Submission deadline

All the submission materials must be received by March 1st, 2018

 

Entry Fee

There is no entry fee.
However, transportation charges and insurance fees for sending the necessary material must be covered by the applicant.

 

Category

International films are eligible for the International Competition.
Only Japanese films are eligible for the Japanese Film Competition (Feature Length and Short Length sections)

  • ※International Competition…Running time must be 60 minutes or longer.
  • ※Japanese Film Competition (Feature Length)…Running time must be 60 minutes or longer.
  • ※Japanese Film Competition (Short Length)…Running time must be between 15 minutes and 60 minutes.
  • Note: Films with a running time of shorter than 60 minutes are not eligible for the International Competition.

 

Required materials

1) Entry form

  • Please submit via Withoutabox online, or download the Entry Form and send it with other required materials by post.

2) Screener

  • Online screener(Vimeo or YouTube with password security is preferred) and DVD (NTSC or PAL) are the accepted formats for pre-selection.
    If the film's original language is other than Japanese or English, please make sure it has English or Japanese subtitles.

3) Synopsis (approximately 70 words) (in either hard copy or digital form)

4) Cast and crew list (in either hard copy or digital form)

5) Biography and filmography of the director (in either hard copy or digital form)


* Please send the completed entry form with all the above materials to the festival by post.
* We do not accept “work in progress” submissions.
* Entries submitted once before are not eligible.
* If you submit more than two titles, please fill out an entry form for each title and send us all other supporting materials with each screener.
* None of the submission materials will be returned. All submitted DVDs will be shredded after the festival.

Completion of entry

We notify by marking submission status as “Submitted” on Withoutabox or by email to the applicant as indicated on the entry form once we have confirmed that your pre-selection materials are all correct.

Selection result

We will notify the result to all applicants as indicated on the entry form by the end of May, 2018.

Consent

The entry into SKIP CITY INTERNATIONAL D-Cinema FESTIVAL 2018 constitutes agreement with all festival regulations and implies permission to exhibit work during the festival. If any falsehoods are detected on an entry form, the related film will be excluded from nomination and its applicants will be required to repay any expenses incurred by the Festival as a result thereof.

 

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