The Good Dog! International Film Festival is calling for entries for short and feature length films, short stories, kids short stories, teleplays and short and feature screenplays. All submissions must include or feature a dog. Professional and amateur filmmakers working in all genres, including narrative, documentary, animation and experimental, are welcome.
Submission deadline: 30 September 2015
No late entries will be accepted and no fees will be waived. All profits go to charity. So far the Festival has donated in excess of $15,000 to dog charities. In 2016, the beneficiary is Young Diggers, a charity that trains comfort dogs for returned soldiers suffering from post traumatic stress disorder.
The total prize pool is estimated at $10,000.
Entry forms are available here.
The festival is also seeking media, outdoor venue and event sponsors in all states for the 2016 touring festival screenings, which will take place from 18 March 2016.
About The Good Dog! International Film Festival
The Good Dog! International Film Festival was ranked by U.S. MovieMaker magazine as one of the top 10 “coolest” film festivals in world, and has over 300,000 followers on Facebook. The annual gathering for film industry insiders, cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers and critics is considered one of the most unique film festivals in the World and boasts Oscar and BAFTA-winning films in previous years. Founded in 2012, the Good Dog! International Film Festival is a double evening of celebration of dogs on film and the art of film. Good Dog! has a long-standing commitment to join dog lovers and film connoisseurs together to experience great cinema. The exciting schedule (kept secret till opening day) consists of over two dozen filmmakers presenting their newest works and remarkable treasures from the past. Festival headquarters are in Sydney, Australia. Festival director is Anny Slater.
For more information visit: http://www.gooddogff.com