We are a LIVE NYC SCREENING. Winners are picked in two, 6 month festivals. The Award winners, the BEST OF EACH CATEGORY in each six month festival session receives a screening of their film in NYC in October 2017. TO BE SCREENED FILMS MUST BE A NEW YORK PREMIERE.
The live New York screenings will take place at the;
358 West 44th St.
New York, NY 10036
Films are accepted made from 2012 until now. You must own full rights to your film, music, screenplay, etc.. and accept full legal liability for owning those rights.
We accept full length features from 60 minutes or longer, any genre. (NO PORN)
Shorts are accepted up to 59 minutes. All genres, (NO PORN)
ALL GENRES are accepted ( horror, history, comedy, documentary, animation, family films, inspirational, experimental, music videos, dance videos, series pilot, etc.
YOUR ONE SUBMISSION FEE GIVES YOU THE CHANCE TO WIN IN THESE CATEGORIES AND MORE.......
MUSIC (Instrumental, band, orchestra)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
BEST CHILD PERFORMER
SORRY, there are NO WAIVERS or Student discounts due to the unique nature and cost involved of creating this type of festival and the management and marketing aspect of the online Premiere Theater.
Awards & Prizes
The BEST OF THE BEST AWARD WINNER will also receive the 13 inch Gold Metal Winged Goddess Trophy with award certificate. (View trophy on our website).
The Best of each category and Silver Award receive an award certificate.
Rules & Terms
SHORTS, ANY GENRE up to 59 minutes, (NO PORN)
FEATURES, ANY GENRE 60 minutes or longer (NO PORN)
We accept films made from 2012 to the present.
The filmmaker must own all rights to the film or have obtained them. This includes, the screenplay, music, all releases from talent, etc.. By submitting their film they verify they have that authority and grant the RCCF the right to screen their film live in NYC.
Films are accepted from anywhere in the world but must be in English or with CLEAR easy to read sub-titles.
Shorts are to be delivered in a MP4 downloadable format no larger then 1 GB. Features are to be DVD's or Blu-Ray and are not returned.
There are no refunds of submission fees.