This festival honors and awards the best filmmakers in the Greater Baltimore region. We’ll select short films that push the envelope and inspire audiences to view film and video through a uniquely Baltimore lens. Made In Baltimore will accept fiction, documentary, animation, experimental, horror, mockumentary—you name it! Submissions will be judged on technical excellence, originality, and Baltimore flavor. Those who live, work, or study in Baltimore are encouraged to submit.

Festival Screening Date is SAT SEP 26, 2020
Creative Alliance Baltimore

Films selected to be in this film festival will each be awarded cash prizes!

1. All films may be submitted between May 15 and August 15, 2020
2. Films should be no longer than 20 minutes.
3. All films not in the English language must have English subtitles.
4. Films are suitable for public viewing.
5. You must own the rights to your film.
6. Filmmaker must live, work, or go to school in the Baltimore area.
7. Film must have been finished no earlier than 2017.

Overall Rating
  • Miceal O'Donnell

    Great festival. Communication was quick, clear, and friendly. Screening appeared to be sold out. All the movies were good. And cash prizes for all filmmakers, and very unique looking trophies for top 2, haha... But yes, very fun evening.

    November 2018
  • Jena Burchick

    This festival was a joy to be a part of from start to finish. Truly a celebration of talented local work!

    October 2018
  • Titus Burrell

    This festival was amazing. Really great venue and quality films. It was an honor to be apart of this event.

    August 2018
  • Danielle Gibson

    Pleasantly surprised! It was a very well run and intimate event! I was proud to have had a film screened for them

    January 2018
  • Bob Rose

    An absolute blast, quality films, amazing talent. An all around wonderful night, we were proud to be a part of it.

    October 2017