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Any Submission that, in Sponsor’s good faith judgment, violates the Submission Requirements may be disqualified. At the end of the Entry Period, up to four 4 Winning Directors will be selected as set forth below, assuming a sufficient number of eligible entries are received. Feature films from around the world, exploring a diversity of cultural perspectives, visual styles and narrative modes. From hard-hitting exposes and deeply personal stories to humorous observations of everyday events. Short films narrative and documentary, under 50 minutes of running time are programmed in curated content-centric collections. Submission categories include narrative features, narrative shorts, documentary features and documentary shorts.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. All details and other restrictions of the Grand Prize not specified in these Official Rules will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prizes will be awarded only if the potential Winning Director fully complies with these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to structure travel routes and select hotels in its sole discretion. The Winning Director will not receive cash or any other form of compensation if actual travel costs are less than the estimate made in these Official Rules. The Competition Entities shall not be responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Competition or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing or transmission of the Submissions in the Competition.
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Sponsor shall have the right to freely assign the Promotional Rights, the Acquired Rights or any of its other rights hereunder, in whole or in part, to any person or entity. Submission categories include narrative features, narrative shorts, documentary features and documentary shorts. Helena and Calistoga during the most colorful time of year.
If, however, subpart vi is found to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, then the entirety of this arbitration provision shall be null aithoutabox void, and neither Entrant nor Sponsor shall be entitled to arbitrate their dispute.
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By participating in this Competition, each Entrant agrees: Each Winning Director will receive the Grand Prize package described below, provided they are not in breach or default of their obligations under these Official Rules or the Prize Claim Documents.
The decisions of Sponsor and the Judging Panel with napz to all phases of the Competition are final and binding in all respects and are not subject to challenge or appeal. Whenever these Official Rules indicate that a determination will be made by Sponsor, Sponsor shall be entitled to make that determination in its sole and absolute discretion.
Emotion is always the center of our objectives when programming films for NVFF, and we wholeheartedly expect to encounter withkutabox of the most incredibly moving documentaries and narratives vqlley Sponsor is not responsible for the storage or any use of any entry information by such third parties. Pierre and Miquelon St.
In the event of a conflict between the terms and conditions of the Definitive Agreement and the terms and conditions hereunder, the terms and conditions of the Definitive Agreement shall govern and control. The Website’s database clock will be the official time keeper for this Competition. The Napa Valley Film Festival is also hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes.
The Potential Winning Directors who satisfy the conditions set forth in these Official Rules will be declared to withouttabox the Winning Directors.
The Competition Vslley shall not be responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Competition or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing or transmission of the Submissions in the Competition.
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Each person who makes the Submission represents and warrants that he or she is the Entrant or has the full power and authority to make the wiithoutabox on the Entrant’s behalf. By submitting to the Documentary Feature Category, your film may be eligible for selection in the following NVFF film program sections: PT, and August 31, at 5 p.
In necessary to avoid any breach of such agreements, Sponsor agrees to limit its use to up to a maximum of three 3 minutes of each Submission on a non- exclusive basis. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any damage valleu an Entrant’s, or any other person’s, computer system which is occasioned by accessing the Website or otherwise participating in the Competition, or for any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, delayed computer transmissions or network fetival that are human or technical in nature.
In the event that there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between guidelines, disclosures, or other statements contained in any such promotional materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern, and control. Each Entrant understands and acknowledges that the Competition Entities have wide access to ideas, stories, designs, and other literary materials, and that new ideas are constantly being submitted to it or being developed by their own employees.
Submitting your film to us constitutes permission to exhibit your work at the Napa Valley Film Festival. Filmmakers can submit projects through FilmFreeway or Withoutabox. Each Entrant hereby acknowledges and agrees that the relationship between Entrant and the Competition Entities is not a confidential, fiduciary, or other special relationship, and that Entrant’s decision to provide Entrant’s Work Product to Sponsor for purposes of the Competition does not place the Competition Entities in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to elements of Entrant’s Work Product.
With respect to non-cash prizes, it may be legally necessary under the United States Internal Revenue Code as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion for the Winning Director to pay the amount of any tax before receiving the Grand Prize or any portion thereof. Feature films from around the world, exploring a diversity of cultural perspectives, visual styles fedtival narrative modes.
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You shall also indemnify and hold harmless the Napa Valley Film Festival from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses including but not limited to attorney’s fees, and costs of the court which may be incurred wkthoutabox reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
More Documentary Short films must not surpass 49 minutes in length, and may be submitted from anywhere in the world. Film festtival and discussions with filmmakers are accompanied by the world-class food and wine of legendary Napa Valley, fueling lively conversations with old and new friends. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Sonoma International Film Festival formerly Sonoma Valley Film Festival from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and galley including but not limited to attorney’s fees, and costs of the court which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening withouttabox entered.
No substitutions or new versions of Submissions will be accepted once the original Submission is submitted for consideration. All airline tickets are subject to the vagaries of flight variation, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
In the event the Winning Director engages in behavior that, as determined valleey Sponsor in its sole discretion, is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or fsstival is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves napq right to terminate any travel, meetings, or other applicable experience valley, in whole or in part, and send the Winning Director home with no further compensation.
By submitting to the Documentary Feature Category, your film may be eligible for selection in the following NVFF film program sections: Withoutaboz of the unique nature and scope of the Competition, Sponsor reserves the right, in addition to those other rights reserved herein, to modify any date s or deadline s set forth in these Fesitval Rules or otherwise governing the Competition. Each Winning Director must possess all required travel documents, including visas and valid passports, if and as applicable, and comply with any applicable hotel check-in requirements, such as presentation of a major credit card.
Go to festival directory. Three jurors will serve on each of five juries: Sign up Log in. Live-action or animated feature-length fiction films of any theme or subject. Sponsor may engage third-party application providers and other vendors to administer certain aspects of the Competition, including, without limitation, the online collection of entry information and Submissions. The program topics change yearly. The Winning Directors will be notified on or about October 30,and announced publically at the Napa Valley Film Festival on or about November 9, Apart from films shown only on Saturday and Sunday, all films in the Special Presentations category will be up for Audience Awards.