Industry: New Irish Documentaries Wanted for IFI Documentary Festival
IFI Documentary Festival (formerly known as Stranger Than Fiction) has been expanded to five days and will take place between September 23-27th 2015.
The IFI are now accepting entries of Irish feature-length documentaries (over 60-minutes) and Irish and international short documentaries (under 20-minutes). International features are programmed on an invitation-only basis and no entries in this category will be accepted. Submission deadline is 6pm June 24th 2015.
All Irish feature-length entries must be Dublin premieres. For short documentaries, premiere status is not required but preference will be given to shorts which are Dublin premieres. Films that have been broadcast on Irish television or on a channel available to Irish television audiences should not be entered and will not be considered. There is no entry fee.
To enter a FEATURE documentary:
Send two non-returnable DVDs or an online link of your film to IFI Documentary Festival, Irish Film Institute, 6 Eustace St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, IRELAND.
Include in your package an A4 sheet with the film title, running time, credits (producer, director), a synopsis of the film of less than 300 words, and an accurate listing of the film’s previous exhibition history . Please also email these details to IFIDOCFEST@irishfilm.ie along with three high-resolution images from the film.
To enter a SHORT documentary:
Send an online link to IFIDOCFEST@irishfilm.ie and email the following information: film title, running time, credits (producer, director), a synopsis of the film of less than 300 words, and an accurate listing of the film’s previous exhibition history; and three high-resolution images from the film.