Film Submissions

Palm Springs International Shortfest
June 21st - 27th, 2016


THE CHOICE IS YOURS – submit your film via Film Freeway OR Withoutabox by clicking the appropriate link below.

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Click here to submit via Film Freeway

Earlybird Deadline:
January 19th, 2016

Regular Deadline:
March 9th, 2016

Late Deadline:
April 1st, 2016

Notification Date:
May 27th, 2016

Note: Films are invited to screen on a "rolling" basis. Therefore, there is no set date when you may hear from us.

For questions regarding film submissions, please contact
the festival office:
Office: 1 (760) 322-2930


2016 Media Accreditation

Please complete a Media Accreditation Application if you wish to be considered for a Media Pass:

Coming APRIL 1:
2016 SHORTFEST Media Accreditation Application 

2016 Industry Accreditation

Please complete an Industry Accreditation Application if you wish to be considered for an Industry Pass:

Coming APRIL 1:
2016 SHORTFEST Industry Accreditation Application

Please note:A very limited number of industry passes are made available for those attending for business purposes. 
For Press and Media requests, contact:
Steven Wilson
B|W|R Public Relations
Phone 212-901-3954
Fax 212-901-3995
  For Industry Pass requests please contact:
Lauren Tutzauer
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