The Las Vegas Premiere Film Festival takes place in the heart of the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, Nevada. Join us where new filmmakers screen annually alongside industry giants, including celebrity guests from Los Angeles, Atlanta, New York, Chicago, and other major markets. This is an opportunity to screen your film in the heart of the Vegas strip.
The Las Vegas Premiere Film Festival is now accepting submissions for our 2023 season with feature-length films, documentaries, shorts, music videos, web series and screenplays. LVPFF also feature panels such as "Women of Color in Film Empowerment Forum." Films are followed by discussions with the filmmakers and/or other film experts, as well as workshops, parties, and of course, there is nothing like celebrity functions right here on the Vegas strip.
The Las Vegas Premiere Film Festival seeks to revolutionize a platform of diverse filmmakers/storytellers showcasing their craft in storytelling and screen culture.
Submit your film today, and book your trip to "The City Of Lights, fun, sun, and lots of films.
Jury awards of excellence will be issued to films in the following categories
Best Web Series
Best Student Film
Best Music Video
Running time; 4-60 mins, not to exceed 60 mins. Filmmakers will need to send us a digital copy of the film on Blu-ray or DCP format for screening purposes.
Running time; 50 plus, filmmakers will need to send a digital copy of the film on Blu-ray or DCP format for screening purposes.
Running time; not to exceed 6 minutes Filmmakers will need to send us a digital copy of the film on Blu-ray or DCP format for screening purposes.
Running time; 45 minutes plus, send us a digital copy of the film on Blu-ray or DCP format for screening purposes.
Running time; 80 minutes running time, send us a digital copy of the film on Blu-ray or DCP.
Running time; Not to exceed 20 minutes.
Running time; 50 minutes plus, send us a digital copy of the film on Blu-ray or DCP.
The Filmmaker is responsible for clearing all rights to the materials in their film.
By submitting your film/script, you declare you have full authority to submit your film to the Las Vegas Premiere Film Festival, and you have cleared all rights to use the music in the entered work.
Filmmakers are allowed to submit more than one film for the festival, provided that each film is submitted separately and meet LVPFF guidelines. The LVPFF is not responsible for any damages to materials that occurred while in transit. If your film arrives damaged, we will contact you to request another copy. The Filmmaker is responsible for all inbound shipping costs.
If your film is selected an electronic press kit completed with production stills, synopsis of the film, and a 350 or less word biography of the Director must be sent to the Las Vegas Premiere Film Festival e-mail. Film trailers should be emailed, posters and postcards should be sent to the LVPFF office for press and marketing no later than August 1st, 2023. Winners must allow the Las Vegas Premiere Film Festival to let their film be featured four months following notification of winning, for the purpose of promoting the festival and the film. Blu-ray or DCP is preferred for exhibition if selected (Blu-ray or Digital Cinema Package/ DCP is required by venue). Films made prior to August 9th, 2015 are not eligible.
The entry does not guarantee acceptance into the film festival. All students must provide a current valid ID and submit with student e-mail
Entries must be written, directed, produced and/or principally acted by a person of color.