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Now accepting submissions for KCFF’16!

DEADLINES & FEES

early bird deadline: October 16, 2015 entry fee $35

regular deadline: November 27, 2015 entry fee $45

ELIGIBILITY

  • Only submissions of Canadian films by Canadian filmmakers will be considered
  • Films must be in English or in the original language with English subtitles
  • Minimum length: 60 minutes
  • Entries previously submitted and not accepted may not be resubmitted
  • Submissions must be making their Kingston premiere at the festival and must be deemed a new release by the programming committee.
  • Films over 20 minutes and under 60 minutes can be submitted to the feature film program and would be paired with other films of similar length and/or theme

Check out the Submissions FAQ for more info or contact us if you have any questions.

SUBMISSION PROCESS

NEW FOR 2016: ALL ENTRIES WILL BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY

Step 1 >> Fill out this form, email it to info@kingcanfilmfest.com with the ‘feature submission’ in the subject line. For selection purposes, we require access to a password-protected online screener. Please be sure that links have been tested and remain live from the time of submission until February 25, 2016

Step 2 >> Pay your submission fee HERE

UPON SELECTION

FESTIVAL FORMAT

  • Presentation formats are composite DCP (jpeg200mxf), DVD, and BluRay

PRESS MATERIALS

  • Available press materials must be shipped to KCFF upon notification of selection
  • The filmmaker grants permission for the use of all publicity materials (including preview BluRays and DVDs) to be used for promotional purposes, unless otherwise noted

SCHEDULING & ATTENDANCE

  • Scheduling of screening dates, times, and locations is at the sole discretion of KCFF
  • Films will automatically be considered for any relevant awards for the appropriate category
  • We encourage all filmmakers to attend the festival on behalf of the film, if possible. Please contact festival staff to arrange travel, tickets, and further information, info@kingcanfilmfest.com