The Oklahoma Cine Latino Film Festival promotes the Latino Cultural impact on Cinema in the United States focusing on a unique mix of filmmakers, artists, film lovers and history at the heart of the Hispanic Community at Historic Capitol Hill.

Best Latino Narrative Feature
Best Latino Documentary Feature
Best Oklahoma Latino Narrative Feature
Best Oklahoma Latino Short
Best Latino Short
Best Latino Documentary Short
Best Latino Student Short
Grand Jury Award Feature
Grand Jury Award Short
Audience Choice Award
Best Director
Best Screenplay
Best Actor
Best Actress

Submissions to the 5th Annual Oklahoma Cine Latino Film Festival are now open. The OKCine Latino is looking for works completed between 2017-2018. Submitted works must be about Latino culture or by Latinos or for the Latino community. Please submit all screeners through official platforms.

All submissions will be pre-screened for eligibility by our selection committee to make our final Official Selections. Only Digital submissions will be considered via official platforms, do not send physical DVD or Blu Ray of your film.

There are no refunds for submissions fees for selected or declined entries.

Submission Categories include:

Latino Narrative Feature
Any scripted work of fiction with a running time of 60 minutes or more
(Film must be by, about or for the Latino community)

Latino Documentary Feature
Any non-fiction work with a running time of 60 minutes or more
(Film must be by, about or for the Latino community)

Oklahoma Latino Narrative Feature
Any fiction or non-fiction work with a running time of 60 minutes or more
More than 50% of the production must have taken place in Oklahoma
(Film must be by, about or for the Latino community)

Oklahoma Latino Short
Any fiction or non-fiction work with a running time of 20 minutes or less
More than 50% of the production must have taken place in Oklahoma
(Film must be by, about or for the Latino community)

Latino Short Film
Any fiction work with a running time of 20 minutes or less
(Film must be by, about or for the Latino community)

Latino Documentary Short
Any non-fiction work with a running time of 20 minutes or less
(Film must be by, about or for the Latino community)

Latino Student Short
Any fiction or non-fiction work with a running time of 20 minutes or less
Open to any college student, proof of enrollment required
(Film must be by, about or for the Latino community)

Rules and Guidelines
It is the responsibility of the submitter to ensure that the screening link or physical screening copy they submit work properly. We will make an attempt to connect with you if we experience difficulties screening your film and expect a working copy in a timely fashion. Failure to comply will render your film ineligible from being placed under consideration.

Films must be submitted with English subtitles if the dialogue is in a language other than English.

Films must have been completed after January 2017.
Projects completed prior to January 31st, 2017 are not eligible for this edition of the film festival.

Upon acceptance to the festival, the following is required:

Shorts and Features:
Digital copy of your film in HD 1080p, MOV or MP4 (via Box, Dropbox or Google Drive)
Press Kit containing 50-100 words synopsis in English
4 film stills, digital trailer with English subtitles, if film is in any language other than English

Exhibition files must be received by February 26th, 2019.

Awards Categories:
Best Latino Narrative Feature
Best Latino Documentary Feature
Best Oklahoma Latino Narrative Feature
Best Oklahoma Latino Short
Best Latino Short
Best Latino Documentary Short
Best Latino Student Short
Grand Jury Award Feature
Grand Jury Award Short
Audience Choice Award
Best Director
Best Screenplay
Best Actor
Best Actress

*Additional categories may be added based on festival showcases.

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  • gabriel savodivker

    A great up and coming film festival that creates a tremendous opportunity for Latin filmmakers to showcase their work.

    March 2018
  • Victor Caballero

    Wonderful Film Festival!!! Experience was amazing!!!

    April 2017