Film Opportunities: May & June


Submittable is excited to highlight outstanding organizations using our software for film, video, 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!
5/7: Pittsburgh Arts Council Office of Public Art | Sift 2, curated show open to Pittsburgh artists in all media
5/7: RedLine | Proposals for socially-engaged presentations, workshops, activities, and performances for ‘48 Hours,’ a Denver-based event
5/7: The Deutsch Foundation | 2018 Baltimore Artist Retreat
5/8: Jerome Foundation | Media Artist Fellowships, including Film, Video and Digital Production and New Media for artists in MN and NYC
5/11: Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling | 2018-2019 Artist-in-Residence Program in NYC
5/11: The Seventh Wave | Artist Residency in Rhinebeck, NY, and open submissions call
5/13: Atlantic Center for the Arts | FLA-based residency #171 with Isaac Julien
5/14: NYFA | Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program
5/15: Making Movies That Matter | 3rd Annual Los Angeles Short Film Festival & Artist-in-Residence Program
5/15: Ragdale | Artist Residencies
5/15: Drop Forge & Tool | Creative Residencies
5/19: Knight Foundation | Knight Arts Challenge Detroit
5/21: Chaleur Magazine | Films under 5 minutes
5/23: The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts | Community Art Grants for New Media Artforms
5/24: ArtCenter South Florida | The Ellies Creator Awards
5/25: | Standard deadline for the 2018 Video Art & Experimental Film Festival
5/31: PROTO Gallery | Open Call for Spring 2018 in NJ
5/31: NBC Universal | Writers on the Verge Television Writing Program
5/31: Big Medium | Tito’s Prize for Austin artists
5/31: Columbia Journal | Short Film
5/31: TriQuarterly | Video Essay and Cinepoetry
5/31: Baltimore Review | Video
5/31: African Voices | Reel Sisters (Academy Qualifying Fest For Shorts) Seeks Films By Women of Color
6/1: AIRIE | Artist Residencies in Everglades National Park
6/1: Cuttyhunk Island Residency | MA Residencies for visual artists working in any medium
6/1: National Parks Arts Foundation | Residencies in Hawaii
6/1: Omaha Creative Institute | Unrestricted Artist Grant
6/2: Field Projects | Open Call and Unsolicited Curatorial Proposals in all genres
6/2: Woman Made Gallery | 21st International Open
6/8: VisArts | NextGen 5.0 for artists ages 17 – 27 in the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area
6/8: Getty Images | ARRAY Grants to support documentary filmmakers
6/12: Firelight Media | Documentary Lab, an 18-month fellowship program for filmmakers from racially and ethnically underrepresented communities
6/18: Assets for Artists | North Adams Project through MASS Moca
6/30: GLAS Animation Festival | Animation Grant Program
6/30: Glassworks | Short Film
6/30: Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Institute | Film Festival Submissions
6/30: The Independent Television Festival | Pilot and Script Submissions
6/30: WHRO | Videos featuring art and artists in southeastern Virginia
6/30: 33 Officina Creativa | International Artist Residency Program
Short of the Week: An online short film festival discovering and promoting emerging filmmakers
NoBudge: Year-round opportunities for features, shorts, rough cuts, and more
New Southerner: Video Essay
COG: Literary & Arts-drenched original videos
Film Pulse: Film Pulse Selects for short and feature-length films
Reality Beach: Video submissions
ODYSSEYS Costa Rica: Artist-in-Residence Application
Memoir Magazine: AudioVisual Submissions

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