General Info

Festival Date

FEB 17 – 19, 2017

Note Important Dates:

  • *Award Show Yacht Tickets go on sale starting Friday, November 25th, 2016*
  • *Remaining tickets go on sale Monday, December 12th, 2016*
  • *Deadline to Submit is Sunday, November 20th, 2016*
  • *Official Selections Announced by Sunday, December 11th, 2016*
  • *All Nominees Announced by Sunday, December 18th, 2016*


Benefits Of Joining The Movement:

  • Earn bragging rights for having your film play at AMC Theaters & Compete for Your Chance to Win the Highly Coveted Gold-Plated WideScreen Award!


Allowable Submission Types:

  • Trailers [2 mins 30 sec or less]
  • Short Narrative Films [15 mins or less]
  • Feature Narrative Films [60-90 mins]
  • Short Documentaries [15 mins or less]
  • Short Animation [15 mins or less]
  • Music Videos [5 mins or less]
  • Sizzle Reels [2 mins 30 sec or less]
  • Web Series/Reality Show Pilots [15 mins or less]
  • Demo Reels [2 mins or less]
  • Short Screenplays [25 pages or less]

How to Submit Your Video:

  • Media should be submitted  in the form of a Vimeo or Youtube link, through our website’s Submit Your Video! page. You may also securely upload your video directly to FilmFreeway


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