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Forster Film Festival prefers online entries submitted via Withoutabox.com, which provides cost-saving, paperless submission to film festivals around the world. Withoutabox’s internet-only submission platform features online applications via one master entry form, online fee payments, press kits, and the option to use Secure Online Screeners, an economical, eco-friendly, and secure alternative to traditional hard-copy DVD submissions. There’s no extra cost to you and you’ll join Withoutabox’s global filmmaker community and stay in the loop about international exhibition opportunities. Click to submit your film today!

Entries can be posted to:
PO BOX 250
TUNCURRY NSW 2428
AUSTRALIA

Or couriered to:
Forster Film Festival, Great Lakes Community Resources
1-5 Manning Street TUNCURRY NSW 2428
AUSTRALIA

2015 Deadlines And Entry Fee

  • Early Bird Deadline: 9 June, AUD$25
  • Regular Deadline: 1 Sept, AUD$30
  • Late Deadline: 15 Sept, AUD$40
  • Extended Deadline: 28 Sept, AUD$60 (Withoutabox entries only)

Winners will be notified by email by 1st October, 2015.

Prizes

$6000 total. Three thousand dollars cash plus $3000 in goods and services distributed amongst winners.

Open Categories

Judges favour positive, uplifting, life-affirming films. Any topic, from anywhere in the world. M rating.

Best 1 Minute Shorts
Between 30 seconds and 3 minutes long. Judges enjoy entertaining, original, creative, out-of-the-box shorts. Comedy is favoured but not essential. Prizes distributed among winning entries.
Sponsor: Great Lakes Community Resources
Cash Award Value: AUD$500
Value of Goods/Services: AUD$500

Best 10 minute Shorts
Between 5 minutes and 15 minutes long. Judges enjoy entertaining, original, creative, out-of-the-box shorts. Comedy is favoured but not essential. Prizes distributed among winning entries.
Sponsor: Great Lakes Community Resources
Cash Award Value: AUD$1,500
Value of Goods/Services: AUD$1,500

Best 30 minute Shorts
Between 15 minutes and 45 minutes. Judges enjoy entertaining, original, creative, out-of-the-box shorts. Comedy is favoured but not essential. Prizes distributed among winning entries.
Sponsor: Great Lakes Community Resources
Cash Award Value: AUD$1000
Value of Goods/Services: AUD$1000

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