Short films (40 minutes or less) – 13 June 2014
Feature length films (more than 40 minutes) – 30 June 2014
LATE ENTRY DEADLINE July 24th, 2014

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Each entry must be accompanied by a completed entry form. Entries must be submitted on DVD (any region). Foreign language work must be dubbed or subtitled in English. Please include a concise synopsis of your film. Please do not send press kits or any other print materials until they are requested by the festival staff.

SHIPPING

Cost of shipping is the responsibility of the entrant. DVDs must be sent to the festival prepaid. C.O.D.’S will be refused. All Tapes/DVDs must be labeled with the title of the entry, running time, and the name of the director. The festival cannot accept responsibility for damage or loss of materials while in transit.

Mail entries to:

AFRICA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
5th Floor, Ibukun House,
Plot 1637, Adetokunbo Ademola Street,
Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.

SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION

All entries will be viewed by the selection committee. The Festival will make no cuts or changes. Festival selections will be announced in September, 2013. All entrants will be notified by email. Selected films will also be posted on our website. The festival does not pay rental fees for submitted works in competition.

AWARDS

The festival jury and special guests will present awards to films selected as best in their category, at the festival awards ceremony in November.

RETURN OF SUBMISSION TAPES

We strongly encourage you to only send materials you do not wish to have returned, it’s cheaper and easier for all involved. Please do not send us masters, originals, your only copy, etc. Videos will not be returned unless requested, . AFRICA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL cannot accept responsibility for lost or damaged tapes.

Any questions? Please e-mail us at info@africafilmfest.com.