Now approaching its seventeenth exciting year, the Florida Film Festival seeks film submissions from filmmakers worldwide. The Festival, which will take place March 28 through April 6, 2008, is an annual event dedicated to showcasing the best American Independent and Foreign Films. It is also a qualifying festival for the Oscars in the category of live action short films. Produced by Enzian Theater, the Florida Film Festival has become one of the most respected regional film events in the country.
To submit a film, visit the Festival website at FloridaFilmFestival.com. There are two ways to enter: 1.) register online through WithoutABox, or 2.) print and mail the official entry form. Members of WithoutABox receive a $5 discount when entering online.
The postmarked early deadline for Feature Film entries is October 26, 2007, and the late entry deadline for Features is November 30. The entry fee for Feature Length Films (41 minutes or longer) is $40.00. The postmarked early deadline for Short Film entries is October 12, 2007, and the late entry deadline for Shorts is November 16. The entry fee for Short Films is $25.00. Early submission to the Florida Film Festival is encouraged! There is a $20.00 late fee for films submitted after October 12th (shorts) and 26th (features). Films will not be accepted after November 30, 2007.