Submissions will be open for BUFF2017 from Nov 1st.
Please upload your script and short/ feature/ documentary here www.wetransfer.com
Send to: email@example.com
Payment level: £17 per entry. You will receive an email once we have your file(s) and payment.
•The final deadline for submissions is April 2017.
Terms and conditions:
•Scripts: must be no less than 20 pages and no more than 60.
•Drama/Documentary Films: must be no less than 40 minutes and no more than 120.
Short Films must be no less than 3 minutes and no more than 40.
Stand-up sketch videos can only be entered as 3 minute submissions
All Music, Spoken Word, Dance & Moving Image videos must be no less than 3 minutes
•The early bird deadline for 2 submissions (i.e. 2 films/2 scripts/1 film & 1 script) is 11.59pm, xxx
•Fees are non-refundable at £17 per entry.
•Submission fees for scripts and films will rise to £35 from 1st March 2017 onwards.
•All submissions must comply with the festival’s no discount policy
•Films & trailers can only be submitted via private digital links to firstname.lastname@example.org
•EPK’s must include 5 publicity stills (film submissions only), a 50 word synopsis and a cover letter with at least 1 social network point of contact
•Scripts must be submitted via PDF to email@example.com
IF YOUR SUBMISSION GETS SELECTED…
Only shortlisted submissions will receive further emails or phone calls from the BUFF board after the final submission deadline passes. Correspondence will commence from 4 May onwards.
All shortlisted submissions must comply with the festival’s screening embargo guarantee.
DVD masters, 30″ x 40″ quad posters and DCP’s will be requested if submissions make the shortlist.
All shortlisted scripts will be eligible to receive a British Urban Film Festival award.
All shortlisted stand-up sketches will proceed to a live audition final where the winner will be eligible to receive a British Urban Film Festival award.