Artemis Women in Action Film Festival wants YOUR films, shorts, screenplays, and music!
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.
Submit film scores and music in any genre
that is created by women, female led bands and recording artists.
Films - 40 minutes or longer; Shorts - up to 40 minutes; Screenplays, 80 - 120 pages; Film Scores and Music in all genres
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; Music - $25.00
Late Deadline - 12/15/18; Features - $80.00, Shorts and Screenplays - $55.00; Music - $30.00
Extended Deadline - 01/15/19; Features - $90.00, Shorts and Screenplays - $65.00; Music - $40.00
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 😀
Where to Submit
Submissions are available directly through Artemis, open on FilmFreeway
and Withoutabox. All music submissions, discounts and student submissions
are only processed directly through our website.
Submit films, screenplays, and music directly to Artemis Women in Action Film Festival right here. We accept DVD's, media files on flash or DVD, and online screeners for preselection. For online screening, please provide the URL with secure streaming. We accept digital script submissions (.pdf or .doc) by email. Have a discount code? Use it when you submit direct!
ALL AWD MEMBBER DISCOUNTS ARE AT THIS LINK.
ALL MUSIC SUBMISSIONS ARE AT THIS LINK.
ALL STUDENT SUBMISSIONS ARE AT THIS LINK. To submit as a student, you will be required to provide a copy of your current, valid student ID.
Canadian born Film Freeway is a digital festival submission platform. It's a low cost (fees are added to festival submission fee), secure online digital submission forum, lists over 4000 festivals, and leverages digital tech to the fullest by hosting full HD online screeners as well as digital screenplay submissions.
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.