Namibia Film Commission (NFC) 96th Academy Awards (Oscars) 2023
INVITATION FOR NAMIBIAN FILMS TO SUBMIT FOR THE 96TH ACADEMY AWARDS (OSCARS) INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM AND/OR DOCUMENTARY CATEGORY
The requirements to submit a film for consideration for the 2024 Oscars are as follows:
1. The film must be first released in Namibia no earlier than January 1, 2023, and no later than December 31, 2023. and be first publicly exhibited for at least seven (7) consecutive days in a cinema.
2. Submissions must be in DCP or 35mm or 70mm film.
3. The film must be advertised and exploited during its qualifying theatrical release in a manner considered normal and customary to theatrical feature distribution practices.
- Broadcast and cable television
- DVD distribution
- Inflight airline distribution
- Internet transmission
5. The recording of the original dialogue track as well as the completed picture must be predominantly (more than 50%) in a language or languages other than English. ACCURATE, LEGIBLE ENGLISH-LANGUAGE SUBTITLES ARE REQUIRED
6. The creative control of the film was largely in the hands of Namibian citizens or residents.