June 15 - July 17, 2015

CET & ThinkTV are proud to be partnering with PBS to bring you the 2015 PBS Online Film Festival.

Submissions are now being accepted for the festival. We are looking for short films, 3-15 minutes in length, that tell the kind of stories only PBS can tell.

Specifications for entries are as follows:

Text:
REQUIRED: Film Title (60-character max including spaces)
REQUIRED: Short Description  (90-character max including spaces)
REQUIRED:  Long Description (400-character max including spaces)
REQUIRED: About the filmmaker(s) (1000-character max including spaces)
REQUIRED: Suggested keywords/topics/genres
OPTIONAL: Any extra text you can provide about the film

Images:
REQUIRED: high-res image to represent film (at least 640x360 px)
REQUIRED: high-res photo of filmmaker(s)

Links:
OPTIONAL: Link to filmmaker(s)'s sites/social media
OPTIONAL: Any other relevant links

Video:
DNxHD 145 or ProRes 422 (Proxy)
Video: 1920x1080i / 29.97 fps / 4:2:2
**We know these are demanding specifications. Please do your best. If you cannot meet the specs, let us know and we'll work with you.

Submissions can be sent to/dropped off at:
CET
Attn:PBS Online Film Festival
1223 Central Parkway
Cincinnati, Ohio 45214

-or-

ThinkTV
Attn: PBS Online Film Festival
110 South Jefferson Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402

Additionally, entries can be submitted electronically via Dropbox or similar application to filmfestival@publicmediaconnect.org.

All films must be received by 11pm EST,Tuesday, March 17, 2015.

For updates on the festival, follow #PBSolff on Twitter.

 

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