Film Submissions

Sydney Film Festival is calling for entries!

Don’t miss your chance to be part of the 65th Sydney Film Festival: the best film fest down-under! Feature films, documentaries, and short films can now be submitted to next edition of the Festival, which will take place from 6 to 17 June 2018. 

Head to FilmFestivalLife for full eligibility criteria and submission details, and browse the Frequently Asked Questions.

Closing date for entries: 31 January (international productions); 28 February (Australian productions & short film awards); 23 March (Australian documentary competition).


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.