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Digital Short Series

Some of the most innovative storytelling now resides in the digital space. SeriesFest is looking to find and honor exciting new digital series with episodes under 15 minutes.

Key Dates and Fees

Nov 27, 2018
Feb 01, 2019
Feb 22, 2019
WAB Extended
Feb 23, 2019
Basic $35 $40 $60 $70
WAB $30 $35 $55 $65
Student $15 $20 $30 $35
Fees are paid through the submission process.

Entry Materials

Produced Pilot

Submitted via Withoutabox’s Secure Online Screener system. Each episode must be under 15 minutes. Creators are encouraged to submit multiple episodes totaling 20 minutes of run time. Foreign production is eligible. 

Completed and Signed Application Form

To be completed within Withoutabox’s submission process.

Entry Fee

See fee schedule above for details.

Series Bible

The bible is a 2-20 page document that includes a logline, series regular and recurring character descriptions, and Season One story arch or future episode descriptions.

Must be emailed with the Project Title and Tracking Number in the subject line to submissions@seriesfest.com.

Press Kit Material

Any available press kit material.

Please note, entry materials will not be returned. Enter Your Submission

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Season 4 Winners  
Digital Short Series

Hug It Out


Best Digital Short/Scripted

Please Understand Me


Best Short Series Audience Award

Rainbow Ladies


Honorable Mention

She's The Ticket


Best Digital Short & Independent Pilot/Unscripted

Season 4 Judges

Mahzad Babayan

Director, Talent (360), Fullscreen Media

Jason Sondhi

Founder, Short of the Week

Jose Acevedo

Director of Development & Original Programming at Comedy Central