Film Opportunities: May & June 2019


Every couple of months, Submittable likes to highlight organizations using our software for exceptional film, video, animation, screenwriting, and script opportunities. If you represent an organization that uses Submittable and wasn’t included in this list, please let us know.

If you’re a submitter, be sure to check out the organization’s guidelines before submitting. Click the banner at the top of the organization’s Submittable form to visit their website. Happy submitting!

5/1: Fort Worth Community Arts Center | Solo Show [Down] 2019 and TAC Juried Exhibit

5/1: Jerome Foundation | Film, Video and Digital Production Grants (for MN and NYC)

5/1: Ox-Bow | Fall Artist Residency

5/2: CYN Arts | Short Film Competition

5/5: AT&T Film Awards | Futuristic Films, New Forms Of Storytelling, Shot On Mobile, Social Good

5/5: Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery | ‘Landscapes’ Online Art Exhibition

5/7: Las Laguna Gallery | Art calls for ‘The Second Half’ and ‘Unique Abstractions’

5/10: VisArts | NextGen 6.0 for DMV Aspiring Artists (Aged 17–27)

5/13: Berkeley Film Foundation | Grants for Filmmakers and Students in Production, Post-Production, or Distribution

5/15: Cambridge Writers’ Workshop | Media Arts Internship

5/15: Interim | Cross-disciplinary Special Issue

5/15: The Second City Training Center | Harold Ramis Film School

5/15: Signature | Moving Image (Animation, Film, Video Art, GIFs)

5/17: Southern New Hampshire University | SNHU Art Exhibition Contest – 3-D Modeling & Animation

5/20: The CineStory Foundation | TV Retreat & Fellowship Teleplay Competition – Early Deadline

5/20: Tyneside Cinema | Documentary Academy 2019

5/24: Edinburgh Short Film Festival | Call for Entries

5/28: Woman Made Gallery | 22nd International Open

5/31: Aesthetica Magazine | Aesthetica Short Film Festival (UK)

5/31: Baltimore Review | Video

5/31: California College of the Arts | Animation Assistant Professor, Ranked Non-Tenure, Part-Time

5/31: Leaping Clear | Video

5/31: Nashville Film Festival | Screenwriting and Teleplay Competitions

5/31: New England Review | NER Digital

5/31: Sunspot Literary Journal | Supernova (Long-Form) Fiction & Nonfiction Including Scripts & Screenplays

6/1: Cuttyhunk Island Artists’ Residency | Fall Artists’ Residency Application

6/1: Durango Arts Center | Call for Artists/Curators

6/1: Mesa Refuge | Fall Residency

6/1: The Better Angels Society | The Library of Congress Lavine/Ken Burns Prize for Film

6/3: Huntington Arts Council | Juried Exhibition – ‘Horror Vacui’

6/3: Latino Public Broadcasting | Public Media Content Fund and Current Issues Fund

6/7: Calling The Shots | New Creatives (UK-based, Aged 16-30)

6/9: Xpace Cultural Centre | Open Call for Exhibition Submissions

6/10: Touchstone Gallery | National Juried Show ‘America Is …’

6/13: Bromfield Gallery | WET! (New England Artists)

6/13: | 2019 Video Art & Experimental Film Festival

6/14: GLAS Animation | Grant Program

6/17: FotoFocus | Open Call Exhibition (Tri-state Artists)

6/20: Screen South | New Creatives (UK)

6/23: IDK Magazine | Hybrid Works

6/30: Colorado Office of Film, TV & Media | Screenplay Submissions (CO Residents)

6/30: Kearny Street Workshop | APAture 2019: Film (Asian and/or Pacific Islander Descent, Bay Area)

6/30: Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival | 2019 Festival Submissions

6/30: Waxing & Waning  | Screenplays and Short Films


HBO Community Impact PA Program: Upcoming NYC Opportunities

Short of the Week: Online Short Film Festival

NoBudge: Features, Shorts, and More

Field Projects: Curatorial Proposal

San Miguel Writer’s Conference: Screenplay Writing Workshop Instructors

COG: Literary & Arts-Drenched Original Videos

Reality Beach: Videos

Stone Soup: Multimedia

ODYSSEYS Costa Rica: Artist-in-Residence Application

The Wax Paper: Plays/Screenplays

TMD Enterprises: Washington, DC Videographers and Production Assistants

The Florida Review: Digital Stories

The Woven Tale Press: Video/Sound

The Baltic Writing Residency: Screenwriters Residency

cahoodaloodaling: Visual and Audio Art

Cycatrix Press: Multimedia


TriQuarterly: Video Essay and Cinepoetry

Moko: Visual Media


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