Submit Your Film

The Tallahassee Film Festival is accepting submissions for our 2019 film festival! Feature films, short films, animated films, documentary films, or television work – it’s all eligible as long as it was completed between January 2019 and January 10, 2020!

Submit Online!

Because we care about the filmmaker experience, we offer a variety of options to submit your film to the Tallahassee Film Festival online.

Via FilmFreeway

Tallahassee Film Festival proudly accepts entries via, the world’s best online submission platform. FilmFreeway offers free HD online screeners, unlimited video storage, digital press kits, and more. Click to submit with FilmFreeway.


FESTHOME is an online film submission service that breaks with the classical concept of sending physical media, while offering the highest screening quality out of all online submission platforms.

Via FilmFestivalLife

We encourage committed filmmakers to submit via FilmFestivalLife. With monthly subscriptions and pro accounts FilmFestivalLife is the smartest way to save money with a strategic approach. Join the platform where award-winning filmmakers and quality festivals meet.
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More Details

Call for 2020 entries opens June 1, 2019. Selected filmmakers will be notified on or before February 1, 2020. Read the Terms and Rules.

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Narrative Feature > 45 mins $30 $35 $40
Narrative Short < 44 mins $20 $25 $30
Documentary Feature > 45 mins $30 $35 $40
Documentary Short < 44 mins $20 $25 $30
Animated Feature > 45 mins $30 $35 $40
Animated Short < 44 mins $20 $25 $30
Television N/A $30 $35 $40