WOMEN MUST BE INVOLVED IN THE FILM IN ONE OF THE ROLES LISTED IN RULES!! If there is not a listing or one emailed to us,

if there is not a brief SUMMARY or SYNOPSIS about your film on your submission, your film will NOT be accepted.

Women's Only Entertainment (WOEFF) is a MONTHLY online festival for shorts of various lengths. Online meaning that we have judges who vote on all submissions accepted into the festival. A new festival each month beginning on the first and ending on the 30th of the month. Winners announced the following month on the 5th.

PLEASE, if you submit to a specific category, please make sure the woman's name in that role is listed on your credits sheet of your FilmFreeway page. It slows us down on judging (and could affect the status of your film) if we have to hunt for it. Thank you.

Winners are announced on that date on our Facebook page and by email.

Make sure to LIKE us and follow us on Facebook for updates and winners posted.

Winners will be able to join the year end celebration for women filmmakers where the films accepted will be showcased, awards will be given out then, and an opportunity to network and share knowledge will also be available.

Winners can post our laurels for official selection and official winner on anything they would like to use to promote their film. They will receive certificates once they are ready after the end of each festival.

MAKE SURE YOU GIVE YOUR FEMALE CAST AND CREW AN OPPORTUNITY TO WIN -- Either make sure you list them on your submission or by email so we know (if you email put the word FEMALE CREW in your subject line) WE SUPPORT WOMEN IN FILM! So help us do so by listing them.

Rules & Terms (plain and simple)

1. WOMEN HAVE TO BE INVOLVED IN KEY ROLES IN FRONT OF AND OR BEHIND THE CAMERA!!! This includes: Producer, Lead, Director, DP, Cinematographer, Writer, or Editing
2. No refunds at any time for any reason. This is non-negotiable. Do NOT send what we do not ask for. (No musicals, No music videos, No experimental, No educational)
3. This festival is for films short in length. Submissions in languages other than English must be subtitled in English.
4. Multiple entries are allowed. You can submit more than one film to the same category. But keep in mind the entry fee must be paid for each one.
5. You must own all of the rights to anything you submit to the festival.
6. Films with brief nudity will be considered (NO porn type films accepted, period)

Overall Rating
  • Davina Hader

    A wonderful festival, so grateful to have been accepted!

    April 2018
  • neelam singh

    Thank you so much for appriciating good cinema.

    April 2018
  • Beka Jean

    Happy to have been a Selection for something slated for Women Filmmakers.

    April 2018
  • Miriam Pollock

    Speechless at receiving an award! very professional and nurturing!

    March 2018
  • Jenny Stark

    I appreciate the support from this festival. It helped with my confidence to submit to more fests.

    February 2018