FAQ

What Can I Submit?

Excellent Question! Let's break it down.

Film: all film submissions must be under 30 minutes and deal with themes of the Feminine. One film per submission.

Music Videos: All music videos must deal with themes of the Feminine. One video per submission.

Photography/Digital Art: You may submit up to 3 pieces per submission and must deal with themes of the Feminine.
*it is possible we may only select 1. 

Art/Crafts: You may submit up to 3 pieces that deal with themes of the Feminine. This could be paint, drawings, sculpture, etc. All!
*it is possible we may only select 1. 

Poetry/Spoken Word: Your pieces must be under 10 minutes in length combined and deal with themes of the Feminine. If you want to submit poetry, but don't want to perform it, please simply let us know.

Music: Please keep your submission pieces to under 5 minutes. Musicians may submit up to 3 pieces. 

*it is possible we may only select 1. 

*If you have ANY questions, or want to submit a piece that falls slightly outside of our guidelines, please don't hesitate to reach out!* 

 

We want to be able to have a well-rounded, inclusive event and therefore have to be pretty strict with the time and number of submissions. Thank you for understanding!

Common Questions:

  • My work has screened at other festivals, can I still submit?

    Yes! We are not an exclusive festival.
     

  • My work deals with sexuality or sexual situations, can I still submit?

    We accept and celebrate work that deals with sexuality but we do not accept work that is explicitly pornographic in nature. If you're unsure of where your work falls, please reach out!
     

  • Is your festival competitive?

    Yes! Prizes will be awarded in each category. 
     

  • I won't be able to attend in person, Can I still submit?

    While we would love to have you come and network at our festival, it is not mandatory that you attend!
     

  • Do you offer fee waivers?

    Unfortunately, we do not offer fee waivers.
     

  • Why do you charge a submission fee?

    As with your art, creating a festival and/or event is a labor of love, but it is still labor! 
     

  • When will I know if my work has been selected?

    Our submission deadline is May 31st. Our notification date is June 6th. You can see all dates and info on our FilmFreeway page.