The winners will receive a cash prize and a worldwide distribution deal.

Submissions can be in nine (9) different categories.

Winners: $1,000 USD Minimum Guarantee cash prize towards the Winner of the category (recoupable) + Distribution deals x 9 Categories

Nominees: Distribution Deals with Echelon + Sponsor’s prizes (if available)

General submission: At Festival organizer’s discretion.

Films must have been completed in the past 3 years.

We consider films regardless of their premiere status. Even if your film has already premiered at another festival, whether it screened at a physical venue or online, it’s still eligible for consideration.

The applicant holds the sole responsibility of copyright clearance of any copyrighted material in the film.

The festival has the right to use a trailer, stills, pics and posters for promotional purposes in various film magazines, social media, websites, etc.

All films should be in the English language or subtitled in English.

Shorts must be less than 50 minutes. All projects over 50 minutes should submit to the feature category.

The festival will only communicate with the submitter of the film project.