2018 FILM SUBMISSIONS

Submissions are now Closed for the 2018 Festival Season. Check back in December, 2018. We will see you at the 15th Annual BendFilm Festival, October 11-14th!

MovieMaker Magazine Honors BendFilm (click to read)

2018 Deadlines:

Regular Deadline – April 26, 2018

Late Deadline – May 24, 2018

Extended Deadline – June 13, 2018 – FilmFreeway ONLY!

BFNW18: $5 discount for films produced in the Northwest. To qualify, submitted work must have been filmed in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, or Montana. Qualification details must be included in your cover letter.
BFFD18: $10 discount for female directors. To qualify, submitted work must have been directed by a woman.  This discount is in recognition of the challenges that women face having their voices heard in a predominantly male-dominated film industry.
BFSTU18: $10 discount for student films. To qualify, submitted work must have been produced or directed by individuals who were enrolled in school (college or graduate level) and carried a valid student ID at the time of the film’s production. Qualification details must be included in your cover letter; a copy of the producer or director’s student ID may be required.
BFALUM18: 75% discount for returning BendFilm Alumni. To qualify, the submitted work must include an above-the-line crew member (producer, director, writer, lead actor) who has screened their film at the BendFilm Festival in a previous year (2004-2017). Qualification details must be included in your cover letter.