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United Nations Association Film Festival
|Accepted formats:||16 mm, 35 mm, Beta, DVD|
UNAFF celebrates the power of international documentary films and videos dealing with UN related issues: human rights, environmental survival, protection of refugees, famine, homelessness, racism, disease control, women's issues, children, universal education, war and peace.
This year the festival emphasizes the theme INDIVIDUAL TO UNIVERSAL: October 17 - 27, 2013.
"Everyone has duties to the community in which alone the free and full development of his personality is possible"
(Article 29 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
Formats: Beta SP, Blu-ray, DVD (NTSC)
Preview: DVD (NTSC) or Blu-ray region 0 or 1. Please test your consumer-burned discs on several makes and models of players before submitting it. Our jury process is unfortunately not suitable for on-line screeners. All lengths are eligible. Rough cuts or works-in-progress will be reviewed by the UNAFF Jury but the filmmakers are urged to submit as close to the final cut as possible. UNAFF will not accept new versions of a selected film later than 10 days before the start of the festival unless requested by the programming staff.
Entry fee: $25 for films up to 30 min. (late deadline $35) and $35 for films longer than 30 min. (late deadline is $45). Please send a check or money order payable to UNAFF or use PayPal through the UNAFF web site www.unaff.org (please enter email@example.com)
Early Deadline - May 3, 2013*
Regular Deadline - May 23, 2013*
Late deadline - June 3, 2013*
THE ENTRY FORM: www.unaff.org or www.withoutabox.com
Awards include a CASH prize and Adobe software
• UNAFF Grand Jury Award for Best Documentary $2000
• UNAFF Grand Jury Award for Best Short Documentary $1000
• UNAFF/Stanford Video Award for Cinematography $500
• UNAFF/Stanford Video Award for Editing $500
• UNAFF Youth Vision Award $500
UNAFF provides filmmakers with lodging and pass credentials and helps with airfare.
United Nations Association Film Festival Stanford University, 520 Galvez Street
CERAS/CFLP Room 114
CA 94305-3084 Stanford back