Taking Film Submissions for MFoA 2019 
Short Film Festival
Now

We Invite You to Submit  Your Short Film.
See below for Entry Information and Forms

We invite both aspiring and seasoned filmmakers to submit films for its 2019 Short Film Festival.

The Marblehead Festival of Arts is considered by many to be the finest July 4th celebration of the arts on Boston’s North Shore.

The Film Festival is an outdoor event that will hold its screenings at Crocker Park and Abbot Public Library during the 54th celebration of the Marblehead Festival of Arts. The premiere screening will be on Wednesday, July 3rd at 9:00 pm at the stunningly beautiful Crocker Park. There will be a second showing at the Abbot Public Library, Saturday, July 6th at 10:30am at 235 Pleasant St., Marblehead.

Films selected will be eligible for cash and other prizes. The selected films may also be screened at the Festival’s Winter Short Film Festival in February 2020.

Submitting Works to the 2019 Short Film Festival

  • Film genres considered: Comedy, Drama, Documentary, Animation, Music Video

  • Films must not exceed a 15 minute running time

  • Films should be produced within the past two years

  • Entries should be submitted on an online screener

  • Adult Division submissions include ages 19 and up

  • Student division includes youth and students to grade 12 and up to 18 years old

  • Adult submissions must be accompanied by an entry fee of $20 per film. There is no entry fee for students or youth.

  • Submission deadline:  Friday, April 26, 2019

  • Adults – Submission format options –  Withoutabox Online Form only

  • Youth/Student – Submission format options –   MFoA Online Form only             

For more information, or to contact us directly please use our Contact Form and choose Film Festival from the drop down menu.

Adult Division

Open to all Adults
Entry Fee: $20.00 per film

Awards

Best of Show: $125.00
Outstanding Work: $50.00
Honorable Mention: Ribbon
People’s Choice: Ribbon

Youth/Student Division

Open to students through Grade 12 (ages 18 and under)
No entry fee for students

Awards:
Best of Show (Student division): Ribbon

How to Submit your Film[s]

Adults - You have to submit your film[s] through “Withoutabox Online” 

Withoutabox Online Submission Form

Withoutabox is world wide service for film festivals both large and small.  It provides film creators with a central depository of creative film. Festival Judges will be able to review the films that have been submitted.

WE ONLY ACCEPT ADULT SUBMISSIONS THROUGH WITHOUTABOX (NO STUDENTS, PLEASE).  THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.


Youth/Student Division - You Have to Submit your Films on “MFoA On Line Submission Form”

MFoA On Line Submission Form

WE ONLY ACCEPT YOUTH/STUDENT SUBMISSIONS THROUGH MFoA’s ON LINE SUBMISSION FORM. PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION