The judging, selection & scheduling process is now complete.
Selected filmmakers will be receiving several emails from BIFF
to the name & email address of the submitter. If you want
another address to be used for detailed communication, please
submit is as soon as you are notified of your selection.
Please include the name of your film in ALL Communication.
communication from us:
Pack your swim suit – you’ve been selected for
Big Island Film Festival. Pay CLOSE attention to what we
need from you. Most importantly is an immediate confirmation
that we may screen your film (no new distribution rights
in effect). Plus a high resolution photo (as you might use
for a poster) which represents your film. If you’ve
included photos in a press kit by disk or through withoutabox.com
then you’re covered. Our program goes to print within
1 week of your notification. ACT QUICKLY.
for selected filmmakers. We will send you a fax number for
hotel reservations at a special filmmaker rate, car rental
info, and information about the tickets you will receive as
a selected filmmaker plus how to get additional tickets at
a reduced rate.
Spread the Word.
We will send you a template of a press release for you to
use with your local news media to share your selection.
A BIFF Laurel will be sent for your use.
Details for those attending.
As soon as you make the decision to attend BIFF let us know.
We will contact those attending with detailed information
to make the trip as easy as possible.