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Oct
8
2019
Call for Entries: ScriptLab 2020

Call for entries for TorinoFilmLab’s ScriptLab 2020 is now open. The deadline to apply is November 1st, 2019. Learn More HERE.

Oct
3
2019
Call for Entries: 3rd Annual BZN International Film Festival

BZN offers a platform for independent filmmaking and creative expression, and supports emerging and established voices. The BZN International Film Festival will spotlight women filmmakers, directors, actors and producers who understand that film is a powerful medium to convey their dreams and passions—and who are ready to take the helm, pioneering projects to change current statistics and […]

Oct
3
2019
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences: Academy Grants Program

The Academy Grants Program, an initiative of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, seeks to inspire imagination and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures. The program is currently accepting grant applications from nonprofit organizations in two areas: FilmWatch grants support curated screening programs at North America-based film festivals, film societies, […]

Oct
3
2019
Call for Submissions: EarthxFilm Festival

EarthxFilm showcases films, augmented and virtual reality and emerging media that explore conservation, climate change, and the environment while honoring the heroes working to protect our planet. Our mission is to turn awareness into action, through art and media. We achieve our goals by partnering with top environmental, film and entertainment organizations across the globe. […]

Sep
26
2019
Press Release: Local Actor/Writer/Director in Chelsea Film Festival

Sep
26
2019
Call for Entries: BESLA Film Festival

Do you have a film that depicts the African-American experience? Submit your film to the BESLA Film Festival and win a deal with BET Networks. CALL TO ACTION: Filmmakers are invited to submit 5-10 minute short films that depict the African-American experience or films produced/directed by African-Americans to the BESLA Film Festival. WINNERS RECEIVE: The 1st […]

Sep
26
2019
Call for Entries: Rose d’Or

The entry deadline for the 58th Rose d’Or awards has been extended until Tuesday October 2. This is your last chance to enter these prestigious awards and be recognized among the best of world television on Sunday December 1 in London. Click HERE to enter.

Sep
23
2019
Call for Entries: New Delhi Film Fest

The call for entries for  3rd New Delhi Film Festival (NDFF) by JIFF is open! Submit Online: https://filmfreeway.com/NEWDELHIFILMFESTIVAL For more: http://jiffindia.org/delhi CATEGORIES: Feature Fiction, Animation Feature, Documentary Feature Short Fiction, Short Documentary, Short Animation, Student Film, Mobile Film, Web Series, Ad Film & Delhi Special 11A to 11D ALL GENRE & FORMATS ARE ACCEPTED FROM ALL […]

Sep
23
2019
Call for Entries: 12th Jaipur International Film Festival-JIFF

WORLD’S BIGGEST COMPETITIVE FILM FESTIVAL in Jaipur, India Submit Online To:https://filmfreeway.com/JaipurInternationalFilmFestival https://www.withoutabox.com/login/9490 https://www.sfilmmaker.com/index.php?m=content&c=index&a=filmfestLists&f_id=135 CATEGORIES: Feature Fiction, Documentary Feature, Animation Feature, Film Critic, World Premier, Short Fiction, Short Documentary, Short Animation, Screenplay-Feature & Short,Script for Drama & TV, Mobile Film, Web Series, Ad Film, Music/Song/Album(written and audio or audio video both format are accepted), Dialogue From […]

Sep
23
2019
Casting Call for Student Film, Billings

Sep
5
2019
Call for Entries: AT&T Presents Untold Stories

Sep
4
2019
Call for Entries: Etheria Film Festival 2020

Submissions run from now through March 1, 2020. Submit now on Film Freeway: https://filmfreeway.com/EtheriaFilmNight Etheria is the world’s most respected competition showcase of new sci-fi, fantasy, action, thriller and horror films directed by women. Our audience includes producers, managers, show runners, distributors, and genre fans. Our festival’s goal is to highlight women directors making fantastic genre […]

Sep
4
2019
In The Footsteps of Norman Maclean Festival

You are invited to join us at the third In The Footsteps of Norman Maclean Festival, September 13-15, Missoula and Seeley Lake, MT. Tickets available at www.macleanfootsteps.com, or email Jenny@alpineartisans.com to buy a ticket off-line. Your friends are hoping you will be there. Trust me. Just take a look at the Gala Dinner Invite below.

