8TH ANNUAL

ATLANTA

​shortsFEST​

July  7 - 8, 2017

The 8th Annual Atlanta Shortsfest is held July 7-8, 2017 at Synchronicity Theatre

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2017 Entry Guidelines


DEADLINES

Early-Bird Deadline Extended

December 30, 2016

Submit via Withoutabox OR FilmFreeway

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FORMATS

Entries must be 45 minutes or less. Entries can be submitted via Withoutabox or FilmFreeway. An online secure screener is preferred.  Please email us first if you would like to send a hard-copy!


SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION
Programming decisions are made by the festival directors and our selection committee. If accepted, we will notify filmmakers by email. After acceptance, the exhibition copy will need to be in our office two weeks before the festival. Be sure to indicate aspect ratio of your film/video as well as any other special screening/presentation information we might need to know. We do not pay rental fees for submitted work that is programmed.

SHIPPING

Cost of shipping exhibition copies to the festival is the responsibility of the entrant. Exhibition copies must be sent to the festival prepaid. The festival can not accept responsibility for damage or loss of materials while in transit. Please use as little packaging material as possible to cut down on trash.


ACCOLADES
Although the art of filmmaking is not competitive, Atlanta Shortsfest does give accolades to films selected as best in various categories: Best Narrative and Documentary Shorts, Best Director, Best Comedy, Best Drama, and many more. Visit the 
awardspage


CONFIRMATION

Feel free to email if you would like confirmation of entry.


SHIPPING ADRESS

1180 Briarcliff CT NE

Unit 1

Atlanta, GA

30306

2017 Call For Entries Open

click the Withoutabox link or FilmFreeway link for more info