By submitting your film to the East Coast Movie Awards the individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it understands and accepts these requirements, rules and regulations:
All films and screenplays submitted are reviewed by the East Coast Movie Awards screening committee. If a film is selected to receive an award, the festival will contact the entrant by email.
The East Coast Movie Awards is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition on our site for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for review, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The Competition reserves the right to refuse entries. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless East Coast Movie Awards 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 by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered. Entries will not be returned.
We accept short and feature films that are fiction, non-fiction, experimental, animated, music videos, and web series/TV pilots.
We do not accept pornography.
Films completed on or after Jan 1, 2015 are eligible for consideration.
We accept feature and short screenplays.
You may have multiple entries and submit to multiple categories.
Each entry and submission category must have its own submission fee.
Entry fees are non-refundable.
All international films must include English subtitles.
Screenplays must be in English.
Entrants confirm and warrant required legal authority to submit the entry to the festival and to use all music, images, and content in the entry.