Date: October 17 - September 19, 2008
Call for Entry Deadline: March 1, 2008
Requirements: HDFEST is open to submissions of feature films, short films, music videos, animation, experimental films and documentaries created using HD or HDV technology. All movies must have been completed after January 2006.
Fee (USD): 40 - 60
The festival has an annual competition entitled the HDFEST Deffie Awards. The HDFEST Deffie Awards give out the Deffie Statues along with HD filmmaking products and services including camera packages, editing equipment and software.
All films selected for the festival will automatically be considered for the HDFEST Deffie Awards.