Submission Deadlines and Fees

Earlybird Deadline: Friday August 7, 2015
Features: $45
Shorts: $35

Regular Deadline: Friday September 18, 2015
Features: $55
Shorts: $45

Late Deadline: Friday November 6, 2015
Features: $75
Shorts: $55

Drop Deadline: Friday December 18, 2015
Features: $100
Shorts: $75

Submission deadlines are based on shipping postmarks. If your entry is processed on WAB during one deadline period but is postmarked during a later deadline period, you will be required to pay the difference between the two deadline fees prior to acceptance.

Submission fees are non-refundable.

All entries must be processed through Withoutabox.

All film submissions must be submited as a region 0 or region 1 NTSC DVD or secure online screeners via

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