Attention: Due to COVID -19 NY State Protocols of No Movie Theaters Open or any other Non-Social Distancing gatherings, the 2021 UASIAFF will have an Online Screening Schedule. Please Read All Rules below and on the link to our site in the Rules and Terms section of this page before Submitting to the 2021 Call 4 Entries!

The Urban Action Showcase and Expo present the Urban Action Showcase International Action Film Festival featuring the WarnerMedia Action Short Film Competition. The UASIAFF is the only All Action Film Showcase, Film Festival, Action Script Competition, and Action Expo celebrating and honoring the Multicultural achievements in the blockbuster Action genre!

The purpose of the UASIAFF is to Recognize, Promote, Facilitate, and Encourage the participation of Actors, Filmmakers and Content Creators in the Action Film Genre. Understanding the importance of Diversity, the UASIAFF endeavors to recognize Diversity among Content Creators by honoring excellence in various aspects of Action film making, Acting, and Artistry.

We promote these Artists through various media outlets, facilitate distribution opportunities, and encourage new interest through the building of strong networking communities, panels, workshops, and key sponsorship participation.
The UASIAFF inevitably inspires interest in the art of Action Film making, Acting, and Artistry through information, education, facilitation, and exposure.
The UASIAFF offers both mainstream and No Budget contests which allows all content budgets the opportunity to be celebrated and honored!

The Urban Action Showcase International Action Film Festival offers Awards and Prizes valued at over $100,000, including Distribution with platforms such as Amazon Prime, Amazon Instant Video, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Apple TV, 100 Smart TV's, IOS, Web as well as, *Netflix, Android TV, VOD and more!

Contest Eligibility Rules: https://www.urbanactionshowcase.com/call4entries2021.html

Content must have been directed, written, and or star persons of color (Asian, Black, Latino, Women, Others).
Filmmaker/Content Creator must be 18 years of age or older or have parental consent to enter.
Content must meet the specific contest requirements for the Contest or Category that it is submitted to.
​All content Call 4 Entry submissions must be Full HD 1920 x 1080 or Higher.
Content must be in English or have English Subtitles.
The Urban Action Showcase International Action Film Competitions are open internationally world wide!
Film must have been completed no earlier than January 2016.
There are No premier restrictions for the 2021 Competitions accept for the WarnerMedia Short Film Competition.
The Blood Sweat n Bones Feature Film Contest budget must be under $5000.00.
The Blood Sweat n Bones Short Film Contest budget must be under $2000.00.
All Late Submissions must be received by August 15th, 2021.
All Official Selections Notification Date: August 20th, 2021.​​

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  • truly thankful and grateful for UASIAFF for not only selecting my film, 'Deadlock" but also granting it with 6 awards. Absolutely enjoyed the winners forum session and the subsequent opportunities given by UASE. Thank you so much again

    January 2022
  • Meto Ege

    It was an honor for me, thank you for accepting my film and i'm glad. it was a good experience.

    November 2021
  • Debbie Garrett

    💯💫SIMI THE SERIES ARE EXCITED ABOUT OUR WIN 🏆AND WOULD LIKE TO THANK UASIAFF FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION. WHAT A WONDERFUL AND EXTRAORDINARY FILM FEST. THIS FESTIVAL CREATED A GREAT PLATEFORM FOR NETWORKING, WONDERFUL VITURAL CONCEPTS, ZOOM CONTENT OF DIVERSITY EXCELLENCE, WORKSHOPS THAT HAD A WEALTH Of KNOWLEDGE⭐INFORMATION. 💯👏🏿👏🏼👏 EXCELLENCE FILM FESTIVAL

    November 2021
  • Dillon Jenkins

    A wonderful and professionally run festival. We are very grateful to have gotten to be a part of it.

    November 2021
  • Honored for our Film "EJs Warriors The Documentary" to be included as an Official Selection in this Festival.

    November 2021