Sydney Film Festival is open for submissions.

Don’t miss your chance to be part of the 66th Sydney Film Festival. Feature films, documentaries, and short films can now be submitted for consideration for the next edition of the Festival, which will take place from 5 to 16 June 2019.
Full eligibility criteria and submission details, including premiere and production requirements for each section of the festival program are available at FilmFestivalLife.

Submission deadlines:

  • International productions (any length): Closed
  • Australian productions (any length): 28 February 2019
  • Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films: 28 February 2019
  • Documentary Australia Foundation Award for Best Documentary: 28 February 2019
  • Screenability: 28 February 2019

For all FAQs on Submitting a Film, see here

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