Your film or screenplay is an official entry into the 2019 DC Shorts International Film Festival and Screenplay Competition! We are very excited to include your work and look forward to celebrating you and your film this fall.
The DC Shorts International Film Festival is from Thursday, September 19th through Saturday, September 28th, with the majority of activities from mid-afternoon Thursday, Sept 19th through Sunday, Sept 22nd, so please plan your travel accordingly.
Schedule of Events
Contracts and Forms
DCP Projection Files
Film Introductions & Bumpers
Remember these Deadlines
The DC Shorts Screenplay Competition is Friday, September 27. As indicated in our rules, finalists are required to attend the Screenplay Competition from 7:00pm Thursday, September 26th through Friday, September 27th, at 9:00pm. During this time we will have a orientation and dinner to meet you and the other screenwriters, a morning of open auditions to cast your reading, rehearsal time, and of course, the live reading! Please make your travel plans now!