Submissions are now open.

And remember to SAVE-THE-DATE
for the next Water Docs Film Festival running March 24-29, 2020!


Dates & Deadlines

Opening date: July 02, 2019
Earlybird deadline: August 02, 2019
Regular deadline: September 13, 2019
Late deadline: October 25, 2019
Notification date: December 20, 2019
Festival 2020: March 24 - 29, 2020

Water Docs Film Festival : March 24-29, 2020

Water Docs Film Festival: March 24-29, 2020

Criteria

Style/format:

  • Feature = 60-120 min

  • Mid-Length = 20-59 min

  • Short = 19 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 (completed in 2017, 2018, 2019) and not widely screened in Toronto or online.

  • Please send an inquiry if the film is older than 3 years.

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