Submissions

International submissions to the 2020 Sydney Film Festival are now closed.
Australian submissions to the 2020 Sydney Film Festivals are open until 28 February.

Don’t miss your chance to be part of the 67th Sydney Film Festival. Australian feature (fiction) films, documentaries and short films can now be submitted for the next edition of the festival which will take place 3-14 June 2020. Submissions are also open to Screenability, for filmmakers with disability.

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.

Closing date for entries: 28 February 2020 (Australian productions, documentary and short film awards).

Submissions for international productions closed 31 January 2020, if you have a late submission for an international production over 40 minutes in length, that you would like the festival to consider please send details to: justin.martyniuk@sff.org.au.  Late entries from international productions under 40 minutes in length are not accepted.

Check our Submissions FAQs for more details.

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