Calling all indie filmmakers! Get ready to illuminate the big screen at the highly anticipated Shoot Your Shot Film Festival (SYSFF) in Orlando, Florida! While we're still putting the finishing touches on the exact location and date (keep an eye out for updates!), submissions are officially open for the 2024 SYSFF.

SYSFF, proudly presented by Lovizionz Media Centre INC., a cutting-edge nonprofit organization based in Atlanta, Georgia, is on a mission to celebrate and elevate the work of independent filmmakers. We want to empower you to showcase your extraordinary creations and make a lasting impact on audiences worldwide.

Here's the exciting news: SYSFF isn't just a festival; it's a launchpad for your filmmaking career. We understand the challenges indie filmmakers face, and we're committed to supporting you every step of the way. One of the unique perks of SYSFF is our dedication to helping indie filmmakers secure movie distribution. Over the past two festivals, several films have landed distribution deals, allowing talented creators to reach broader audiences.

What sets SYSFF apart? It's not just a one-time event; it's a community of like-minded creators who understand the unique journey of independent filmmaking. By submitting your film, you not only get a chance to see your work on the big screen but also open doors to networking opportunities, industry insights, and the chance to connect with fellow indie filmmakers.

SYSFF is not just about the glitz and glamour—it's about supporting your dreams. Imagine your film being part of a festival that not only appreciates your art but also actively helps you secure distribution deals.

The world is hungry for fresh perspectives, authentic storytelling, and the unique voices of indie filmmakers like you. Don't miss this incredible opportunity to showcase your creativity on a global stage. SYSFF is your ticket to reaching new heights in your filmmaking journey, and we're here to help you navigate the exciting world of movie distribution.

Prepare to be inspired, celebrated, and recognized for your independent spirit. Join SYSFF, submit your film for the 2024 festival, and become part of a dynamic community that is reshaping the future of independent cinema. Stay tuned for the official location and date announcement—it's time to make your mark in the indie film world!

GUARANTEED FILM DISTRIBUTION (For Full Feature Film Winners Only)
3 Physical Awards for each category.
1. Winner
2. Finalist
3. Semi-Finalist
4. Honorable Mentioned

Must submit through FilmFreeway only.

Overall Rating
  • Theresa Gayles

    Had an amazing time accepting my award. The hospitality was great. Made you feel like your work was just as important as top screenwriters. Great opportunity for novice writers.

    October 2023
    Response from festival:

    Your screenplay was great! We understand the struggles of content creators. You deserve your award and many more. 🎥

  • Adam Kirkey

    Great festival, great communication! Really excited to see it grow!!

    October 2023
    Response from festival:

    Thank you for al of the love and support. See you at the movies! 🎥

  • Shoot Your Shot is definitely a festival we'd be honoured to submit to again! They had a fantastic social media presence, creating content for specific films and filmmakers! Thank you for selecting our film, "A Little Glass of Rum" as a Finalist!

    October 2023
    Response from festival:

    Thank you for being a part of history in the making. Your film has the potential to survive any long race. See you at the movies!

  • Santrell None

    This was an awesome film festival to attend as a first-time filmmaker. The opportunity to stand next to known industry professionals was unmatched. The screenings were great and the workshops were very informative. I even got the chance to touch and operate my first Red Cinema camera.

    September 2023
    Response from festival:

    We appreciate your talent and support!

  • I can't stress how grateful I am for the selection and the experience I had! The panel was very informative, many gems dropped!

    September 2022
    Response from festival:

    Thank you!! Also thank for being apart of our 1st Annual SYSFF 2022!🍿🍿🏆🏆🏆 Our 2nd Annual has started Now!