All categories and genres of are accepted, including drama, comedy, animation, horror, sci-fi, documentary, experimental and music videos, provided they adhere to the subject of periods.
- All intellectual property (copyright, music, trademarks, logos, etc) must be cleared
- English or French language (spoken or clearly subtitled) or no dialogue only
- Running time no more than 3 minutes
- Any country of origin acceptable
- Completed since January 1, 2010
- Exclusive Canadian distribution rights must be available for one year only
- Previous short film festival screenings acceptable
- No porn, no extreme violence
- Must be copyright cleared
The Festival programmers will view all submissions and select the 5 finalists. A world class celebrity jury of entertainment industry professionals will select a winner, while users also vote for an audience favourite. Decisions of the programmers and Jury are final.
Participants will be notified via email. Please ensure that you provide a working email address.
CRANKYFEST will retain non-exclusive online rights to the 2 winners submitted to CRANKYFEST for a period of one year.
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You must complete 2 forms to complete your application: