Film Opportunities: July & August 2018


Submittable is excited to highlight outstanding organizations using our software for film, video, animation, screenwriting, and script opportunities. Be on the lookout for new listings and if we missed your deadline, please be do let us know. Happy submitting to all!


7/2: Jacob Burns Film Center | Fellowships for women filmmakers, social justice, and more

7/5: Gotta Minute Film Festival | One-minute films for Alberta festival

7/8: SPACE Gallery | Bring Your Own Beamer (B.Y.O.B.) Community Pop-Up Exhibition in Portland, ME

7/10: Queens Museum | Studio Program Call and Emerging Artist Fellowship

7/10: Dance Films Association | NYC high school student dance film submissions for the Dance on Camera Festival

7/12: Open Signal | HD Studio Project Proposal for We ARE the Media in Portland, OR.

7/13: Frame Dance Productions | Films for Frame x Frame Dance Film Fest

7/15: Uncomfortable Revolution™ | Paid six-month video fellowship in Ireland focused on health journalism

7/15: Woodstock Artists Association & Museum | Call to artists (including video) living within a 50-mile radius of Woodstock, NY for ‘Radius 50’

7/15: The Independent Television Festival | Pilots, scripts and pitches for annual October event in Vermont

7/15: The Growlery | Visual and performance artist residencies in San Francisco

7/15: I Come From the World | Short films (videos), animations, and other digital art/media for new e-pub

7/15: HiveWire 3D | Open Rendering Season Contest

7/16: Artists 360 | Grants for Arkansas visual artists, including screenwriting, video, media arts, and mixed media

7/16: Woman Made Gallery | Call for ‘Language of the Voiceless’ Exhibit

7/18: UNC-TV | Films for REEL SOUTH Season 4

7/29: Waxing & Waning | Screenplays and short films

7/31: SFSU Cinema Department | Adjust Lecturers in Cinema

7/31: River Styx | MultiMedia and alternative media for literary journal

7/31: WorldStrides | Travel video contest

8/01: Mom Egg Review | Videos about mothering or motherhood

8/01: The Normal School | Video essays

8/04: National Parks Arts Foundation | Artist residencies in National Parks

8/13: Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission | River Crossing Temporary Public Art Project

8/20: The Bombay Gin | Video submissions

8/31: VR Days | Call for Speakers and Church of VR Content

8/31: STABLE | Studio space for DC artists

8/31: The Bookends Review | Multimedia submissions

8/31: Black Public Media | 360 Incubator + for 10 film projects


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