Colors of Love is an LGBTIQ community enterprise set up by filmmakers to curate queer short films and show them to new audiences in a fun and informative way.

We are interested in any Short films, Documentary film, Animation film, Music Video, Web Series made at any time on any LGBTIQ theme. You must own the rights to your film including the music and any images and likenesses.

By submitting your film you agree to our being able to show it in unlimited screenings and online in a private subscription site. This is a non-exclusive arrangement and you are free to continue to share your film in any way you choose.

Category Awards
Best LGBT - Gay Films,
Best LGBT - Lesbian Films
Best LGBT - Bisexual Films
Best LGBT - Transgender Films
Best LGBT - Sexual Diversity Films
Best LGBT - Documentary Films
Best LGBT - Animation Films
Best LGBT - HIV based Film
Best LGBT - Music Video
Best LGBT - Pride Celebration Films
Best LGBT Director
Best LGBT Female Filmmaker
Best LGBT First Time Director
Best LGBT Cinematography Film
Special Jury Mention Award
Special Audience Choice Award

Rules of Submission

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Your film has to have a queer character and/or queer storyline. In this context queer means Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Queer.

You may send more than one film but a separate application must be made for each film. 

The maximum length of 20 minutes.

No Production year and place barrier.

Your film has to be in English or have English subtitles.

The submitter owns all the copyrights including music rights. 

By submitting you agree not to withdraw your film from colors of love after it has been selected.

Successful films will be screened at live events or online subscription sites or both.

We will happily accept films that have been screened elsewhere and online.

Submitting the film submitter will be agreed with all the rules and regulations of the Colors of love Queer film festival.

Overall Rating
  • Fantastic festival! It is so important for Queer artists and film-makers to have such a platform!!!

    January 2023
  • Richard E Haywood

    Glad to be apart of this amazing festival.

    December 2022
  • Fernando García

    A serious and well organized festival. Communication is quick and easy and its presence in networks is notable.

    December 2022
  • Great Communication.
    Thank you for the Laurel and prompt responses!

    July 2022
  • Thank you very much for having us!
    And we are so happy to receive the award!
    We wish to the festival many years ahead

    July 2022