THE ARTISTS FORUM FESTIVAL OF THE MOVING IMAGE: 2021 (#theartistsforumfilmfest) is now accepting submissions. This 6th annual international film festival is a juried competition, open to innovative filmmakers with unique perspectives seeking to gain exposure in the formidable New York City and international arts and media markets.
This year, we are accepting both feature and short length film submissions. Our 2021 Competition Theme: (THE) POLITICS OF EMOTION. See our submission page for theme details, submission categories, and our list of Rules & Terms for eligibilty.
Earlybird Deadline: JANUARY 15, 2021
Regular Deadline: MARCH 15, 2021
Late Deadline: APRIL 30, 2021
Extended Late Deadline: JUNE 1, 2021
Notification Date: AUGUST 15, 2021
Films submitted before March 16, 2021 are eligible for one free passcode to our 2020 Film Festival available on Vimeo On Demand
THE ARTISTS FORUM INC., now in its 22nd year, is a New York City based non-profit arts service organization specializing in events, juried competitions, and media for artists. Its FESTIVAL OF THE MOVING IMAGE is the organization’s flagship program, and provides an unparalleled platform for emerging and mid-career filmmakers to share their stories with the world’s creative, media, and film communities.