MOTION PICTURE SUBMISSION

CRITERIA
Each year, AFI Awards honors excellence in American film and television by recognizing the creative ensembles which collaborate to create the year’s outstanding movies and television programs, all of which:

  • Best advance the art of the moving image;
  • Enhance the rich cultural heritage of America’s art form;
  • Inspire audiences and artists alike;
  • And/or make a mark on American society.

ELIGIBILITY
AFI will consider eligible any film that fulfills the following criteria:

FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE
Narrative fiction format, over 60 minutes in length.

AMERICAN
Motion Picture with significant creative and/or production elements from the United States.
The motion picture need not be presented in the English language if it is incontrovertibly American.

THEATRICALLY-RELEASED
Motion pictures originally released between January 1 and December 31, 2015, which have been publicly exhibited in a commercial theater in Los Angeles for paid admission and screened for at least seven days.

Each submission requires a completed form, synopsis (100 words or less) and 20 DVD copies (subject to availability) of the motion picture.

The DVD provided must be identical to the film as originally released.

Please send DVD copies to:

AFI Awards
2021 North Western Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027

DEADLINE: All submission forms must be received by 5:00 p.m. PT on Thursday, October 29, 2015.

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