ENTRY RULES & GUIDELINES

FOR FILM SUBMISSIONS: Our call for entries will begin on May 5th, 2018 at https://filmfreeway.com/.  

1. We are accepting films from Film Freeway at www.filmfreeway.com/festival/SunnysideShortsFilmFestival2018. Preview submissions may be on disk (NTSC preferred). For Online Screeners, please ensure that your film plays fully with ability to download. Festival exhibition is by video projection only. All submission media should be clearly marked with title, Film Freeway tracking #, total running time, genre and email address.

DO NOT mail or ship your entry by any method that requires a signature on our end.
Deadline is August 1st.
All entrants will be notified of selection by September 5th.

Please ensure if you are submitting a film that contains copyrighted material by anyone other than yourself, that you have obtained festival clearance for that material used. By entering your work, you agree to this and the responsibilities involved.

Films screened in the festival should be presented in English. For all dialogues presented in other languages, the festival will accept subtitling and/or dubbing. 

All films selected for the festival are automatically entered into competition for a variety of honors awarded by the audience. 

Film Length up to 20 minutes ONLY.

All student entries must be accompanied by a photocopy of a current student I.D.. Please email these to sunnysideshortsfest@gmail.com.

Entering this competition represents your accepting all the terms and conditions specified above.

All questions should be sent to sunnysideshortsfest@gmail.com