November 2-10, 2017

We accept films in the following categories:
  • Short Documentary
  • Feature Documentary
  • Short Narrative
  • Feature Narrative
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Feature
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Short

[highlight color=#69b738 ]   Films must have an environmental, sustainability or social justice theme.   [/highlight]


Deadlines

  • Early Bird Deadline May 31st, 2017 Free Submission
  • Regular Deadline, June 30th, 2017 Submission Fees Apply
  • Late Deadline, July 29th, 2017 Fees Apply


What format is required?

As soon as you create a project on FilmFreeway you will be directed to your Project Page where you can easily upload your project file (up to 10GB) or link your video via Vimeo or YouTube.

FilmFreeway accepts all major video formats in full quality HD up to 10 GB. They transcode videos for playback compatibility and performance but recommend that you use settings close to their output settings, as follows:

  • Maximum video bitrate: 2200 Kbps, H.264, mp4
  • Audio: 128 Kbps, AAC, 2 channel stereo
  • Aspect ratio preserved; maximum video height of 720 pixels

How do I classify my film submission?

  • Short Documentary, less than 40 mins
  • Feature Documentary, 40+ mins
  • Short Narrative, less than 40 mins
  • Feature Narrative, 40+ mins
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Feature, 40+ mins
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Short, less than 40 mins

Submission Fees

Submission on or before the Early Bird Deadline of May 31st is free for all films.
  • Regular Deadline Fees are as follows:
  • Short Documentary – 10 USD
  • Feature Documentary – 15 USD
  • Short Narrative – 15 USD
  • Feature Narrative – 15 USD
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Feature – 15 USD
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Short – 15 USD
Late Deadline Fees are as follows:
  • Short Documentary – 15 USD
  • Feature Documentary – 20 USD
  • Short Narrative – 20 USD
  • Feature Narrative – 20 USD
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Feature – 20 USD
  • Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Short – 20 USD

Contact

Feel free to contact us with any queries at sustaintt@gmail.com