must not have been completed before January 1st, 2013.
understand that their entry cannot have any known individuals
within their given project. NO KNOWN directors, actors, producers,
writers or monies from known sources (i.e. “Castlerock”).
must be sent on DVD (NTSC) or Blu-Ray.
cannot be tied to a U.S. DOMESTIC DISTRIBUTION DEAL. Once selected,
the filmmaker must have available either a DCP OR video “print”
(Minimum Video Format is HDCam) for projection. Because of quality
issues - we do NOT project from DVD or Blu-Ray.
to produce such print one week prior to the screening date will
result in a liability to DWF in the amount of $500.
LEAST ONE representative (producer or director) of each competitive
project are required to be part of a Q&A session immediately
following their screening(s).
agree that clips from their film and all other material related
to their project may be used and/or published in the event program,
DWF web site and for any promotional purposes which DWF deems
viewing tapes and/or promotional materials will be returned
to the filmmaker.
selected, all commercial/private property including ALL trademark
copy-righted materials shown or recorded on the project is the
responsibility of the filmmaker. DWF will NOT take responsibility
for any infringement of copy-written materials.
of film lengths: Music Videos; 10 minutes or less, Shorts (doc
or narrative); 40 minutes or less, Features may be 41 minutes
cost of delivery and pick-up of all materials is the responsibility
of the filmmaker.
holds no responsibility for lost or damaged prints. While the
utmost care will be taken with regard to prints, it is solely
up to the filmmaker to take full responsibility (i.e. - insurance).