New York Women in Film & Television has partnered with Go IndieTV and iWomanTV to showcase the work of its talented membership through the Fourth Annual NYWIFT Online Shorts Festival. Members are invited to submit their short or mid-length films, TV pilots, and webisodes for consideration.
The festival will begin airing in January 2021 on GoIndieTV website, Vimeo, and Roku) and iWomen TV.New this year: selected films will be eligible for iWomanTV’s Audience Choice Award, the winner of which will receive $2,000.
Projects must be under 45 minutes long. Short projects are required to be under 26 minutes and Mid-length projects must be between 26-45 minutes. Projects completed prior to 2016 will not be accepted.
Projects must be submitted through Submittable. Submissions that do not follow the stated guidelines on Submittable (i.e. file type, size/dimensions of promotional images etc) may be disqualified.
The project must feature a current NYWIFT member in a key creative role. The NYWIFT member must be the person to submit the film to the festival. If you are not yet a NYWIFT member, but would like to submit your project, email firstname.lastname@example.org to join the organization.
Deadline for entry is November 13 at 11 p.m. EST. Late entries will be accepted up to December 13 at 11 p.m. EST but will be charged $25.