The official Planet Comicon Film Festival will showcase some of the best upcoming talent in the Kansas City Area! Planet Comicon is the largest comic book and pop culture convention in the region. With a twenty year history Planet Comicon has developed an excellent reputation among celebrity guests as well as some of the world’s most talented creators. With thousands of people pouring through the doors every year this is a huge opportunity to enter your short film into the 2019 Planet Comicon Film Fest!

Note: 2019 Planet Comicon Film Fest! screenings will be free to all Planet Comicon 2019 ticket holders.

In each category three short films will be chosen to move on to the final round. The three films will be showcased and played for the public to view. After the public has a chance to view the films there will be an awards ceremony on Saturday March 30, 2019 at which time the winner from each category will be announced. The winners will receive a Planet Comicon Kansas City Trophy and a press write up for all of the Kansas City area to read!

Films can be no longer than 15 minutes.
Films must be less than 1 year old at time of submission.
You may submit more than one film.
You may submit in more than one category.
If your film is selected for a showing at Planet Comicon 2019 you will get two Planet Comicon Kansas City 2019 weekend passes.
Kansas City Region is classified as Leavenworth, Douglas, Johnson, Miami, Wyandotte Counties on the the Kansas side. Platte, Jackson, Clay, Ray, and Cass Counties on the Missouri side.
Entries should be on Vimeo, YouTube, or accessible via Google Drive or comparable.
If your submission makes it to the showcase you should have a hard copy DVD or Blu-Ray available to be mailed or delivered BEFORE the date of the showing. There will be no streaming.
Please triple check that your disk plays.
A panel of industry judges will be watching the finalist's entries before the date of showing due to time.
All dates will be given to finalists by March 18th, 2019.
The show or its sponsors will not provide travel or accommodations.