The team behind the Phoenix Film Festival presents the Peoria Film Fest.

For 19 years, the Phoenix Film Festival and Phoenix Film Foundation have been leading non-profit arts organizations that celebrate film by bringing the art of film from all over the world to Arizona film-lovers. With over 300 screenings annually, The Foundation presents feature films, documentaries, foreign films, shorts and artistic cinematic works from both emerging and seasoned filmmakers at the yearly Phoenix Film Festival at Harkins Scottsdale 101.

Now, in 2019, The Phoenix Film Foundation is proud to present the PEORIA FILM FEST! After a success first year with a fully curated program, the festival is excited to open it up its first call for entries and competition.

Set at the beautifully renovated Harkins Arrowhead Fountains 18, The Phoenix Film Foundation brings its expertise to the Peoria Film Fest. Join us for a celebration of film in Peoria, Arizona -- the 9th largest city in Arizona and one of the fastest-growing cities in the Southwestern U.S.!

The Peoria Film Fest is held all in one place making your festival experience that much more fun!

No schlepping from venue to venue, all screenings are at the Harkins Arrowhead Fountains 18 theatre with the ticket center right inside the theatre making your festival experience as easy and relaxed as possible!

Plus, Harkins Arrowhead Fountains is located within the P83 entertainment district, ensuring great entertainment and dining options... when you're not in the theatre, of course.

Awards will presented in each category with a trophy.

1. Feature Films must be 60 minutes and Short Films must be under 25 minutes to be considered

2. I have read, understood and complied with all eligibility requirements of the categories for which I would like this film to be considered and to the best of my knowledge, all of the statements in this document are true.

a- This film is not subject to litigation nor is threatened by any litigation.

b- I am duly authorized to submit this film to the Festival and its Competition and understand that the Festival holds the right to screen my film for Festival screening and promotional purposes and to extract clips from this film for promotional purposes. I understand this may include online streaming of clips on Festival or Festival sponsor sites.

c- I understand that the Peoria Film Fest ("Festival") and the Phoenix Film Foundation (“Foundation” are not responsible for any type of damage to or loss of the print during screenings, at any other time during the course of the Festival, while the film is in the Festival’s possession or while en route to or from the Festival, and I release The Phoenix Film Festival ("Festival") and the Phoenix Film Foundation from any and all liabilities regarding damage to or loss of the print while en route to/from the Festival or while it is in their possession.

d- Should this film win an award (“Award”) at the Peoria Film Fest, I am authorized and/or empowered by all parties legally representing this film to name the individual(s) listed on the Designation List (to be received upon notice of selection to Festival) to receive any and all award(s).

e. In the event the designated party is unable to attend the awards ceremony, I understand that the director and/or producer of the film as listed in the credits of the film shall accept any and all awards in their stead.

f. If selected as a participant in the Festival, television ready media clips of the film must be provided by the date provided on notice of selection if requested.

g. If selected as a participant I will deliver the film in format requested by deadline set at time of acceptance.