Film Festival

The Chicago International Television Festival is accepting entries for awards consideration across a variety of categories. Submit your television show, series, or commercial today!

TELEVISION PRODUCTIONS: Enter in narrative, non-fiction, miniseries, web-series, and dozens more categories to be named one of the best productions of the year.

TELEVISION COMMERCIALS: Submit your television and online spots and campaigns for top honors in the industry.

Working Films is partnering with Race Forward to present Race Flicks, the film track of Facing Race: A National Conference, to be held in Detroit, MI from November 8-10, 2018

NYF's International Radio Program Awards for The World's Best Radio Programs honors radio content in all lengths and formats and across all platforms from radio stations, networks and independent producers from around the globe. Our Art Deco radio microphone trophy is a "must have" on everyone's desk.

CineYouth Film Festival showcases short films by filmmakers 22 years old or younger from around the world. CineYouth strives to encourage the talent of young artists and provide opportunities for them to tell their stories, network with their peers and be recognized for their creativity.


The Montreal First Peoples Festival is calling on you to submit your audio-visual works for its 28th edition, taking place August 8 to 15, 2018. They will screen a selection of films of all kinds, short and feature-length, representing Indigenous peoples across the Americas and other parts of the world.

They seek to present the work of Indigenous filmmakers, but the selection is open to all, given the relevance of a film’s topic.

Films can be submitted either online or through the mail. 

The 19th Calgary International Film Festival is now open to submissions. 

The festival will run from September 19-30, 2018 and is excepting both short, mid-length and feature films in many different categories. 

Learn more details and submit your film here. 


Early - May 1, 2018

Regular - June 1, 2018

Late - June 14, 2018

The 14th Annual New York Television Festival is Now Accepting Submissions. NYTVF is like no other Festival in the world: offering indie creators year-round opportunities to submit, providing unprecedented access to TV and digital buyers and decision-makers, and awarding development opportunities with networks and platforms including Hulu, Bento Box Entertainment, Comedy Central, IFC, TBS, truTV, and many more. 

Vision Maker Media (VMM) can offer reimbursement of up to $500 towards film festival entry fees (as VMM’s budget allows) for your VMM funded film. Upon request, VMM can send you a list of suggested film festivals, including Native American specific festivals, for your consideration.

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