All films in all genres will be considered. We consider a short to be under 50 minutes. Filmmakers certify they have the rights to the music used in their films. Please upload a digital screener to FilmFreeway. Requirements

Premiere Status:
No premiere status is required. So, don’t wait to submit your film.

We require film s to have all necessary rights and releases secured for us to feature them. Yes, this includes music.

Free to View:
We only select film s that are free for audiences.

What We Look For
We look for great stories that brave new territory. We value great characters, fascinating new worlds, and stories that surprise us over fancy visual effects, famous actors, or silly one-liners that often feed much of online videos.

What We Avoid
We have no hard and fast rules. Every film is different, and there are always exceptions.

Refund Policy
Unfortunately, we cannot refund a submission fee once you’ve submitted your film. Please make absolutely sure you want to submit your film before doing so. As with other festivals, your fee is paid for your film to be considered. By no means does submitting your :lm guarantee that your film will be accepted. If your film is not accepted, your submission fee is not refundable.