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Submissions Open

YKIFF is looking for documentaries, dramatic, interactive and experimental films from the global polar regions.  This includes content from (produced in or by) or about the global polar regions including Canada, Russia, Scandinavia, Greenland, Iceland, and the United States (Northern States and Alaska).  Special consideration will be given to content from the Canadian Territories; the Northwest Territories, Yukon and Nunavut.  We are also seeking a strong selection of Aboriginal content. Films can be either of short or feature length.  Successful submissions will appear at YKIFF 2014, happening from October 1 - October 5th, 2014, at the Northern Arts and Cultural Centre, in Yellowknife. Films screened at the festival will be automatically entered into eligible competitions for one of two awards TBD.

Dates for submission:

  • Earlybird DEADLINE May 10, 2014 (postmarked)
  • Regular DEADLINE  June 1, 2014 (postmarked) 
  • Late DEADLINE July 1, 2014 (postmarked)

Fees

 

Early

Regular

Late

Short Fiction

$15

$20

$25

Feature Fiction

$25

$30

$35

Short Doc

$15

$20

$25

Feature Doc

$25

$30

$35

Interactive/Experimental

$15

$20

$25

Fees waived for NWT submissions

Submission Methods

Traditional

Download Submission Package - Fees/Mailing Info/Forms

Online

Submit online through Withoutabox (now active!)

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