film festivals/video competitions

Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival

Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival

visit site Deadline: October 15, 2015 “LACMA’s on the hunt for short and feature-length films to include in the Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival this December. We’re looking for new, imaginative, and inventive films that speak to our young and family audience. The 11th annual Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival returns to the […]

Indiewire: 9 tips for film festivals

9 tips For Success At Film Festivals, From Indiewire

Check them out at Indiewire. “As the director of The Portland Film Festival, I was recently invited to speak on a panel with other festival organizers called, “Maximizing Your Film’s Success on the Festival Circuit.” To prepare my presentation, I reached out to colleagues from other festivals to ask for their tips on how filmmakers […]

Windsor Independent Film Festival

Windsor Independent Film Festival: Call for Entries

visit site Deadlines Early: March 15th, 2015 Regular: Apri 15th, 2015 Final: May 1st, 2015 “Located in the heart of Sonoma County Wine Country, Windsor Independent Film Festival (WIFF) is an annual event designed to showcase and promote independent filmmakers, with an emphasis on local talent. WIFF strives to celebrate the individual filmmaker spirit, cultivate […]

Real Food Media Contest

Real Food Film competition: call for entries

visit site Deadline: February 3, 2014 “The Contest is the project of the Real Food Media Project, a collaborative initiative using online movies and a web-based action center along with grassroots events around the country to spread the stories of sustainable food and farming. The Project is a program of Corporate Accountability International.”

CineTotoo Philippine International Documentary Film Festival Mechanics

1st CineTotoo Philippine International Documentary Film Festival

visit site Deadline: March 31, 2014 “CineTotoo is currently accepting submissions of ASEAN documentary films and Philippine documentary film proposals for the first edition of the CineTotoo Philippine International Documentary Film Festival. Cine Totoo is an official project of GMA News TV Channel 11. The Festival will have three (3) sections: international full-length documentary, local […]

Festival De Cannes: open for entries

visit site Deadline (short films): March 3, 2014 Deadline (feature films): March 10, 2014 “Only films (feature and short) that meet the following conditions may be chosen for invitation to the Official Selection: • Films that have been produced during the twelve months preceding the Festival • Films whose distribution is limited to its country […]

San Francisco Women's Film Festival

San Francisco Women’s Film Festival

visit site Deadline: December 15, 2013 (late; early and regular deadlines have passed) “The San Francisco International Women’s Film Festival (SFIWFF) has a long tradition of providing the community with some of the best films directed and co-directed by women from all over the world. Since 2004, the SFIWFF has presented an elective program of […]