Festival Guidelines

2017 3D Korea International Film Festival REGULATIONS

Entry Deadline: 18:00pm September 15th,2017

1. Who is the Organizer?

The 3D Korea International Film Festival (The 3D KIFF)

2. What is its Purpose?

The 3D KIFF introduce the 3D films made not only in Korea but also in other Asian countries, Europe, and the United States. We would like to provide a forum to the world to share the 3D contents and technologies through various seminars, conferences, and workshops.

3. When and Where?

The 3D Korea International Film Festival will be held for 3 days from 7th to 9th of November in Lotte Cinema Broadway in Seoul.

4. How is its programs classified?

The 3D Korea International Film Festival is divided into two sections; Competition and Non-Competition. All forms of 3D footage including movie, documentary, advertisement, animation and so on. Reasons to have the sector are mainly to screen movies and to encourage the world to make various and enterprising 3D movies.

2017 a AR Section will be introduced. In order to increase the reach of this section, the section will be presented during the 3D KIFF in Seoul, November 7-9.

5. What are the qualifications?

An applier should hold the copy rights for entry film. If not, the applier will take every legal responsibility that could be caused by the copy rights. Entry footage should be 3D Cinema Format. Duration of feature film should be more than 60 minutes. And less than 60-minute footage will be categorized to short film.

In terms of , the 3D KIFF will select films that suits to its purpose.
Films screened by other film festivals can make entry. However, it should be informed Seoul 3DKIFF Office.

6. How to enter?

Entry procedure is as follows.

Fill out
an Application form

        Register on the Website  and fill in the application online

        Send forms
        and Preview Footage

        What to send: Preview footage (about 3minutes) and the properly filled in application form in a proper storage device or via online file transfer. (See below)
        Deadline: 18:00 pm September 15th 2017, Seoul Time
        Address : (01886) 313, Sam-neung Space, 23, Seokgye-ro 18-gil, Nowon-gu, Seoul, Korea (You can visit or send us required materials

        Select the Nominees

        Organizer with judges will choose the footage and the nominees will be announced.
        You can visit our web-site to check the status.

        *Original Footage Submission Deadline

        Deadline : September 29th
        Address : (01886) 313, Sam-neung Space, 23, Seokgye-ro 18-gil, Nowon-gu, Seoul, Korea (You can visit or send us required materials. Online File Transfer is also possible, see below)

        Original Format for Screening must be sent as unencrypted DCP (Digital Cinema Package)
        Only 24 fps can be submitted

        7. How to evaluate?

        Selected judges, appointed by the 3D KIFF, will evaluate films based on production and technological merits combining both for an overall score.

        8. Subtitles

        When Korean subtitles are needed, the 3D KIFF will produce and provide it. The copyrights of the subtitles belong to the 3D KIFF.

        9. About Shipping?

        The 3D KIFF will only pay for the shipping charges when a selected film is returned. Appliers must pay for the shipping of the submission. For preview screening waterial, we support and encourage transfer by internet:

        • movies in SBS Format on Youtube with a direct link or permission for  info(a)3dkiff.org .
        • upload to a file sharer like e.g. MEGA (with 50GB free storage) and send us the sharing link(with the submission form.)

        10. Compensation?

        The 3D KIFF will NOT compensate for any damages of whatsoever nature, caused while the film is shown during the Festival.

        11. How will my film be used?

        The 3D KIFF can use films entered as promotion material such as brochures and video images. Appliers should consent that their films can be screened during ‘The 2017 3D Korea International Film Festival. The 3D KIFF will decide show date, time and location.

        12. Agreement

        All rights regarding submitted materials belong to copyright holders. Other details that are not stipulated on the web-site will be decided after negotiation with the copyright holders. Provisions above will be effective when appliers submit application forms with their own signature.