Silicon Valley Asian Pacific FilmFest

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2018 Silicon Valley Asian Pacific FilmFest

Now Accepting Short Film Submissions for 2018 SVAP Filmfest

Official Shorts Film Submission Rules

  • 1) Asian Pacific theme or main crew member, including & limited to writer, director or producer, needs to be of any percentage of Asian Pacific decent. 

  • 2) All filmmakers must be originally from California or must have lived as an established resident in California for the last 5 years. 

  • 3) Film length must be under 20 minutes.

  • 4) There’s NO limit on genres, so please send us your most creative submissions. 

  • 5) If there is any explicit content within your film, please highlight with your submission. 
  • (English language or if it’s in a foreign language please include subtitles.)

  • 6) ALL submissions must be work that was completed from end to end within the last 5 years, starting from 2013 to present.

  • 7) Submissions should be submitted via links including but not limited to Vimeo, YouTube, etc. If it is a private video, please include the password with the link.

  • 8) If selected, you and/or the lead actor/actress, director, script writer and/or producer will be required to participate in a Q&A Panel immediately following the shorts program at 9:30PM on Sunday, June 3rd. 

  • 9) We require that at least 2 people represent the film during the panel with NO more than 3 representatives. The deadline to submit all films will be Monday, May 7th @11:59PM PST.