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Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC

Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC

Contact

520 E.11th Street
Suite 21
New York, NY 10009
(646) 543-6789 (voice)

Web: www.brownfish.com/BSFFNYC
Email: Click here

Contact: Devin Assuncao, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
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Objective

From page to production, from production to profession, the Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC (BSFFNYC) is dedicated to helping filmmakers get their films seen, distributed and grow their career paths by showcasing short films under 20 minutes competing for cash awards in the categories: Comedy, Drama, Documentary and Animation.

The BSFFNYC presents a Short Screenplay Competition where short screenplays 15 pages and under have staged reading and compete for cash awards in the categories of Comedy and Drama.

Along with film screenings and screenplay readings, seminars and workshops with industry professionals provide emerging filmmakers and screenwriters with the information and advice needed to take their projects and careers to the next level.

Deadline/Entry Fees

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Rules

  1. Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC accepts submissions for short screenplays in the categories of Comedy and Drama.
  2. All short screenplays must be 15 pages or less. Title page is not included in the page count.
  3. All short screenplays must have been completed in the past year (12 months).
  4. All submissions must be in English.
  5. All submissions must include a completed application form.
  6. All screenplays may be submitted by mail, email or online. Hard-copy submissions will not be returned. Online submissions must be one of the following file types: .pdf, .doc, .docx, .txt, .rtf, or a URL/Link to one of these file types. Do NOT submit Final Draft or Movie Magic files.
  7. Title page must include: Title, Logline, Contact information (address, email, etc), and Without a box tracking number if applicable.
  8. Multiple entries must be submitted individually with accompanying materials and fees.
  9. Payment maybe be made by credit card through Withoutabox.com and Brownfish.com or by check/money order payable to BROWNFISH.COM.
  10. Filmmakers eligible for the STUDENT RATE must provide supporting documentation stating student's name, institution name and current date/term such as a valid student I.D., report card, or tuition bill.
  11. ALL SUBMISSION FEES ARE PER SCRIPT IN $US AND ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
  12. All physical submissions must include a printed application form, a printed copy of the script and submission fee. Submission fee can be made online at withoutabox.com or by sending check or money order payable to BROWNFISH.COM. Screenplays must include your Withoutabox tracking number if applicable. Send all materials to: Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC, 520 East 11th Street, Suite 21 New York, NY 10009
  13. Screenplays must be of original content. Adaptations of copyrighted material WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. FEATURE FILMS, TELEPAYS and PILOTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Screenwriters indemnify and hold harmless Brownfish.com, Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC and its affiliates against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses including but not limited to attorney's fees, and court costs which may be incurred by any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening/reading, and loss or damage of screenplays entered.
  14. Filmmakers grant the Brownfish.com, Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC and its agents the rights to use Titles and Loglines from accepted films for print and online marketing and publicity purposes.
  15. Screenwriters of Official Selection screenplays accepted to participate in the Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC will be notified by email at a date T.B.A. (no less than 30 days prior to the festival)
  16. Official Selection screenplays will receive a live table reading in a festival program to be determined by the Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC.
  17. The Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC is a judged contest with cash and prize awards. Prize packages T.B.A.

Awards

Best Short Drama Screenplay
Best Short Comedy Screenplay

Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC

Contact

520 E.11th Street
Suite 21
New York, NY 10009
(646) 543-6789 (voice)

Web: www.brownfish.com/BSFFNYC
Email: Click here

Contact: Devin Assuncao, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 1    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC

Contact

520 E.11th Street
Suite 21
New York, NY 10009
(646) 543-6789 (voice)

Web: www.brownfish.com/BSFFNYC
Email: Click here

Contact: Devin Assuncao, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 1    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC

Contact

520 E.11th Street
Suite 21
New York, NY 10009
(646) 543-6789 (voice)

Web: www.brownfish.com/BSFFNYC
Email: Click here

Contact: Devin Assuncao, Festival Director

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 1    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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