Submit your film, short, or screenplay here.
Be sure to read all Rules & Regulations.
We accept DVDs, media files on DVD or flash, and online screeners for preselection viewing.
We accept screenplays by email in .doc or .pdf format or hardcopy.
Addresses for email and mail are listed on the last page of each form.
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Submit STUDENT PROJECTS using the appropriate button below.
Photo of current, valid student ID is required for acceptance into student competition.
Entrants failing to email photo of student ID will be disqualified.
Artemis wants YOUR films, shorts, and screenplays.
Artemis Women in Action Film Festival Qualifiers
Submit all narrative, animated, documentary films and scripts featuring women
either starring or co-starring as a physical action character or agent of social change.
We celebrate women in kick ass roles.
Films - 40 minutes or longer. Shorts - up to 40 minutes. Screenplays, 100 - 140 pages.
Key Dates & Fees
Early Deadline - 09/15/18; Features - $65.00, Shorts and Screenplays - $40.00
Regular Deadline - 10/31/18; Features - $70.00, Shorts and Screenplays - $45.00
Late Deadline - 12/15/18; Features - $80.00, Shorts and Screenplays - $55.00
Extended Deadline - 01/15/19; Features - $90.00, Shorts and Screenplays - $65.00
Notification of Acceptance - Approx Mar 1, 2019
Exhibition Materials Deadline - Apr 1, 2019
Deadlines for student submissions will observe the calendar above. Fees are deeply discounted for students 😀
Prizes & Awards
Artemis will present awards for Audience Choice, Best Film, Best Director, Best Documentary, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Fight Scene, Best Action Sequence, Best Screenplay, as well as others.
Top three winners and two finalists of the Screenplay Competition will receive:
• Final Draft screenwriting software: Final Draft is the industry standard in screenwriting software. Used by such industry giants as J.J. Abrams, James Cameron and Aaron Sorkin, Final Draft automatically paginates and formats your script to industry standards, allowing writers to focus on what they do best – writing scripts. Final Draft 10 comes with powerful new features such as Alternate Dialogue, Collaboration, the Beat Board and Story Map. Visit Final Draft to learn more!
• InkTip Script Listing: A listing of your script on InkTip so that producers and reps can find you. Producers have made more than 200 films from scripts and writers they found through InkTip.
Submission Type Examples
Narrative films: all genres featuring leading or co-leading women in action or empowerment. i.e.: Terminator 2: Sci-Fi/Action; Aliens: Horror/Action; The Heat: Comedy/Action; and Suffragettes: Drama
Animated films: all film featuring featuring leading or co-leading women in action or empowerment. i.e.: Frozen, Brave, Tangled, and The Croods.
Documentary films: real life stories of women in the armed forces, public service (police force, fire fighters, paramedics, etc.), pro and non-pro sports, political and social activism; basically stories that celebrates women in action or depicts heroic acts.
Screenplays: all genre of feature, TV show or pilot featuring leading or co-leading women in action or empowerment. i.e.: Terminator 2: Sci-Fi/Action; Aliens: Horror/Action; The Heat: Comedy/Action; and Suffragettes: Drama.