The WorldFest Remi Awards

Entry Form

2018 WORLDFEST-HOUSTON April 20 - 29, 2018

Entries Open August 15th. The EarlyBird Deadline is November 15th and the Main Entry Deadline is December 15th. These are "Postmark By Deadlines". If you enter Online by the January 15th Late/Final Deadline and we receive the physical entry by January 31st, your entry will still be reviewed by our judges. Due to popular demand, we have extended the Final Brick Wall Deadline to January 31st, online!

The 2018 Annual WorldFest-Houston International Film & Video Festival is now open for entries! Info on All Winners info is submitted to Seoul, Korea ~ Concorto, Italy & the USAFilmFestival, Dallas at no extra cost!

WorldFest does not get down with Without-A-Box. We remain fiercely independent! We do support, recommend and use FilmFreeway.com & FestHome.com, however.

One WorldFest Entry Form per entry please. Complete the form below, then double-check it before submitting to WorldFest. After submitting your entry, you'll be given further instructions, and the option to submit another entry, or submit your payment. Once you've submitted all your entries, you can choose to pay once via Credit Card or PayPal, or send us a check / money order. If you're in the neighborhood, you can also come on into the office and pay with cash. We might give you some fine WorldFest Swag if you do!

If you'd like to fill out the traditional paper entry form instead, you can download it here, and mail it in with your entry, or Email or Fax it if your entry is Online via Vimeo.

We can't wait to see your work!

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Category Selections

There is a discounted $30 additional fee per extra category—with no additional Entry Fees. Pick your category number(s) from the dropdown(s) below. If you would like to submit your entry to more than one category, select the total number of categories you desire here. Remember: the more categories you enter, the better your chances of winning one of our coveted Remi Awards! Your selection here will be reflected in your payment total at the bottom of the entry form.

IMPORTANT: Craft Categories will not appear in the main category dropdown. They are available in the dropdowns for categories 2-5.

ATTENTION STUDENTS: All student entrants get their second and third categories at no charge.

Select your number of categories here:
Browse the categories here and find the 3 digit category number that's right for you.

Main Category Selection Error

Sorry. You must select a sub-category with a three-digit number (e.g., "006. Comedy").

2nd Category Selection Error

Sorry. You must select a sub-category with a three-digit number (e.g., "006. Comedy").

3rd Category Selection Error

Sorry. You must select a sub-category with a three-digit number (e.g., "006. Comedy").

4th Category Selection Error

Sorry. You must select a sub-category with a three-digit number (e.g., "006. Comedy").

5th Category Selection Error

Sorry. You must select a sub-category with a three-digit number (e.g., "006. Comedy").

Format Specifications

If DVD format, all international region codes and region-free encoding are acceptable.
If selected by our judges, will your movie be available for festival screening on Blu-Ray?
Convert hours to minutes using the format below.
If shot on film, please enter type of film raw stock here.
If shot on video, please enter type of video tape stock here.
Enter the number of pages of your script or screenplay.
Submission Requirements
Your script / screenplay must be bound and submitted to us in hard copy format, via post or in person. We do not accept screenplays in any digital format.
Enter the website url for the website you are entering. If not applicable, type: N/A
If your website requires a password, enter it here so we can take a look at what you've got!
Type the languages spoken in your film, separated by commas. E.g.: Spanish, French, English
Please provide an explanation as to why your entry should be exempt from our English-language requirement, or details as to how you will provide an English translation prior to the festival dates.

Primary Contact Information

Enter the name of your production company if applicable.
Or Equivalent
If State does not apply, enter N/A
If Zip / Post Code does not apply, enter N/A
Check the box below to add an alternate email address to be included in the program book if your film is selected for screening. For instance, you may wish to display an email address (e.g., yourname@yourfilmdomain.com) that is different from your everyday-use contact address.
Please enter the URL for your production's or production company's website.

Production Credits

Enter the name of the company or individual to appear on your Remi Award if nominated.
Multiple names should be separated by comma (,).

Entry Packets

Provide a brief synopsis of your entry in English. Max chars.: 350. Use emphasis tags or if your film's title is in your synopsis.
In which country was your entry produced?
If your entry was produced in two different countries, enter the second here.
If your entry was produced in three different countries, enter the third here.
Enter the URL for your trailer and we'll link to it on our website if your film is selected, possibly even feature it on our front page! YouTube or Vimeo only.
If applicable, please write a history of your entry's screenings, TV presentations, and/or awards and festivals.

Entry & Handling Fees

Select your meta-category then locate your entry fee in the subsequent dropdown.
Check this box to receive your $30-$60 student discount (equaling one to two free extra category submissions). You must provide us with a copy of your student ID in order for this discount to be confirmed. You may send a copy of your ID via email, or via post along with the DVD/BD-R of your entry.
Special Entrants Only Rates
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After submitting your entry form, you'll get some instructions, and the option to pay with your credit card, or submit more entries before paying.

Make checks payable to: WorldFest
Due to the high Intl exchange charges for conversion, we require all international checks to be issued on US Banks. A Foreign Check with a USA Bank is fine!

Send your check along with your entry. Instructions on where to send your materials will follow this form.

You can hand-deliver your cash payment to us at:
9898 Bissonnet Street, Suite 650
HOUSTON, TEXAS USA 77036

Phone first so you don't miss us! (713) 965-9955

After submitting your entry form, you'll get some instructions, and the option to pay via PayPal, or submit more entries before paying.

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Finishing Touches

If you won your prior Remi Award in the Student category, where were you studying at the time?
Specify how you heard about WorldFest

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Enter the total discounted fee. Remember to add price of any Program Book Ads if there are any.

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Sorry. You must select a sub-category with a three-digit number (e.g., "006. Comedy").

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