Since 2009, the Montgomery Film Festival has showcased short films from around the world. Action, comedy, drama, horror, animation, documentary – you name it. Central Alabama’s annual short film festival provides an opportunity for filmmakers and film lovers to show their creativity and support for the good, the great, and the weird. Now accepting feature-length films in addition to shorts.

Awards & Prizes

In addition to screenings, the Montgomery Film Festival recognizes the best short films with our Festival Award and Audience Choice Awards.

Rules & Terms

The minimum run time for feature films is seventy-five (75) minutes. Features can exceed this minimum.

The maximum run time for short films is forty-five (45) minutes.

All genres are welcome to interpretation.

Two-dimensional (2D) and Three-dimensional (3D) animated films will also be accepted.

All films entries must be submitted as a digital file.

The work submitted must be the original work of the entrant. Permission given for copyrighted material must be provided with the submission of the film.

One film per entry fee. Entry fees are non-refundable.

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    Mailuki Films

    Really one of our 10 favorite Film Festivals. We will submit more shorts next year. Absolutely!!!

    February 2017
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    Jeremy Burgess

    Always have a great time at this festival, even when I don't have anything in the lineup. Keep doing good work.

    July 2016