Submissions now open for Festival 2018.

Dates & Deadlines

Opening date: July 21, 2017
Earlybird deadline: August 18, 2017
Regular deadline: September 15, 2017
Late deadline: October 20, 2017
Notification date: January 19, 2018
Festival 2018: March 22 - 25, 2018

Water Docs Film Festival: March 22 - 25, 2018

Water Docs Film Festival: March 22 - 25, 2018

Criteria

Style/format:

  • Feature = 60-120 min
  • Short feature = 15-40 minutes (but 40-60 min films will also be considered)
  • Short = 15 min or less
  • Documentary
  • Feature
  • Short
  • Narrative
  • Animation
  • Experimental
  • Music Video
  • Campaign PSA
  • Foreign Language (with English subtitles)
  • Environmental, Sci-Fi, Parody, Fantasy

Contemporary:

  • Films up to 3 years old and not widely screened, at least in Toronto.
  • Please send an enquiry if the film is older than 3 years.

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