Submission Call

Submissions for the 2019 Festival are opening soon! Submissions will open September 2019.

Submit here:

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Web Series
Trailers/Digital Shorts
Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality

Here is how it works:

1. Create a free Filmmaker/Screenwriter/Artist account.
2. Create a project for your web series, short film, app, screenplay, podcast, etc.
3. Include an active link to your show/game/blog, etc.
4. Submit your masterpiece!

Best of category award winners are Eligible for:

Mentorship, co-working space use, equipment, software, etc.
Potential opportunities for distribution deals
Feature on sites and social media
Customized hand engraved award

Analyzing Diversity in Media Questionnaire

If you are a content creator, please help us by answering this short questionnaire. The questionnaire is 100% anonymous and will NOT be used as criteria for judging in DC Web Fest submissions. This questionnaire will be used in a data analysis project analyzing diversity in media.

Rules & Terms

Due to volume, your total submission should be NO LONGER than 30 minutes or 10 minutes per episode. If your submission is longer than 30 minutes, we cannot guarantee a proper jury.
Screenplays: Please submit a maximum of 20 pages. 

Note for Filmmakers: Due to limited time at the screening and award ceremony, Official Selections may be asked to provide a segment no longer than 10 minutes.

Note for Game/App Developers: To submit your project use the Film/Video form, but ignore all boxes that don't apply (i.e. basically all of section 4).

Note for Student Submitters: Use your student email to contact for special student discounts.

more information on FilmFreeway page.