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Submissions Open

YKIFF is looking for documentary and dramatic films, as well as interactive and media art performances 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 2015, happening from September 30th - October 4th, 2015, at the Northern Arts and Cultural Centre, in Yellowknife. Films screened at the festival will be automatically entered into eligible competitions for Best Feature Dramatic, Best Feature Documentary, and Best Short Film.

Dates for submission:

  • Earlybird DEADLINE May 10, 2015 (postmarked)
  • Regular DEADLINE  June 10, 2015 (postmarked) 
  • Late DEADLINE July 10, 2015 (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/Media Art

$15

$20

$25

Fees waived for NWT submissions

Submission Methods

Traditional

submission_YKIFF_2015.pdf - Fees/Mailing Info/Forms

Online

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The 2014 program is HERE!

Download your very own full colour Yellowknife Intnernational Film Festival Program Here. We are very excited for this years event.

YKIFF_2014_Program_WR-3.pdf