The Cinema Soup Film Festival is a multi-genre online film festival! This film festival accepts 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!

In addition to the Film Festival, we also try to provide further acknowledgement for stand out submission by way of the Cinema Soup Podcast on and also through reviews on our online magazine at!

Cinema Soup Film Festival is a product of Breaking Fate Entertainment.

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


Festival is open to in all genres. (NOTE: 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 online 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.

Overall Rating
  • Nella Citino

    Excellent communication in spite of Covid. Professional throughout the process. Will submit in the future. Definitely.

    September 2020
  • Marilyn Gordon

    amazing festival and thank you for Best Music When All That's Left is Love 2020
    this is a must on your festival circuit journey

    September 2020
  • Great festival with great timely communication despite a pandemic. Happy to be a part of it! Enjoyed the films! Congrats to all :)

    September 2020
  • Sean Bode

    As a selected participant for this online festival, I had a little difficulty with the free pass and ended up paying. However, it was a small price and worth the payment to watch these great films online.

    September 2020
  • Phranque Wright

    Great experience as always, even though we had to adjust for the pandemic.

    September 2020