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 all MUSIC in any genre that is a film score, composition, song, or theme song
created by female composers, female led bands, and female solo artists. Women Powered Music sponsored by Bella Composers!
FILMS - 40 minutes or longer
SHORTS - up to 40 minutes
SCRIPTS, Features (70-120 pgs) & Pilots (45-60 pgs)
MUSIC in all genres, up to 10 minutes. Music FAQ's.
Key Dates & Fees
EARLY Deadline - 06/30/19; Features - $70.00, Shorts and Screenplays - $45.00; Music - $15.00 - 25.00
REGULAR Deadline - 08/15/19; Features - $75.00; Shorts and Screenplays - $50.00; Music - $20.00 - 30.00
LATE Deadline - 10/31/20; Features $85.00; Shorts and Screenplays - $60.00; Music - $25.00 - 35.00
EXTENDED Deadline - 11/30/20; Features - $95.00; Shorts and Screenplays - $70.00; Music - $30.00 - 40.00
Notification of Acceptance - Approx Jan 15, 2021
Exhibition Materials Deadline - Mar 15, 2021
Deadlines for student submissions will observe the calendar above. Fees are deeply discounted for students 😀
Where to Submit
Submissions are available directly through Artemis and open on FilmFreeway.
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). Submit all music via online listening link. Scores and compositions require upload of sheet music.
Have a discount code? Use it when you submit direct!
ALL STUDENT SUBMISSIONS, MUSIC, DISCOUNTS AND PARTNERSHIP DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE HERE.
Artemis' Women Powered Music, sponsored by:
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.
MUSIC SUBMISSIONS AVAILABLE ON FILM FREEWAY
Prizes & Awards
Artemis presents awards for Best Film, Best Director, Best Documentary, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Fight Scene, Best Action Sequence, Best Screenplay, Best Film Score, Best Song, etc.
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 11 comes with powerful new features such as Alternate Dialogue, Collaboration, the Beat Board and Story Map. Visit Final Draft to learn more!
InkTip: Where everyone goes for scripts and writers. Winners will receive an InkTip Script Listing to promote themselves and their scripts to InkTip’s entire network of producers, managers, and agents. Producers have made more than 393 films from scripts and writers 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.