We are going into our 19th year in our very international neighborhood of Sunnyside, Queens. WE ACCEPT FILMS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD FOR SUBMISSION.
Our mission is to bring cultures together through the art of filmmaking.
Press releases will go to the New York Times, Time Out NY, NY Daily News (see their article on us at http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/tv-movies/sunnyside-festival-features-local-foreign-short-films-article-1.319582), various local papers and the TV station NY 1.
SHORT FILMS ONLY. 20 MINUTES MAXIMUM
ENTRY RULES & GUIDELINES
FOR FILM SUBMISSIONS: Through the Secure Online Screening format available through FilmFreeway.
Most important: Subtitles must be large enough to see in a large space that fits 300.
Please ensure that your film plays FULLHD 720p/1080p or 4k only. We recommend you upload an H.264 video file encoded at 10Mbps.
Questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All submissions should be clearly marked with director's name, film title, genre, total running time and the filmmakers' email address and FilmFreeway tracking #.
Submission fees are non-refundable.
All entrants will be notified of selection by (tbd).
Please ensure if you are submitting a film that contains copyrighted material by anyone other than yourself, that you have obtained festival clearance for that material used. By entering your work, you agree to this and the responsibilities involved.
Films screened in the festival should be presented in English. For all dialogues presented in other languages, the festival will accept subtitling and/or dubbing. Subtitles must be large enough to see in a large space that fits 300.
Film Length is 20 minutes max.
Entering this competition represents my accepting all the terms and conditions specified above.
All questions should be sent to email@example.com.