Submit a Film

Submission 2008

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  • early (January 22nd, 2008)
    regular (February 29th, 2008)
    late (March 5th, 2008)

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

Submission Deadlines and Fees:

  • Early Deadline – $10 – January 22nd, 2008
  • Regular Deadline – $15 – February 29th, 2008
  • Late Deadline – $20 – March 5th, 2008

Format:
A film in DVD is highly preferred. However, Mini-DV formats will also be accepted. Please contact cunuff@gmail.com for permission to submit in another format in the case of an extenuating circumstance. Note: Do not submit originals, as films and videos will NOT be returned.

Running Time:
Submitted films must have a maximum of 20 minutes running time in length.

Eligibilities:
Any student currently enrolled in any high school or undergraduate college or university is eligible.

Categories and Prizes:

  • Best Picture – $400 prize
  • Best Directed – $100 prize
  • Best Screenplay – $50 prize
  • Concord Award - $50 prizebest film as voted by the audience
  • Best Editing
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Acting
  • Opus Award - for best use of music and sound
  • Frontiers Award – for most original film
  • Gateway Award – for an outstanding film of a humanitarian nature or a film dedicated to community service

Note: Award categories may be subject to further change, determined according to our entries.

Judging:
Submissions that have been chosen as finalists will be screened in Columbia University’s Roone Arledge Cinema on Saturday April 5th, 2008. Students will be contacted BY E-MAIL as to whether or not their film will be shown in the festival. A panel consisting of qualified individuals including film industry professionals and professors will judge the entries at the day of the screening.

CUNUFF 2008 – Submission Form ( CUNUFF 2008 submission form - PDF FORMATPDF format | CUNUFF 2008 submission form - DOC FORMATDOC format )

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    [...] The new final deadline for submitting a MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2008.  Your submission must be postmarked on or before this date.  The submission fee is $20.  You can find the submission form and information here [...]

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2007 best picture award

And the 2010 Winners are...

~ Best Picture ~

Action World
Aaron Fronk, Vince DeGaetano, and Cooper Johnson
Columbia College Chicago

~ Concord Award (for Most Popular Film) ~

Priceless
Jonathan Ong
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh

~ Best Directed ~

Action World
Aaron Fronk, Vince DeGaetano, and Cooper Johnson
Columbia College Chicago

~ Best Screenplay ~

Fresas
Jason Outenreath
Oberlin College

~ Frontiers Award (for Most Original Film) ~

Old Man's Tomb
Matt Reynolds
Bates College, and The Maine Media Workshops

~ Best Editing ~

Wandering Star
Anthony Hays and Matt Yoka
University of Colorado, at Boulder

~ Best Acting ~

"Garbage Day!"
Victor Suarez and John Sadlik Columbia University of New York / University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaigne

~ Best Cinematography ~

Warren Budd and his Propeller Plane
Jackson Adams
Emerson College

~ Opus Award (for Best Use of Music & Sound) ~

Developer
Erica M. Hart
Northwestern University

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