NYCF Film Presents: Viral Video Outbreak, a Comedy Shorts Showcase

May 13th, 2014 by admin


About Viral Video Outbreak:

 The 2014 New York Comedy Festival is proud to present Viral Video Outbreak, a video showcase of New York’s most creative and original comedic filmmakers. A select group of video submissions will have the opportunity to display their work for some of the industry’s top network executives, entertainment professionals, and the New York comedy community as a whole.


Selection Process:

After reviewing all submitted videos, 50 will be chosen by a panel of judges as official selections of Viral Video Outbreak. All selected videos will be screened across the four dates listed below.


July 22, August 19, September 23, October 14


At each of these screenings, two videos will be selected by an audience vote to be showcased as part of the 11th annual New York Comedy Festival.


Registration Procedure:

Please submit an online version (link or download, with password if required) along with the resgistration form attached below to by June 27, 2014.

You may use whatever method you like to upload your video online (Youtube, Vimeo or link from your own website, etc.), as long as we can view it and send a working link to our judges.

Remember to check your online video quality to make sure it reasonably compares with the original, and that it has uploaded properly.


Submitted Videos:

 If your video was submitted, we will contact you via e-mail by July 11, 2014 to let you know if your video was selected. Please make sure that the e-mail address you provided on your application will be operational at that time.

 If you haven’t heard from us by July 11, 2014 , please contact us at for an official notification.