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Honoring Stories Worth Telling - All Ages, All Cultures, All Media

We Accept it All

  • All content considered, online, made public, novice, expert
  • All genres and niches
  • All completed by dates
  • Distributed and Non-Distributed content
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Deadlines

  • Submit early and save
  • Late Deadline January 3, 2018
  • Final Deadline April 25, 2018
  • Notification Date by May 8, 2018
  • Submit for 9th Annual June 16-17, 2018

What you get

Benefits from submitting your project

Awards
Accepted content is in competition for $45,000 in Awards
20+ Categories
Best in Category – Audience & Grand Prize Awards
3 Student Category winners get $100 cash each
3 Script Category winners get $1000+ in Industry memberships
Festival Perks
IF ACCEPTED:
All Access Pass
To walk the Red Carpet for press interviews
Be part of the Q & A after your screening
Be a guest of honor at the Creative Mixer
Access to Indie Distributors at a mixer in September

IMDB Official Event Page

Latest winners, projects and interesting news

Quotes

Festival worth the entry fee.

MovieMakerMagazine

Stories that exemplify the power of the cinematic arts to inspire and transform.

LA TImes - Hero Complex

Makes the cutting edge accessible.

Huffington Post

Exposure / credentials

And other Industry Leaders - We are an IMDB Qualifier via Withoutabox