The Oregon Cinema Arts Film Festival is now accepting short film submissions of all genres, languages and cultures. All films, web series, music videos and commercials are eligible. Even if your film has played in other festivals it is still eligible. There are no geographic or distribution restrictions at the Oregon Cinema Arts Film Festival. Financial assistance for travel is not provided. There are no screening fees available to be paid to filmmakers.
How are films judged for this Film Festival?
We have adopted the Film Festival Judging Guides that are used at Film Festival Circuit Inc to rate and select films for our festival. Each guide is free to download or you can read them online.
What Art The Technical Requirements For My Film?
Minimum resolution 1080p.
Frame Rates Accepted are 23.976, 24, 25 or 30.
Stereo Audio Only. All surround sound 5.1 files will be re-rendered to Stereo.
If accepted, filmmakers must provide a download link for their short film through FilmFreeway, Google Drive, Dropbox, WeTransfer or similar service.
How Do I Submit My Film To the Oregon Cinema Arts Film Festival?
Currently, we are only accepting submissions via FilmFreeway. Direct submissions via email or social media are not accepted and will not be watched or rated.