SUBMISSIONS OPEN for DCIFF 2024 (Feb 21-25, 2024)

SUBMISSIONS OPEN at Filmfreeway for DCIFF 2024 (February 21-25, 2024) in Washington, DC for fiction, documentary, animation, art and experimental film formats!

We would love to review your creative work!

Filmmaker-centered programming around each selected film that allows for discussion, learning and celebration with audiences. We forward careers, raise the profile of films, build networks and create engagement with audiences. DCIFF brings together passionate artists, filmmakers, critics, curators, and film enthusiasts for a celebration of independent filmmaking. All submission fees support festival programming and filmmaker travel. Acceptance into DCIFF 2024 assumes your attendance and involvement in the festival experience.

PLEASE NOTE: HIGH SCHOOL FILM COMPETITION is February 17-18th, 2024 but you apply through the same process at Filmfreeway under the High School category.