How To Submit

CALLING ALL WOMEN FILMMAKERS...
SEEKING FILMS BY, FOR AND ABOUT WOMEN

Whether you are a film student with a serious documentary, a rising indie star or an accomplished animator, LUNAFEST wants to see your work! We accept short film submissions from September 14th through April 1st each year, we seek unique stories created by, for and about women.

If your film is chosen by our LUNAFEST Board of Advisors, you get a $2,500 award. Even better, it will be screened by audiences at more than 190 venues throughout North America and serve as vehicle for raising awareness and funds for causes that women care about.

The Rules

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  • Pack it up nice. Review the submission guidelines and print and fill out the entry form, pack a separate DVD, clearly labeled with your name, address, phone and film title and send directly to us.
  • Help a good cause If mailing in, include a check or money order with your $20 application fee, made out to the Breast Cancer Fund. (Student fee is $15; No fee for international applicants.)
  • Questions? Call us at 510-596-6607 or contact us at lunafest@clifbar.com

 

 FUN LUNAFEST FACT

Since 2000, LUNAFEST has showcased the work of more than 110 women filmmakers and raised nearly $1.75 million for women’s causes throughout North America.

Why LUNAFEST?
Hear from our founder, attendees, filmmakers, and hosts.

Short Films By, For And About Women.

Looking For:

- Exceptional Storytelling

- Creative Delivery

- Powerful Messages

- A Bit of "Magic"