Use the following checklist to make sure your film is ready to be reviewed by the TVO Today Short Doc Contest jury. No re-submissions are permitted, so please read over this page carefully.
- My film follows all contest rules and regulations.
- I have included the required releases for relevant interview subjects, music, and all other elements appearing in my film. [link to template forms coming soon]
- My short documentary complies with the spec requirements and has been uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo, so I can now provide an unlisted link.
- If I am a filmmaker under the age of 18, my parent(s)/guardian(s) are aware that I am entering this contest and that they will be required to sign a Declaration and Release to claim my prize, should I win.
Video spec requirements
- Video at a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, at a frame rate of 29.97, interlaced video.
- Preferred wrapper file formats are .mxf or .mov.
- Audio should be a stereo mix on channels 1 & 2, with audio peaks no
- higher than -10dB.