The Cinema Soup Film Festival is a multi-genre film festival accepting films in all genres, both short & feature length and without any made by date requirements! Simply put, your film will fit this festivals requirements 99% of the time!

Thank you for your interest in Cinema Soup! We hope you will drop your film in the bowl, because we are looking for the perfect ingredients for the most tasty Cinema Soup!

This event will feature an awards presentation offering awards for outstanding works in a number of categories!

Festival is open to in all genres. (NOTE: While nudity is allowed, sexually explicit films containing sexual penetration will not be accepted)

There is NO 'Film Made By' date. We have shown horror films from as early as the 30's. Please feel free to submit your early work as well as your current work.

Rules for Submissions

The rules are basic but necessary. Please take a quick look at the info below before you submit.

I, the undersigned, acknowledge and agree:

I have read, understated and fully comply with all submission eligibility information, Submission Guidelines, Terms and Conditions of Entry and Entry Eligibility requirements.

To the best of my knowledge, all of the statements in this submission are true.

This film or video is not subject to any litigation nor is threatened by any litigation.

I am duly authorized to submit this film to the festival.

I hold Breaking Fate Entertainment / The Cinema Soup Film Festival harmless from any damage to the print(s) or media materials(s) en route or otherwise during the course of the festival’s possession of the film.

I hold Breaking Fate Entertainment / The Cinema Soup Film Festival its owners, management, juries, subsidiaries, agents, sponsors, affiliates, and etc. harmless from any and all claims of liability resulting from my entry.

I certify that I have full rights to the use of the music in the entered work.

I give permission for Breaking Fate Entertainment / The Cinema Soup Film Festival to use stills, titles, copy, and/or information from the short for promotional purposes

I give permission for Breaking Fate Entertainment / The Cinema Soup Film Festival to screen the film at the Festival for which it was submitted.

If selected I will provide Breaking Fate Entertainment / The Cinema Soup Film Festival with a digital copy of my films movie poster (in vertical format) for use on the festival website, social media and marketing materials.

Overall Rating
  • Alan Hiscott

    Really cool venue, and an amazing lineup of short films. Really glad I was selected for this one. And great communication and organization by the festival staff.

    September 2023
  • Many thanks for selecting my project 'Checked Bags' for this years festival. I really hope to attend next year! Highly recommended to submit to this fest!

    September 2023
  • Piero Cannata

    Wonderful festival with an excellent selection of short films. Thank you so much for the award and see you soon!

    November 2022
  • Richard Endacott

    I really appreciated the opportunity to be a part of this terrific festival. While I wasn't able to attend, I appreciated the attention to detail from the festival staff and the clear communication I received. I hope to be back with a film made from my script!

    August 2022
  • Robert Craig

    This a great festival. We were happy to be a part of this with our screenplay submission. We were especially happy to win an award for our screenplay. Go Go Film Festival! Thanks for a great experience.

    August 2022