A Monthly Online Film Festival!

CASH PRIZE for the Quarantine Short Film Submission

Rules: Please have your film focus on being Quarantined.

With the world and the film industry coming to a halt because of the Covid-19 virus, everyone is social distancing which gives us filmmakers the time to be creative.

Pull out you smart phones, camcorders, DSLRs, ARRIs and let's continue to create at home and social distance ourselves while we continue to make film. Happy filming!

Laurel package and Certificate will be awarded for:

Feature Film:
Best Actor
Best Film
Best Director

Short Film:
Best Actor
Best Film
Best Director

Quarantine Film – CASH PRIZE


Music Video


Top three films from each winning catagory will be posted online on the website with the submitters permission.


Non-English films must have English subtitles.

Films must be submitted via online screener.

Works-in-progress will be considered, provided they will be completed prior to the festival.

Do NOT send stills or press kits. If your film is selected we will ask for promotional materials at that time.

You may submit more than one film, but you must complete a separate entry form and pay entry fee for each film.

Thank you

Overall Rating
  • Aaron Rothermund

    Thank You!! We had a fantastic experience.

    October 2020
  • Thank you so much for the Official Selection of our lockdown micro films. We are so happy to have been part of your film festival. Much appreciated.

    September 2020
  • Suresh Chandna

    It was honor to part of SDFF. Thank you.

    August 2020
  • What a great honor to have won the July award 2020 for best feature film. I feel it as a wonderful recognition and would like to thank you for watching it and supporting me, the actors and crew in this way. Good luck for all your future projects.

    August 2020
  • Our film "Death Offers Life - last moments of Vincent Van Gogh" got the award for best short film and our director Saheer Abbas was finalist for best director which is a great encouragement for us. We thank the entire festival team with our hearts.

    August 2020