Film Submission

The Lebanese Film Festival is an annual Festival in Australia, established to showcase Lebanese film to Australian audiences. This edition will be the sixth annual event. We thank you for your submission.

All entrants should read and accept the below terms and conditions of entry, and make their submission via email to Camille Lattouf (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Jessica Khoury (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

KEY DATES

  • Sunday, 14 May 2017: Film submissions close
  • Friday, 9 June 2017: Entrants notified of submission outcome.
  • Friday, 23 June 2017: Complete film line up officially released
  • Friday, 21 July 2017: Complete film program officially released
  • Friday, 25 August 2017: Opening of the Lebanese Film Festival in Sydney, Australia

SUBMISSION MATERIAL

Upon submission, the following information must be provided:

  • A completed application form (submitted by post, email or online)
  • A secure online link available for viewing by the Lebanese Film Festival Association and judges, and potentially media for the purposes of promotion of the film only
  • DVD/BluRay (PAL)
  • Press kit / material

Upon acceptance of the film, the following additional information is required:

  • A DCP and KDM files for the film (all feature films) or a BluRay, DVD (PAL) or MP4 copy (for short and documentary films)
  • KDM files must allow time for testing of films (1 August to 19 August) and screening of the films (25 August to 9 September)
  • Press kit / material

Should you have any issues with the above material, or require DCP conversion, please contact Camille or Jessica. It is noted that the LFF offers DCP Conversion, however the cost will be on-charged to the owner of the film.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

In submitting your film for screening at the Lebanese Film Festival in 2017, you are to have read and agreed to the following terms and conditions of submission:

  1. Up to 60 seconds of the film may be used for promotional and marketing purposes of the film and the Festival.
  2. The Lebanese Film Festival is not responsible for any costs associated with submission of the film.
  3. The Lebanese Film Festival Association cannot return any material submitted with the exception of DCP film copies.
  4. The Lebanese Film Festival Association may pass your personal contact details to media contacts for interviews.
  5. Submission of your film does not guarantee acceptance. Formal acceptance notification will be provided by 9 June, 2017.
  6. Any person wishing to vary any of the terms and conditions of submission must first notify the Director of the Lebanese Film Festival by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  7. A film will not be accepted until ALL of the required material is submitted.

SHIPPING

  1. The Lebanese Film Festival is not responsible for shipping costs associated with film submission.
  2. Internal shipments must be accompanied by a commercial invoice.
  3. The Lebanese Film Festival will not handle any sender’s customs clearances.
  4. Submission material is to be sent to:

    Post:
    The Director
    Lebanese Film Festival Association Incorporated
    PO Box 901
    Bankstown NSW 1885
    Australia

    Courier:
    The Director
    Lebanese Film Festival Association Incorporated
    Unit A105/2 Rowe Drive
    Potts Hill NSW 2143
    Australia

    Email:
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

SUBMISSION FORM
 
To submit your film for the Lebanese Film Festival 2017 event you have two choices, either submit your entry via our online form or click and download the PDF version of the form and email your submission.
 

 

PDF Form Submission