Sep
4
2019
Call for Entries: Boulder Intl Film Fest

The critically-acclaimed Boulder International Film Festival (March 5-8, 2020) has gained a reputation as one of the most influential and innovative film festivals in the U.S. Countless opportunities for widespread exposure, superb hospitality, A-list filmmakers and celebrity guests, and plenty of interaction with major league industry reps makes BIFF one of the most influential and […]

Aug
22
2019
Roy W. Dean Film Grant

The final Roy W. Dean Film Grant for 2019 offers indie filmmakers a prize that should be music to their ears as well as their audience. The winner receives $3,000 cash, $30,000 in film services to shoot and finish their project, including a film score!  Award winning composer David Raiklen will give the grant recipient […]

Aug
8
2019
Better Business Bureau Short Film Contest

Audience Awards is hosting the Better Business Bureau’s “Five Gestures of Trust” video contest. You can submit a short film about Trust (3 minutes or under) to be eligible to win $21,000 in prizes including a film series with the BBB.Submissions are due September 2. Learn more and submit here: https://theaudienceawards.com/bbb/gesturesoftrustvideocontest

Jul
29
2019
Casting Call, Missoula, August

Columbia University Film MFA – thesis film (Writer/Director won a grant. Filmed by award-winning cinematographer Alejandro Mejia.) The story of a co-dependent mother/daughter relationship and the daughter’s fear and need to separate from her mom as she goes off to college.  Doctor: (Male, 50s-70s) A celebrated geneticist who knows how good he is. Good bedside manner comes […]

Jul
16
2019
Apply to the Screenwriting Lab Workshop by August 13

The Screenwriting Lab is a week-long, intensive workshop designed to provide individualized story and career development for emerging screenwriters with a fiction feature screenplay.  Each Screenwriting Fellow is paired with a Creative Advisor, with whom they’ll work one-on-one and in group sessions to further develop their project over the course of the program. A variety […]

Jul
9
2019
Bozeman Casting Call

SUSAN (Lead): Female, mid to late 30s – 50s: A compassionate veterinarian who dedicates herself to saving an abused wolf-dog at a local shelter. Simultaneous with her care for the wolf-dog, following the death of her beloved sister to a painful battle with cancer, the veterinarian volunteers for an underground assisted-suicide program. She is haunted by her […]

Jul
3
2019
International Tourism Film Festival-Africa 2019: Applications are Now Open

International Tourism Film Festival-Africa (ITFFA) is proud to announce its first ever film festival in South Africa which will take place in Cape Town and Northern Cape November 20-24, 2019. The screenings and Film Conference will be hosted in the Northern Cape at the Apollo Theatre in Victoria West. The International Tourism Film Festival Africa […]

Jul
3
2019
Enter the C21 Drama Series Pitch

The C21 Drama Series Pitch is the most significant pitch initiative in the global business, with 15 projects invited to present to 2500 execs live at Content London and exposed to C21’s 200,000 monthly readers online. e 2019 C21 Drama Series Pitch will take place during the International Drama Summit at Content London and is […]

Jul
1
2019
Northwest Film Forum’s Local Sightings Film Festival 2019: Submission Deadline Approaching!

This is a reminder that Northwest Film Forum, a nonprofit film center and community hub located in Seattle, is accepting submissions until July 7th for their 22nd Annual Local Sightings Film Festival (September 20-29, 2019).  Now in its 22nd year, Local Sightings showcases the growing complexity of creative communities in the Pacific Northwest. Featuring a […]

Jun
26
2019
BondIt Grant Fund: June 30th Final Deadline

Every 6 months, up to two filmmakers will be awarded this production grant of up to $30,000 in production funds. BondIt announces the winner(s) 6 weeks after each final deadline. Click HERE to learn more and apply.

Jun
26
2019
Last Call for ShortList Film Festival Submissions

The ShortList Film Festival brings the very best short films from around the world to your computer or mobile device. The festival will stream online from August 7-21, 2019.  Think your award-winning film stands out above the rest? Submit your film for consideration through Film Freeway at the button below. The submission deadline is Friday, June 28, […]

Jun
24
2019
Casting Call: Feature Film in Billings

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