The 2020 Film Competition is closed for submissions. It will reopen in December for the Austin Film Festival 2021.
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2020 Film Competition Deadlines
Early Bird Deadline: March 27 ($50) Regular Deadline: May 22 ($60) Late Deadline: June 26 ($75) Extended Deadline: July 6 ($75)
- This form is NOT for submitting to the Screenplay & Teleplay Competition or Digital Series Competition.
- You are able to submit your film either as a private password-protected streaming link or as a DVD copy through the mail (please double check to be sure that it works and that it is formatted as a DVD that plays on DVD players, not a data disk).
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Submit by Mail
Fill out the form, and send it, along with payment, your 50 word synopsis, and a working DVD copy (please double check to be sure that it works) to the address below. Please make sure your DVD is formatted as a DVD that plays on DVD players, not a data disk.
Austin Film Festival
1801 Salina Street
Austin, TX 78702
Please include a self-addressed, stamped postcard for each submission if you would like acknowledgement of the receipt of your entry.