10th Annual Langston Hughes African American Film Festival (LHAAFF)
Deadline: February 8th
“Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center (LHPAC) in Seattle, Washington, USA presents its 10th annual Langston Hughes African American Film Festival-LHAAFF, Call for Work inviting independent film entries for our April 13 – 21, 2013 film festival. Filmmakers do not have to be Black, but films should include significant, relevant content involving Black people: we are seeking diverse, multifaceted stories and positive images.”
Accepts narrative, documentary, children’s, youth-made movies, shorts, LGBT, experimental, animation.
New York Indian Film Festival
Late Deadline: February 8th
“The 13th Annual New York Indian Film Festival is North America’s oldest and most prestigious destination for feature films, documentaries, and shorts from and about the Indian subcontinent.”
Accepts shorts, documentaries and narrative features.
2013 Los Angeles Film Festival
“The LA Film Festival screens over 200 features, music videos, and shorts representing over 40 countries and provides the movie-loving public with access to the most critically acclaimed filmmakers, film industry professionals, and emerging talent from around the world.”
Next Deadline: February 8TH (Shorts) & February 15th (Features)
Accepts features, shorts, music videos and high school films completed after January 1, 2012
Music Videos: $20
High School Shorts: FREE
36th Annual Asian American International Film Festival
Next Deadline: February 15th
“THE ASIAN AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (AAIFF) premiered in the summer of 1978 in New York City with a program of 46 short films and videos from across the U.S. answering a growing need for social understanding, cultural diversity in American life, and independent cinema. From now until February 15, 2013, you can submit your work and have a chance to be a part of The 36th Annual Asian American International Film Festival from July 24 through August 3, 2013. Eligible films include shorts and feature-length video of any genre by an artist (director, producer, and/or actor) of Asian descent.”
Accepts Narrative Feature, Documentary Feature, Short Film, Music Video, Work-In-Progress, Youth Film (made by filmmakers under the age of 21).